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Ask Ellie: Still-grieving widow might feel conflicted about new love

Ask Ellie: Still-grieving widow might feel conflicted about new love

Dream of blended family ended after suggestion of grief counselling
Ask Ellie: Despite close bond, twin daughters see mom's dating differently

Ask Ellie: Despite close bond, twin daughters see mom's dating differently

Serious conflicts between teenage twins should be handled thoughtfully by parents and may also benefit from professional counselling if the kids agree
Hey, colleague: How do you know when to cut it and run?

Hey, colleague: How do you know when to cut it and run?

Send questions about careers, productivity and work-life balance to kpn@glaciermedia.ca . Please include your name and location, or request to remain anonymous. Hey, Colleague: Lately, I've felt like my career has plateaued.
Opinion: How to encourage vulnerability in the workplace while keeping workers safe

Opinion: How to encourage vulnerability in the workplace while keeping workers safe

An increasing number of workers are demanding a more human-centric work environment, with space to express trust and vulnerability.
Illuminated mirrors recalled by Health Canada due to fire and shock hazard

Illuminated mirrors recalled by Health Canada due to fire and shock hazard

The RH brand of mirrors was made in China and sold between September 2015 and October 2021
Ask Ellie: Romance scam a damaging emotional see-saw

Ask Ellie: Romance scam a damaging emotional see-saw

If you get caught up in a romance scam, know that you did nothing wrong. Scams like this have happened to tens of thousands of innocent people.
Ask Ellie: New love with widower needs extra time, care

Ask Ellie: New love with widower needs extra time, care

A new relationship with a widow or widower needs caring consideration for the other’s loss and their ongoing grieving
Opinion: Can we raise livestock sustainably? A win-win solution for climate change, deforestation and biodiversity loss

Opinion: Can we raise livestock sustainably? A win-win solution for climate change, deforestation and biodiversity loss

The answer lies in silvopastoralism, an agricultural method that attempts to mimic natural forest ecosystems with livestock added into the mix.
Opinion: When you eat matters: How your eating rhythms impact your mental health

Opinion: When you eat matters: How your eating rhythms impact your mental health

Healthy eating is not just what you eat, but when you eat. Eating rhythms that are in sync with the circadian clock can benefit general well-being and may have a protective effect against mental illness.
Ask Ellie: Grieving stepson's behaviour is worrying and inappropriate

Ask Ellie: Grieving stepson's behaviour is worrying and inappropriate

He’s called several times after midnight, whispering because he’s in another room while his wife’s sleeping, stepmom says