4 Things to keep in mind when caring for your dog

by Marina Gentile Owning a family dog has become quite popular. They are innocent, loyal, and will offer you companionship and unconditional love. Anna Maria Ranieri, owner of Pampered Pets of Westmount, has been in the pet business for 13 years. She sugg...

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Valuable Strategies for Breastfeeding Success

The benefits of breastfeeding for baby and mother are well known. In fact, exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months is recommended by several health organizations, including Health Canada and the Canadian Paediatric Society. Around the six month m...

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EQ-Educating the Heart-The Other Kind of Smart

by Lydia Waruszynski, M.Ed No doubt parents play a pivotal role in their children’s academic achievement. However, parents are also at the helm of shaping yet a different- and even more important- type of education: their children’s emotional intellig...

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4 Tips for Quick and Successful Potty Training

1) Timing is Everything Choosing the right time to start potty training is the first key to success. Not all children are ready at the same time, so don’t be so concerned with how old your child is. Instead, watch for signs that he is ready such as ...

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4 Study Habits to Teach Your Child

By: Alicia Ardelli ​There’s nothing most children and teenagers dislike more than studying for an upcoming test. For some, it can be one of the most tedious task to complete throughout their school years. However, using study tools or getting into reg...

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Stationary bikes can help children with ADHD

By: Alicia Ardelli Classrooms are always evolving and teachers are constantly looking for ways to improve their students’ attention during class time. On top of introducing methods that make it easier to deliver material to children, some teachers are p...

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4 Summer Getaway Spots for Families

By: Alexander Sciola Summer is quickly approaching, and for most parents, that is music to their ears. Pretty soon, the kids will be out of school, while parents plan a family vacation. For many families, this can seem like an overwhelming task as travel...

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