By Sonia Verma
Okay. Time sprang ahead, the snow FINALLY got packy here in Southern Ontario, and March Break is breathing down our necks.
WINTER IS ENDING, YO! Or so we hope. And that means it’s time for . . . If you said "spring," okay, sure, maybe. The truth, though, is that it's almost renovation season. Try to contain your joy.
Just in time, from Today’s Parent, here are some tips for planning and surviving major home improvement with kids underfoot.
No bones about it
Here’s the viral Love Has No Labels video, which uses supercool technology to make a very simple point: Love is bigger than any label.
Watch it, choke up, share it with someone you know.
Hey Girl, wanna dance with me in harem pants?
The Toronto Star cheerfully publishes damaging video of Ryan Gosling commiting fashion crimes and fancy footwork. See for yourself.
Are celebrity parents Just Like Us? Biologically, probably. Financially, no way in hell. In terms of loving their kids and insta-documenting their shenanigans? Oh yeah.
Check out Buzzfeed’s list of celebrity parents to follow on instagram.
Header photo: instagranph via instagram
What do I watch next?
Are you coming down from your House of Cards high? The Globe and Mail suggests seven other shows you should check out on Netflix.
Education = Good.
“There’s a difference between innocence and ignorance. Ignorance is dangerous.” — Toronto sex educator Lyba Spring, to the Globe and Mail.
Sexual predators are less likely to abuse children who know the correct names for their genitalia, perhaps because it suggests they are educated about safety, and discuss their bodies with their families. As well, these kids are better equipped to explain what happened if they are ever abused. Read the article here.