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The gift of giving

Furniture

Furniture is expensive and is often still usable when we decide to replace it. More and more places are now collecting old furniture so that others can benefit of advantageous prices.

Organization to consider
  • L’Entraide les Amis de Montreal: This organization helps the people that live in disadvantaged neighbourhoods in Montreal: St-Henri, Pointe-Saint-Charles, Côte Saint-Paul, Ville Emard and Verdun. Your old furniture, appliances and clothes are sold cheaply or given to those who really need it.

This week
The return of heat rash

It is a small, bumpy rash and yet, it can cause great discomfort and make baby irritable. We missed the summer but we definitely didn't miss heat rash! Here are some tips to try to prevent and relieve them.

The dangers of hyper-education

The growing number of young people suffering from burnout, performance anxiety and depression is causing concern. Hyper-education has been at the heart of hot topics for some years now.

Having another baby after a difficult pregnancy

Pregnancy is supposed to be a moment of pure happiness but when the reality is quite different, you may feel unsettled, disappointed and even apprehensive about trying for a second child.

Children and the concept of time

“Tomorrow”, “in a week”, “after sleep”, “in a month”, “wait a minute”, etc. All these notions are hard to understand for very young children! Motherforlife.com explains it all… in two minutes!