Category Archives: Home and Family

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Choose Natural Cleaners for Your Fall Cleaning

There are areas around the home you should take care of before the cold comes creeping back and your hibernation begins. Michelle W. Book, in-house holistic nutritionist at the Canadian Health Food Association, shares three simple DIY recipes for natural cleaners to help you get your home in tip-top shape. Read more

A Green Fall Maintenance Checklist For Your Home

Just like spring cleaning, you really should get your home ready for the winter. Here are a couple of projects that you will want to get accomplished although the weather is still nice out (or if you happen to be in the North, before the snow falls). These projects will save energy, button up your...
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Make Meaning Out of Mealtimes

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are often rushed times for families. Parents and children grab their meals around a busy schedule of school, clubs, sports, and work - and they can miss a great opportunity to connect with each other. Sitting down for a meal can strengthen family connection, increase quality communication and emotional support, and...
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Back to School Organization

Soon our homes will be filled with the sounds of "Mom, where is my homework?" As moms everywhere get geared up to battle the Back to School stress and vow once again to be more organized This year, let me offer some preventative medicine and time saving tips. Read more

Your Essential Home Project Toolkit

Embarking on a home improvement project is a fun and rewarding way to spend spare time. With a myriad of ideas available in books and on the Internet, ideas abound for quick makeovers that yield dramatic results and useful solutions. (more…)...
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