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More Canadians want accessible and aesthetic buildings in their communities

More Canadians want accessible and aesthetic buildings in their communities

A new poll shows only 47 per cent of Canadians admire the architecture where they live.
Living off the land again: As food prices rise, Pender couple returns to self-reliance

Living off the land again: As food prices rise, Pender couple returns to self-reliance

The Pender Island couple, who spent a year surviving on only the food they grew, raised, hatched, foraged or fished from their half-acre property, are at it again.
Ask Ellie: Deal with grief before taking on new life challenges

Ask Ellie: Deal with grief before taking on new life challenges

A parent’s death can shake stability and self-confidence. Grief counselling helps to regain perspective.
Ask Ellie: Marital spats are normal. It's how you handle them that counts

Ask Ellie: Marital spats are normal. It's how you handle them that counts

Learning to manage disagreements respectfully and leave them behind, is essential for a relationship to remain loving.
Erectile dysfunction medications pose serious eye condition risks, UBC study finds

Erectile dysfunction medications pose serious eye condition risks, UBC study finds

A word of caution for people who use these medications on the regular.
The federal finance minister bought new budget day shoes and Canadians are mad

The federal finance minister bought new budget day shoes and Canadians are mad

If the shoe fits.
Ask Ellie: Seek legal help to get keepsakes from estranged sibling

Ask Ellie: Seek legal help to get keepsakes from estranged sibling

Sibling feuds are emotionally draining and difficult to reverse.
5 twisty, scenic B.C. road trips to explore on a motorcycle this summer

5 twisty, scenic B.C. road trips to explore on a motorcycle this summer

We ride at dawn, but where?
How comfortable are you talking about racism?

How comfortable are you talking about racism?

Anti-racism data legislation and anti-racism act planned for B.C., says first parliamentary secretary for anti-racism.
Ask Ellie: Dad needs to help daughter cope with mom's absence

Ask Ellie: Dad needs to help daughter cope with mom's absence

When divorce upends a child’s life, the remaining parent at home must seek counselling help before moving in someone new
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