Should you have kids? There's a flowchart for that
The folks at momlogic.com have published this hilarious flowchart. It's a tongue-in-cheek graphic for helping readers sort out whether or not parenting is right for them.
Also in this vein, you might enjoy Are you man enough to be a stay-at-home dad? And while we're passing judgment on others, here's a story about what makes a baby name "elite." (Spoiler alert: Naming your daughter after someone who appeared on The Bachelor? That's for the unwashed masses. Choosing a name from a character in 19th century British fiction? Now that's the stuff of the popular website Nameberry.com.)
Some other stories you won't want to miss today:
Catherine Porter's column on a family that's taken drastic measures to reduce the toxic chemicals in their household, including a mom who makes her own deodorant.
Health Canada issues warning on older Fisher-Price 'Little People' toys, the skinnier ones manufactured before 1991 that your kids may play with when they go to Grandma's.
A profile of a new program that's helping kids get to school safely in a neighbourhood plagued by gun violence.
And apropos of nothing, our photo gallery of the world's greatest monkeys. (Hey, kids like monkeys!)