The gift of giving

Appliances and electronics

We often forget that we can give our old appliances that still work but that we decided to change instead of throwing them away. Sort what is still usable and gift it to a family in need.

Organization to consider
  • Entraide Familiale in Outaouais : This organization gives support services to assist individuals and families with low income in the Ottawa region thanks to donations of furniture, appliances and clothing.

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! explains it all… in two minutes!