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Welcome to the world!

I am pleased to announce the safe arrival of my second daughter on Sunday 28th June 2015.

After a relatively quick labor (my wife may not agree) Alexandra Carole entered the world for the first time. 204 more words

Personal

Letter: Women are more stressed than ever

Re: “The challenge of harmonizing family and work” (Opinion, June 30)

After reading Eva Pomeroy’s article, I couldn’t agree more. Women are more stressed than ever when it comes to finding work-life balance. 338 more words

Letters

365 Moments (D1): How Does Parental Leave Rank in Your Nation?

Remember when I wrote about creating a 365-day motivation guide of magical moments? Well today’s gratitude or magical moment comes courtesy of the generous parental leave and “cheap” daycare options available in Quebec, Canada. 167 more words

Life

Employers urged to support staff requests for unpaid parental leave this summer

MILLIONS more working parents are now entitled to request unpaid parental leave this summer.

The TUC said today it estimates four million extra parents now have the option to take unpaid parental leave under new rules which came into effect in April. 131 more words

Employment Law

Which family members do FMLA and CFRA cover?

Super basic question, but I’ve yet to find a simple, easy-to-read answer on the World Wide Web. So, here ya’ go!

FMLA and CFRA both… 385 more words

Parenting

Happy Father's Day...and Some Thoughts On Stay-at-Home Dads

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads and the grandads and the step-dads and the pet dads and the moms-who-are-dads and everyone who has or knows a dad they love!   254 more words

Motherhood

Here's How Dads Really Feel About Paternity Leave

The parental leave discussion continues, this time from dad’s point of view.

Taking a look at new dads, Boston College Center for Work & Family released  265 more words

Parenting