Practical tips on how to build and foster healthy relationships with your friends, family and loved ones.

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Get Kids On Their Best Behaviour

There’s no formula to perfect parenting, but there are some steps you can take to get your kids to simmer...

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Keep Kids Active

A jam-packed schedule is no excuse not to exercise. Instead of stressing about finding time for organized sports or the...

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Cure Wedding-Day Worries

Get rid of those cold feet: a smooth ceremony just needs to be well thought-out. Check out these tips to...

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Getting Through To Your Teen

Boundaries and structure provide a sense of security and safety for all of us. As a parent, it can be...

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Talking to Children About Death

Death is a painful experience – and one of the hardest parts for parents can be talking about it with...

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Is it Ever Too Soon to Discuss Death?

Death shouldn't be a taboo topic, according to the experts. And it's never too soon to introduce the topic. Here's...

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No Romance Required

Being single can be lonely, especially if you find it hard to meet new people. Meet Market Adventures, established in...

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5 Green Valentine’s Activities for Kids

Counter the commercial cards and chocolates and have a green Valentine's Day with your family. You can spread love with...

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Monitoring Tools

You can bolster talk with high-tech action, such as monitoring your children’s computer activity at home or restricting their access...

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Risky Business

Kid's Internet Safety Alliance vice-chair Paul Gillespie lists the following risky online behaviours your children need to avoid and that...

What Do Video Game Ratings Mean?

Virtually all video games have a rating symbol printed prominently on the box cover. The ratings are based on guidelines...

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Christmas Puppet Show

A Christmas puppet show is a tradition in many households, and it is a great way to get everyone in...

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Puppet Props and Backdrops

Capture some of the holiday magic by staging a puppet show. These props are fun and easy to make. Check...

Get Your Kids to Like School

"I don't want to go to school today." "Math is boring." "I hate homework." Tired of hearing these complaints? Here...

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The Truth About Deadbeat Dads

For decades, they have been pictured as living the high life -- driving their Porsches, vacationing in exotic places --...

Help Your Teen Get a Summer Job

Spring is the time for them to hone their job-hunting skills -- and get a jump on the competition.

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How Polite Are We: Reader’s Digest 2006 Global Courtesy Test

In July of 2006, we ranked the world. Out of 36 cities, Toronto placed third, Montreal 21st.

Baby Clothes: Dos and Don’ts

Are you in the know about the do's and don'ts of dressing baby?