Your Family & You
Plant a Family Garden
Planting in containers is the easiest way to please all your green thumbs.Read More
Family Cards Night
It's in the cards: how to host a family cards night.Read More
12 Low-Cost Ideas to Boost Holiday Spirit
Cut your budget and spread holiday cheer all season longRead More
15 all-time favourite games your kids will love this summer.Read More
And the Winner is . . .
Conduct Your Own Cookie or Cupcake Decorating Contest. Read More
Make Spring Cleaning a Family Affair
4 ways to get the entire family involved. Learn More
7 Ways to Help a Friend
Giving a friend or neighbour a hand with errands and household chores can be a lifesaver. Learn More
Colin & Justin Room Makeover Sweepstakes
See how Colin and Justin transformed our lucky winner Rose Kingdon’s kitchen into a sensational sanctuary. Learn More
Cool Things to Do Outdoors
If you’re stumped for inspiration this summer, we’ve got a collection of outdoor activities to keep your family’s interest piqued all season long. Learn More
Get Cooking with your Kids
Here are some of the tricks we tried to get our kids to help in the kitchen Learn More
Rise and Shine Time Savers
Organization is even more important when your child is not a morning person (do we hear sympathetic groans?). Here are tried-and-tested tips to get kids up in the morning and out the door!Learn More
Holiday Savings for Your Family
From grocery shopping to gift wrapping, get control of your family’s personal spending this season by taking these simple steps to help save money. Learn More
Creative Toy Replacements
As a parent, I’ve sometimes made the mistake of buying toys for my kids, thinking that they will entertain my children for months. Learn More
Outrageous Acts of Kindness
Whether your family's talents range from singing and dancing to cooking and collecting, reach out and touch someone's life this season. Learn More
7 Spring Must-Dos
Ready to tackle this year's big spring clean? By breaking down tasks day-by-day, in a week's time your home will be sparkling top-to-bottom. Learn More
Winter Family Fun
When we asked you to tell us how you have fun during the cold winter months, we could never have expected all the fantastic ideas you came up with. Learn More
Perfect Family Parties
When you get family members involved in party prep, everyone will get more out of the event! Learn More
Preserving Autumn Leaves!
Collect and preserve autumn leaves to bring the beauty of the season into your home. Learn More
Making Family Chores Fun!
Introduce your kids to new ideas and skills that will help keep the family home clean and organized during the school year. They’ll also learn to take pride in a job well done! Learn More
Make your home clean and green!
With warmer weather in full-swing and the season of outdoor adventure beginning, it’s a perfect time to reflect on your relationship with the earth. Learn More
New Year, New Family Traditions
Happy 2008! With the bustle of the holiday season behind us, it may seem as if most celebrations are dying down. Learn More
Save Time for Your Family
Doesn't it seem like there's so much more time during the summer? With the kids back in school, time can become very precious. Learn More
Once again, Diane’s mailbag is filled with your questions.
- Dear Diane,
My family has so many photos that we’ve collected over the years, but they’ve been doing the same thing all this time – taking up space on our mantle, side board and fridge. Do you have any fun ideas for making the most of our family photos?
- - Lauren, Mississauga, ON