Meet the muses behind Robert Munsch’s most iconic stories

They were the kids who inspired some of the legendary author’s best-loved stories. Now, they’re all grown up.

The pandemic has proven that kids are not as resilient as we think

Children’s ability to bounce back has been pushed to a breaking point, and exposed some ugly inequalities
Artwork done by Thridev during the pandemic.

‘If we had to go back to school I’d be furious’: Kids on pandemic life

Kids on fighting boredom, too much screen time, and what’s actually better about life in these times

Regretting motherhood: What have I done with my life?

Forty-three per cent of Canadian parents have at some point wished they had no kids
Donald Trump, Jr., Ivanka Trump, Eric Trump, Tiffany Trump

’You can’t fake good kids.’ Of course you can.

Donald Trump’s kids reveal nothing about him. And every parent ought to know it.
Feschuk. Photo illustration by Sarah Mackinnon

Advil vs. Aleve: A conversation starter for empty nesters

From new aches to new (minimum-wage) jobs, there’s much to look forward to — a Top 10 from Scott Feschuk

The secret to success at school

Why kids need academic rigour the way they need play and water and food
Why children need to feel the pinch

Why children need to feel the pinch

From forcing kisses on relatives to hand-holding, kids may be losing their liberties

What is it about Spring Breakers?

Jessica Allen on the (slightly repulsive) allure of Harmony Korine’s new film
New bulletproof protection clothing for children

Colombian designer finds market for bulletproof kids’ clothes

Slim, stylish, and—in case of an emergency—a shield