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Hi. I live in Oakville but work Downtown TO. Regular 9-5 type job. My wife works shift work less than 15 minutes from home. Usually it's steady mornings, afternoons or nights. Right now she's on afternoons so she leaves home at 2:45 everyday. This means I there's just over a 3 hour gap between her l...

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... seems to space drinks he’s on a 3h schedule except nighttime. For night we feed him cereal and milk at around 6Pm then he sleeps till around 1-3am but the rest of the time each 3h right on clock he ask for his milk. At what age should h start been able to space out more his feeding? Thanks ...

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I would like my children to aim high and major in Science, Math or Technology/Computers/Engineering etc. However I am not sure what kind of marks they are supposed to achieve in 10th or 11th to be accepted to reputed colleges or Universities in order to have bright future? Is it something like 80%+?...

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So here's a Coles notes: I'm in a middle of a separation. I'm searching for an affordable home for me and my kids to live in. We will have shared custody and co-parent our children (Girl 10yrs, Boy 8yrs). Ideally I would purchase a 3 bedroom house. The issue is housing cost are expensive and I want ...

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Hi. I live in Oakville but work Downtown TO. Regular 9-5 type job. My wife works shift work less than 15 minutes from home. Usually it's steady mornings, afternoons or nights. Right now she's on afternoons so she leaves home at 2:45 everyday. This means I there's just over a 3 hour gap between her l...

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Global News Live - https://globalnews.ca/news/5997182/parents-cupe-strike-rally-toronto/ Please don't turn this into a debate about unions. Take that to Off-Topic. I thought this would be useful information to share. This document was created by a teacher named Andrew Campbell. He's updating this do...

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Ok so GF and I have been arguing gently about this lol We give our kid Kirkland formula and sometimes he doesn’t take it all in the 1h after we heat it. GF insist that if it’s under 2h it’s fine to give it again to him, while i insist that we have to throw it at the 1h mark Whose right? Lol

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I just received this email from my kids' school: Dear Parent/Guardian: The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is involved in province-wide, central collective bargaining with the Council of Trustee Associations and the provincial government. At the Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDS...

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Our son, who is 2.5yo, started casa (3-6yo) at a Montessori in September. Problem is he should technically be in pre-casa but casa was the only opening available, there are a couple other kids in the class close to his age, a bit older, but the rest are much older. Because of this, they are not at t...

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I myself do not understand the desire to have kids. It's basically giving up your own life. Plus my view is that there is way too many people on the planet and we cannot keep reproducing at this pace, there is not infinite resources, which people don't seem to think about. I don't see any advantage ...

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Hi everyone, My colleague invited me to her daughter's birthday party. She's turning 7. I will be the only non-parent there, so I'm a bit worried about bringing the wrong thing. Can someone share some advice or ideas about what to give a 7-year old girl? Thank you so much!!

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Hi There, I am currently gathering info regarding travel systems and noticed one thing they had in common. Strollers that have a one-hand folding mechanism that stands up usually have the handle bars as the support structure. Wouldn't this cause additional wear and tear especially if the handle bars...

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Hello, I'm looking for recommendations for a good dentist for kids in the Mississauga area. I've taken my 5 year old to a regular family dentist and she needs a couple fillings. The dentist did his best to make her comfortable but has said he thinks she should see a pediatric dentist to have the wor...

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I myself do not understand the desire to have kids. It's basically giving up your own life. Plus my view is that there is way too many people on the planet and we cannot keep reproducing at this pace, there is not infinite resources, which people don't seem to think about. I don't see any advantage ...

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I would like my children to aim high and major in Science, Math or Technology/Computers/Engineering etc. However I am not sure what kind of marks they are supposed to achieve in 10th or 11th to be accepted to reputed colleges or Universities in order to have bright future? Is it something like 80%+?...

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Hello We have a 4 years old boy who was discharged from government funding speech therapy programs half years ago. Now we have to go private, Looking for experienced speech therapy for my tongue out speak boy. Thank you Rob

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... Ontario, but I would be willing to move to another part of Ontario if the requirements for the annual salary are lower there. I want to know : 1. How much annual income would be required by Children's Aid to do a domestic adoption in Ontario? 2. How much annual income would be required to do ...

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Some of these meds at the pharmacy are for 6 to 11 year olds. Looking for an AIO syrup or liquid that parents have used and effective. Some of the reviews are scary on some.

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My son is almost 2.5yo who is currently still sleeping in a crib but I think it's time we should transition him to a bed soon. I'm looking at mainly twin or double beds (we already have mattresses) with atleast a dresser and side table. We went to the Ikea bed sale last week and everything looks and...

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My newborn is about a week old and constantly cries from 1am to 5am every morning. It is exhausting to say the least. This seems to be colic. No matter how much he is fed, how clean his diaper is, he simply will not sleep in his bassinet without crying For those who have experienced this....what has...

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Hi. I live in Oakville but work Downtown TO. Regular 9-5 type job. My wife works shift work less than 15 minutes from home. Usually it's steady mornings, afternoons or nights. Right now she's on afternoons so she leaves home at 2:45 everyday. This means I there's just over a 3 hour gap between her l...

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Baby is 3 weeks currently 11 pounds and about 23 inches long He slept in his bsssinet since the start but the last 2 days we put him in the crib as we feel like he’s too big for a bassinet ( he likes to turn around) and he sleptd in his crib NP But today he refuse to sleep st all like we make him sl...

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I just received this email from my kids' school: Dear Parent/Guardian: The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is involved in province-wide, central collective bargaining with the Council of Trustee Associations and the provincial government. At the Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDS...

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My son just turned 1, and I just love holding/hugging him. I could do it for hours if he lets me (he prefers his mama) - it is probably one of the best feeling in the world for me right now.. I love to squeeze him in my arm... So at ...