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April is Parkinson’s awareness month

Many of us can relate to juggling a career while parenting young children. Now imagine adding a debilitating disease to the shuffle, one that takes years to diagnose because you are, supposedly, too young to have it. Karen Gross of Portage la Prairie, Manitoba was just 34 when, as a teacher and mother of two

Why God Gave Us Dads

He knew we’d need protection And shelter from the cold Food to eat and clothes to wear And memories when we’re old. He knew we’d need instruction To guide us day by day He knew we’d need a gentle touch When going our own way. He knew we’d need a champion When threatened by a



A Tribute To Fathers

To whatever extent possible, be there, and know that you are irreplaceable. As a daughter, wife and mother, I wish to share my appreciation and heartfelt thanks to dads everywhere. To the regular, ordinary ol’ dad – I salute you! You’re in a no-win situation. Try too hard to keep food on the table and