Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Essential oils (EOs) are volatile aromatic oils extracted via mechanical pressing (cold-pressed) or steam distillation of plant parts, such as leaves, roots, stems, flowers, and bark (1) (2). These concentrated extracts have been used in aromatherapy and folk medicine to treat and manage ailments such as cold, flu, and insomnia
A tax credit wouldn’t have helped me when I was stuck on 12 waitlists. It won’t help the mother struggling to pay fees each month, or the parents whose daycare closes overnight. Canada has never been closer to having an accessible, affordable child care system. Eight provinces and territories have signed deals with the Trudeau
If you love crafts and want a new drawing challenge, stay to know the following 3D pen crafts. With this pen, you can do many things, for example, repair broken objects or create beautiful decorations that adapt to your taste and personal style. You can bring to reality all those ideas that they have in
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Breakfast is the first meal of the day that a person eats hours after their last meal the previous night. Research highlights that children who regularly eat wholesome breakfast have better weight control, better muscle coordination, higher physical activity level, improved alertness and memory, improved cognitive and academic performance, and
INCREDIBLE GLUE HACKS Hello, everyone. Today, we’ll surprise you a lot. Do you know that a glue gun is not only meant for mending things? In fact, hot glue and a hot glue gun can work as a 3D printer. The coolest thing is that you can create practically anything from scratch with this useful
When Parker Kraychy started grade one, his mom, Kristi Kraychy, heard nothing but positive reviews about his behaviour. He was a total angel, said his teacher; he worked hard and listened well. Naturally, Kraychy was pleased—but she could hardly believe it. That’s because Parker was routinely a hot mess at home after school. Angry, yelling
If you are a newbie in the kitchen and it takes many hours to prepare your dinner, don’t waste any more time. Today we will fill your life with many cooking hacks to make the best use of your time. Finish your dishes quickly and save time to enjoy your meal with your best friends.
Image: iStock As a breastfeeding mom, you often need to eat nutritious foods, such as prunes. Drinking prune juice and including prunes in your diet can give you enough energy and nourishment when you are nursing your little one. So, today we talk about prune juice and prune, how safe it is to consume the
Do you want to be the most popular person at your family celebrations? If you’d like to make everyone happy, this time, you will learn effortless magic tricks. You don’t have to be an expert to achieve illusions that will impress everyone. Start practicing with these tips and become the best magician in your neighborhood.
Remodeling your house will be easy after knowing the DIY furniture hacks that we will give you today. Do you want to change the style of your room? Maybe you would like to have unique decorations, but you don’t want to spend much money. This video will help you find many ideas that you can
While most kids learn to read around grade one, the foundational skills are developed long before that. Here’s how parents can help. The process of learning to read starts long before kids actually sound out letters on a page. Here’s how parents can lay the ground work and help kids gain some basic skills at
SURPRISING IDEAS WITH FOOD Hello, everyone! There are so many awesome and unexpected ideas with food! We prepared for you the coolest ones, tested them, and served for you on a plate! Be careful, some of these crafts are not edible (watch this video up to the end, and you will see what I mean).
Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE The American Academy Of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry estimates that 40% of children are left alone at home at some point in time. As a parent of young children, you might also have to eventually leave your children alone at home for one reason or another—work, errands, or other social responsibilities.
School lunch should fuel kids up for learning. But what does that actually look like? We asked dietitian and mom of three Sarah Remmer. What should be in a kid’s school lunch? A: The keys to a school lunch are nutrition, variety and balance. I offer at least five items in my kids’ lunches so they
When Natalie Romero’s daughter was sick with a stuffy nose, fever and a cough, she brought her to the emergency department—while second guessing herself the whole time. “Her fever wasn’t going away, and she was starting to have a harder time breathing, but at the same time, I worried that she wasn’t sick enough to
Every September, my class of kindergarten kids look at me in excitement. They don’t know it, but this is the year they’ll start learning to read: learning the letter sounds, sounding out words and eventually reading sentences. Some sail through and become masters before the year is over. Others take longer, but I know they’re
Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Crying is a normal emotional response and a part of development (1). Children may cry for several reasons, including pain, fear, sadness, confusion, frustration, fatigue, and anger, or when they are not able to verbalize their feelings. They may also cry when they are unable to handle certain situations and their
Looking for new ways to spend time with your pets? If you have a lot of free time and would like to play and have fun with your dog or cat, stay tuned. We will give you the best pet hacks to give a twist to your relationship with animals. We will teach you some
Sometimes enjoying a pregnancy is a complete challenge. Although this is one of the most beautiful times, carrying a big belly can be difficult. If you want to know some great tricks to make your life easier while waiting for your baby, stay with us. Here we will show you many pregnancy hacks that will
Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE Timely vaccination for babies is essential as it ensures adequate immunity against potentially life-threatening diseases. Vaccines are developed and issued for widespread use after extensive research on their safety and efficacy (1). There are different types of vaccines, and most contain an inactive or weakened form of the pathogen or