Parents of younger children look aghast when I tell them my daughter just left home for university. I am incredulous when I hear how hard it was for them to leave their child at daycare or send them to overnight camp.
I’d never heard of Montebello before a colleague suggested it as a “drive-able” option for a winter family vacation. Neither had anyone else I’d asked. But it turns out this little village in western Quebec, with a population of 1,200, is a mecca for activity seeking families and rock stars alike.
With the myriad of financial considerations affecting the lives of Canadians, ensuring that we bring up our kids with the necessary level of financial literacy – the knowledge, skills and confidence to make responsible financial decisions – is absolutely essential.
To find the right look for Dad, big brother, hubby or friend, follow these five fashion tips for a nomination to the best dressed list this season.
During the holiday season, are you one of those people running from office to holiday party with only enough time to quickly swipe on lipstick – often without the benefit of a mirror? With a few simple tricks, taking your look from desk to dance floor is as easy as it is gorgeous.
The Challenge: Getting twelve family members
(grandparents, children and grandchildren) from Canada to Mexico and
keeping everyone happily occupied and well fed for a full week.
Half Moon Resort in Jamaica celebrates 60 years of providing families and couples with a private getaway on Half Moon Bay, nestled on the warm waters of the Atlantic Ocean. There is a comfortable feel to this resort, from the seven bars to the staggering 54 swimming pools, many of which are private for the villas or shared cottages which sprawl across two miles of beachfront, over 400 acres of land, including a 20 acre natural reserve.
Jason, dad of two, was approached by Walmart and P&G to get involved in their clean water initiative. The goal is to provide 25 million days of clean drinking water to developing countries. Since the campaign began in April of this year, they have been able to donate 15 million days’ worth.
Last year the entire country endured one of the longest, coldest and snowiest winters on record. Now’s the time to plan your winter getaway to warmer climes to avoid getting left out in the cold.