IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that as of April 30th, 2014 at 1 a.m. EST these forums will no longer be available.

We want to thank everyone for contributing to this community and sharing your insights over the years. We hope you continue to chat with us on Facebook, Twitter and our other social media channels, as we find most of readers are reaching out to us and each other on those channels now. As for the forums, we encourage you to start saving any of the content you would like to keep on your personal device(s). If you have questions regarding our decision to discontinue the message board community, please email website@todaysparent.com. Thank you again and we look forward to connecting on Todaysparent.com, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube and Google+!



Community

Welcome

(2 Items)
Title Posts
There are no unread messages in this message board

Community Announcements

Welcome to the Todaysparent Community! Stop in here first to view our Community Guidelines and other exciting new content or events.
12
There are no unread messages in this message board

Latest Issue

Got something to say about the latest issue of Today’s Parent? A question for our editors? An idea for an article or a question for our experts? Chat with us here.
24

Family Life

(12 Items)
Title Posts
There are no unread messages in this message board

General

A place to chat about a variety of topics
29024
There are no unread messages in this message board

News & Views

Here's the place to discuss current events, issues surrounding parenting, the latest news and other topical things on your mind.
Latest Topic - New Carseat Guidelines
2014
There are no unread messages in this message board

Family Budget

Looking for advice from other parents about RESPs, money-saving strategies, or other family finance matters? Share your thrifty ideas and insights here!
Latest Topic - Sears Disappoints
683
There are no unread messages in this message board

Home & Garden

Are you looking for home decorating ideas or have gardening tips you'd love to share? Or maybe you need help dealing with stains, spills and other domestic disasters. Swap advice on your home and garden here!
Latest Topic - bath mats
1625
There are no unread messages in this message board

Education

Whether your child is in preschool or in high school, stop by this forum to exchange ideas on education, teachers and learning.
1827
There are no unread messages in this message board

Pets

Kids and pets seem to be an inevitable combination -- or is it? Discuss the many joys and perils of pet parenting right here.
Latest Topic - Our house is a zoo!
814
There are no unread messages in this message board

Tech

Love to talk about the latest gadgets, or are looking for some helpful advice? Use this forum to connect with other parents to discuss these topics.
512
There are no unread messages in this message board

Virtual Garage Sale

240
There are no unread messages in this message board

Crafts

This forum is a place for parents to discuss crafts to do with their children, or ones they enjoy on their own. Post your favourites and share ideas and techniques with others.
Latest Topic - Digital Scrapbooking
195
There are no unread messages in this message board

Toys & Books

Entertaining the kids can be fun and educational with so many products on the market. But how do you know what's best for your kids?
916
There are no unread messages in this message board

Celebrations

It's time to celebrate! Use this forum to swap ideas and experiences with other parents about seasonal Holidays, celebrations, birthday parties, baby showers, weddings or other festivities.
Latest Topic - Valentines gift for kids?
566
There are no unread messages in this message board

Style

Are you really into fashion and beauty, or a great-deal maven? Use this forum to connect with other parents to discuss these topics.
Latest Topic - Fall wardrobe for YOU!
629

The Early Years

(1 Category, 5 Items)
Title Posts
There are no unread messages in this message board

Getting Pregnant

Thinking about having a baby? Do you have questions and concerns about pre-pregnancy issues? Join our forum and share your experiences, thoughts and advice with others.
Latest Topic - I have to ask
956
There are no unread messages in this message board

Being Pregnant

Expecting a baby? Share your experiences and questions about pregnancy and childbirth with other community members. We encourage you contribute to the other trimester forums throughout your pregnancy and help support this unique community.
2269
There are no unread messages in this message board

Breastfeeding

Do you have questions about breastfeeding or would like to talk about breastfeeding with other moms? Use this forum to discuss breastfeeding issues, questions and experiences.
Latest Topic - Long time no post
902
There are no unread messages in this message board

Your Baby

These busy years are full of fun and also some frustration – but they go by so fast! Take a breather in this forum to ask questions, share stories and swap advice with other parents of babies and toddlers.
669
There are no unread messages in this message board

Your Toddler & Preschooler

Share your toddler trials and triumphs
Latest Topic - The Morning Routine
854

Health

(2 Items)
Title Posts
There are no unread messages in this message board

Family Health

Sharing ways to keep your family healthy
Latest Topic - Allergic cough?
4658
There are no unread messages in this message board

Fitness & Weight Loss

Whether you're a health nut or a beginner, this is the place to swap tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle and find support in your quest to lose weight and/or get fit!
768

Food & Recipes

(1 Item)
Title Posts
There are no unread messages in this message board

Food & Recipes

Trade your family's favourite recipes and discuss food ideas with other parents.
Latest Topic - Your Favourite Recipe?
13466

Parenting

(9 Items)
Title Posts
There are no unread messages in this message board

Special-Needs Parenting

Use this forum to share information and find other like families dealing with special need situations or uncommon disorders.
1287
There are no unread messages in this message board

Adoptive & Foster Parenting

Use this forum to share information and support on adoption issues, both abroad and within Canada, as well as foster parenting.
48
There are no unread messages in this message board

Single Parents

Use this forum to discuss the challenges of raising children in a one-parent family.
2270
There are no unread messages in this message board

Step Parenting

Use this forum to share your questions, thoughts and advice about issues relating to step-parenting or blended families.
139
There are no unread messages in this message board

Same Sex Parents

Connect with other same-sex families
Latest Topic - please see News and Views
34
There are no unread messages in this message board

Parents of Multiples

Raising multiples is an amazing journey! Share your stories
6
There are no unread messages in this message board

School Age, Tweens & Teens

Allowance, playdates, behaviour conundrums, and becoming adults… Connect with other parents to share your questions, thoughts and experiences throughout your child’s & teen's years.
1871
There are no unread messages in this message board

Sex & Relationships

Use this forum to discuss your relationship with your partner or other important relationships in your life. Although sex talk is allowed here as it pertains to your relationship, please avoid explicit or graphic details.
921
There are no unread messages in this message board

Separation & Divorce

Use this forum to discuss relationship breakups, custody issues, and the effect they have on children.
Latest Topic - some progress
2045
Announcements
This is the spot for you to meet other parents, swap advice and share ideas. We want to foster an environment that is supportive, inclusive and informative to all parents so please make sure to read our Community Guidelines before you get started.
Top Kudoed Authors
Users Online
Currently online:4 members 31 guests
Please welcome our newest community members: