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Author: Brandie Weikle

Brandie Weikle

Brandie Weikle is a Toronto-based journalist, speaker and the founder of The New Family, a blog site that explores and celebrates modern family life. She hosts The New Family Podcast and writes about the issues facing families today in her Toronto Star parenting column. As a part-time CBC journalist, Brandie reports on the workplace, labour market participation and employment equity, exploring the intersections of work and our lived experiences.

What Moms Really Need for Mother’s Day

A woman walks with her child in the woods.

Brandie Weikle is the host of The New Family Podcast. This post was originally published here.  I’m all for flowers, books and mani-pedi gift certificates. But the truth is moms really need forward-thinking policy change, the kind of game-changing, culture-shifting, brave-ass investments in everyone’s future that make raising up the next generation of taxpayers and gerontologists […]



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