Kathleen Lalonde

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Gardening Basics: How to use eggshells in your gardens

Gardening guru Marjorie Harris shows you how to properly prepare eggshells so they can act as a protective barrier for plants, as well as a seed incubator

Good Things for Painting

Banish messy spills and drips when using craft paint. Slide a rubber band over the open can, then gently wipe the bottom of the brush against the band each time you dip. This is perfect for small containers without handles. The brush will be less drippy, and the can's rim will stay clean, making it …

Remembering the Korean War

60 years after the end of the war, Canadians who fought are finally being recognized<p><i>The article below was first published July 21, 2013, in the</i> …

Exposing Canada’s ugly mental-health secret

Imagine for a moment that you have a child or teenager who is suicidal, suffering from depression, severe anxiety, an eating disorder, a drug addiction or another mental-health problem.<p>You can seek the care of a psychiatrist, a service covered by medicare, but the wait for an appointment is months, …

Tragic accounts of children left to die in sun-baked cars often elicit the question: How could a loving parent ever forget their own child? But experts say it's easier than you think. Here's why: http://bit.ly/15ixZ9O

On the fight against obesity, here's why one journalist argues demonizing processed food isn't helping, and says fast food should actually be part of the solution: http://bit.ly/12IMH4x Do you think it's better to try to ban 'junk food' or make it healthier?