Gift ideas for grandparents

Ooma Telo

This HD2 handset has a 5.08cm color screen to allow users to see the photo of the caller (stored in the phonebook) when the phone rings. Pictures and information about callers can be imported directly from Facebook, Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Outlook, etc. You can access your voicemail anywhere in the house and an intercom allows communicating with another handset, making this a very modern device. About $170 at Walmart, Costco and Future Shop.

This week
Getting ready to visit Santa

Is your child meeting Santa for the first time? Meeting this larger-than-life character can sometimes be intimidating for your little one. They could love him, just like they can burst out in tears!

Office parties

The holiday period is coming and before celebrating with the family, several people will celebrate at work. Are you ready for a professional party?

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.

Family values

Our aging parents and grandparents often say that our family values are on the decline. What do they mean? Let’s talk about family values, a heritage we should honor.