Inspiring, Insightful and Just Plain Wise Quotes From the Dalai Lama
Powerful words of wisdom to live by.
25 Feel-Good Movies on Netflix Canada That Will Lift Your Spirits
Looking to cure a case of the blues? These uplifting and inspirational flicks will surely do the trick.
How a Metal Shaving Kit Saved This Canadian Soldier’s Life in WWII
It wasn't until Pte. Clem Mageau's commanding officer noticed a hole in his knapsack that the young soldier realized his...
A Powerful Act of Kindness Meant the World to This Postwar Immigrant Family
My family's experience as postwar refugees in Germany had been difficult; arriving in Canada was a different story.
Revisiting My Late Grandfather’s Vintage Camera Collection
He loved his cameras—and now they're a family treasure.
Life Lessons I Learned From My Grandfather
Sometimes you do not get what you want in life, but in the end, what you get is better than...
These Funny Photos Are Sure to Put a Smile on Your Face
From animals striking curious poses to riotous family reunions, these crazy captures will brighten your day. Enjoy!
How Fly Fishing With My Daughters Brings Us Together
Teaching my daughters how to fly fish was also a lesson in the way that everything in nature is connected.
The Heartwarming Reason My Mom Got a Tattoo for Her 80th Birthday
Mom’s 80th birthday tattoo is just the latest example of her wild, newfound independence.
This Photographer Captures Life in the Congo’s Displaced Persons Camps
In an assignment for UNICEF, photographer Roger LeMoyne captures the resilience of...
I Met My Future Husband Through Our Shared Love of Cars
Would our initial encounter have been possible without the Meteor and the Corvair? Not likely. And look at us now!
These Love Letters From the 1940s Will Warm Your Heart
He wrote, “I’ve been doing a lot of thinking of our future and honey, I sure like it.” I knew...
The Heartwarming Story Behind This Car’s One-of-a-Kind Paint Job
When I’m driving “Old Red,” people see me coming.
How I Struck Up An Incredible Friendship With a Wild Black Bear
While hiking in remote British Columbia, I was approached by a black bear. I offered him a fish. He offered...
This Charity Uses Art to Fight Homelessness
Sketch Working Arts is on a mission to improve the lives of homeless and marginalized youth through creative opportunities.
How I Finally Made My Mom Laugh
In 1990, during a performance of my stage play The Bootlegger Blues at my reserve, Curve Lake First Nation in...
This Program For LGBTQ Seniors Provides a Network—And a Lifeline
Toronto's 519 Centre offers older participants a way to connect with others in their community.
Hockey Night in Hedley, B.C.
Fond memories of a small but vibrant town and their love of Canada's favourite pastime.
Welcome to Montreal Canadiens Ave—in the Maritimes
If you visit the Maritimes, as you approach Fredericton, look for the exit to Harvey, and follow that road for...
15 Profound The Good Place Quotes to Live By
No other TV series tackled philosophy quite like The Good Place. These wise—and hilarious—quotes from The Good Place can be...
I Never Knew How to Communicate With My Dad. And Then, One Day, I Wrote Him an Email
It's hard to talk to dads sometimes. The roles we often expect our fathers to play—protector, provider—can make them seem...
This Family Raised a Baby Canada Goose for a Year—20 Years Later, It Returned Home
When two adult Canada geese left their gosling behind, a human family stepped in to raise him. Many years later,...
When I Was a Young Girl, Roy Orbison Helped Me Make a New Friend
Few things are tougher than making friends at a new school. Thankfully, I had Roy Orbison looking out for me.
Why Newfoundland is the Kindest Province
When this vacationing family found themselves in need of a car in Newfoundland, a local's random act of kindness left...