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  • Packing guide for the first-year university student

    Kids moving to residence? Help them get ready with these tips on what every first-year university student should pack.

  • 7 great back-to-school traditions

    We asked, you answered! Here are your favourite back-to-school traditions, from early-morning treats to mimosas by the pool!

  • 6 gifts for kindergarten grads $60 and under

    Know a child graduating from kindergarten? Celebrate the big step with one of these gifts for $60 and under.

  • How to deal with tweens and their emotions

    Dealing with tweens and their emotions can be tricky. And being on the receiving end of attitude from a moody tween can be tough. Here's how to make this emotional time less stressful for you and your child.

  • Parenting in a global culture: Adopted adults connect past and present

    As parents, we find ways to share cultural connections with our children. But for adopted adults, questions about family history can be complicated. Read on for two women's stories, plus tips for sharing the past with your kids.

  • How to have better relationships with siblings

    Relationships with our siblings are likely the longest connections we'll experience. Wouldn't it be nice if they were positive ones? Read on for strategies on how to forge a closer bond with your kin.

  • Tech gifts for Mother's Day

    Mom will love being up-to-date with a gift of the latest tech gadgets and gear.

  • Mother's Day gift ideas under $35

    Looking for a gift for Mother's Day that won't break your budget? We've got you covered with a beautiful range of gifts under $35 that will surely put a smile on Mom's face.

  • Mother's Day gift ideas under $100

    From journals to teas, our roundup of gifts for Mother's Day is sure to satisfy every mum on your shopping list. Show dear Mom some love with a thoughtful gift chosen especially for her.

  • The sandwich generation squeeze: How to balance work and family life

    More than half of Canadians are caring for children at home at the same time as their own parents start to ail. It's exhausting and the risk of burnout is real. Here are tips to help you achieve a better balance between work and family life.

  • 12 fun family date night ideas

    Make memories to last a lifetime by incorporating family date night into your weekly routine. From cooking dinner together to building on a family hobby, here are 12 date night activities that everyone will enjoy.

  • The importance of family date night

    Spend quality time with the ones you love and create happy memories that will last you a lifetime. Learn about why it's important to make family date night part of your routine.

  • 7 tips for raising an independent tween

    The tween years are a time of push and pull. Here’s how to help maintain a strong relationship with your child while still supporting her developing autonomy.

  • The Fringe Hours: How to reclaim time in your day

    Author Jessica Turner chats with Canadian Living about her new book, which encourages women to reclaim 'me' time during the day. Learn about the fringe hours and how they can add better value to your life.