Family life

A few tips for a successful routine

A few tips for a successful routine

Let us start by saying that the routine we’re referring to here is synonymous to stability. All forms of stability provide a feeling of security to children of all ages.

August 17, 2020
Kids' participation to house chores

Kids' participation to house chores

From an early age, children can do little chores and simple tasks. All that is needed is a little encouragement and understanding of their capabilities.

August 5, 2019
Outdoor chores ideas for kids

Outdoor chores ideas for kids

A great way to forge your kids’ character is to get them to help you with chores around the house. Here are some outdoor chores ideas they will love to help you with!

June 10, 2019
Are you ready to change your clocks?

Are you ready to change your clocks?

At 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 2nd, 2014, we’ll return to Standard Time, which means one more hour of sleep and a possible disruption of our sleeping patterns.

October 27, 2014
Allowance: more than pocket money!

Allowance: more than pocket money!

Giving one, or not giving one? A difficult decision that involves a lot more than the simple dollars you will pay. Managing a little wallet comes with many other lessons.

January 10, 2011

This week
Surviving Christmas shopping

With your shopping list in hand, you are finally ready to start your Christmas shopping! To survive this extreme experience, here are our top tips.

Best Christmas planning tips

Do you feel like you’re running around like a crazy woman and still can’t get to Christmas in time, like everyone else? Professional organizer Caroline Rochon shares her best tips to plan Christmas!

How to make peace with your mother-in-law

Rival? Friend? Second mom? Witch? Is your mother-in-law a handful? Do you not know how to react anymore? Here are three scenarios and three solutions to help you.

Spending less this Christmas

Rest assured: it is possible to have a great family Christmas without spending all your savings. The Holidays are a good opportunity to start using wise tricks to spend less!