Kristine Salzmann

COLUMN: Hush little baby, why are you crying all the time?

Surviving a colicky baby isn't easy, but there is light at the end of the tunnel.

COLUMN: Wireless kids are the best

Valuable lessons learned from a newborn's bout with a virus.

COLUMN: Keeping the joy alive

What do you tell the kids about the jolly old elf?

COLUMN: Deciding to delay screen time

How much, or how little, technology is beneficial for toddlers?

Corp. of Delta to look at bus funding issue

There is no solution to the problem at this time: Coun. McDonald

Deas Slough float home village goes to public hearing

Delta council hopes hearing will help clear up public confusion about the proposed development

Uproar over proposed radio towers in Point Roberts

Complaints about KRPI in Ferndale concern Tsawwassen and Point Roberts residents as radio station applies for move

All 4 dancers with special needs

Special Stars dance program – non-competitive classes that combine jazz and ballet for ages four and up – begins this September.

Showcasing the arts at the Blueberry Festival

Visual and performing arts on display through an ArtWalk and live entertainment

COLUMN: Growing up with a garden is good for little green thumbs

Research has shown that gardening improves children’s preference for fresh fruit and vegetables, and increases their knowledge of nutrition.

COLUMN: Parents get something out of social networking too

My salvation is family drop-in programs.

COLUMN: Not ready to break the bond

I feel fortunate I didn’t have to stop breastfeeding my daughter at 12 months or earlier as many moms do when they return to work full-time.

COLUMN: The preschool predicament

When it comes to long-term benefits, it’s not so much which preschool a toddler goes to, but whether they attend at all.

Celebrities, chefs pouring into the kitchen with Cloverdale TV host

Laurie Belle of Let's Get Cooking with the Stars, says her guests like to talk food – and charity – on her show.

COLUMN: Growing into fatherhood

Leader columnist Kristine Salzmann's husband shares how he felt becoming a parent.

Cloverdale author donates to libraries trashed by Hurricane Sandy

Surrey's Martin Crosbie sends his books to storm-ravaged areas.

COLUMN: Raise a reader – in any format

Fond memories are made when reading with your children.

COLUMN: We’re not used to used

Why isn't giving second-hand gifts socially acceptable?

COLUMN: Too much food for thought about healthy eating

Sometimes it's difficult to discern fact from fiction about what foods are safe for children.

COLUMN: Building pride as a stay-at-home mom

Why is there a need to justify such an important job?