Home » Archives by category » Columns
No safe shock – keeping kids safe from electrical harm at home

No safe shock – keeping kids safe from electrical harm at home

From gates on stairs to locks on cabinet doors, parents do their best to keep their children safe from in-home dangers, but one that is often overlooked is electricity. With many children now spending more time indoors, out of school and at home due to COVID-19, it’s important to be aware of the serious potential […]

Four simple ways to become involved in your community

Comments Off on Four simple ways to become involved in your community
Four simple ways to become involved in your community

Want to make a difference in your community but not sure where to begin? Here are some easy ways to get involved: Find your representative. It’s important to know who represents you in government decisions. Find out the contact info of your Member of Parliament and your local municipal councilor and don’t be afraid to reach […]

Continue reading …

Lies, scams and snake oil cures are spreading faster than the virus

Comments Off on Lies, scams and snake oil cures are spreading faster than the virus
Lies, scams and snake oil cures are spreading faster than the virus

Our latest column from William Thomas As we prematurely open up our economy, thereby risking a second and more deadly wave, it’s important to remain optimistic. I mean look at all the businesses that are thriving in this new and very nervous COVID-19 world–home wine delivery, landscaping companies, Netflix, Amazon, grocery stores, price gougers, money […]

Continue reading …

Digital literacy program flips the script with teens teaching adults

Comments Off on Digital literacy program flips the script with teens teaching adults
Digital literacy program flips the script with teens teaching adults

Knowing how to navigate new technology and the online world is incredibly useful today, allowing us to access product reviews, communicate with friends and family, and find endless hours of entertainment. It’s a skill that young people have in spades, having grown up in a digital world. A new community program is hoping to make […]

Continue reading …

The incredible story of the green egg

Comments Off on The incredible story of the green egg
The incredible story of the green egg

We all want to feed our families nutritious meals that are simple to make and affordable. Bonus points if the dish is fun to prepare and environmentally friendly. When preparing meals the whole family will love, a great option is using Canadian eggs. They are a fresh, local, high-quality ingredient available in all grocery stores […]

Continue reading …

Pain: What is it and how should you treat it?

Comments Off on Pain: What is it and how should you treat it?
Pain: What is it and how should you treat it?

We’ve all experienced pain before. From stubbing our toes to major accidents, there are two main types of pain: acute and chronic. Knowing the type of pain that you are experiencing is important when it comes to treating it. Acute pain This type of pain is generally in response to something: a cut, broken bone, […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 184123Next ›Last »