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Your children look up to you and imitate you. Are you a role model? Are you a symbol of happiness and adventure? What is a hero for you? For them?According to my 8-year-old daughter, a parent is the hero of his children when he is interested in w...Overcoming fatigue
As strange as it may seem, fatigue has become the new affliction of our techno age. For a very long time we believed that automation and innovations would make our lives a piece of cake. We were wrong!We are more tired than our parents, than our...My Writing Journey
Why I Write My Writing JourneyMy journey as a writer began in correlation with my career as a family medicine doctor. I was always fascinated by picture books, and the dream of becoming an author has always been tucked away in a safe place since ch...Is My Baby Developing Normally?
My baby is small, he doesn’t eat solid food yet, he doesn’t talk as much as the other kids his age, and he has no teeth. Sounds familiar? These are some of the question...Keep Them Safe: Prioritizing Your Child’s Personal Safety
Parents and school share the responsibility for teaching children about personal safety an...Strong Social Skills are priceless !
I first met Rosa (not her real name) when she came to DM’s Laval office for some advice. She told me her son ‘Adam’, loves going to school, and she loves to see the exp...Making a Budget Is Well Worth It!
There is a myriad of things you would rather do than make a budget. However, the peace of mind that comes with it is well worth it.It's easy to set aside some money fo...Students for Seniors: Helping the Elderly Thrive
When I was in high school, a close friend of mine started a program that he called “Studen...Afraid of the dark
It’s normal and very common for young children to be afraid of the dark, and it usually starts between the ages of 2 and 4 years old.The fear often manifests itself when there is a sudden life change or when your child embarks on a new step in his/...Going on vacation without the kids
Going on a trip without our kids can sometimes seem against nature. Yet, many parents choose to do so every year. We talk about the benefits of traveling without the k...
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