Quick tips to treat your child’s chapped skin

BY DOLLY GORDON Chapped face season is here! For kids, a chapped nose and lips can be painful during the winter months. Now, with our masks and the heat from our breath, their little faces will suffer. Here are a few ways to help your child’s chapping. Petroleum Jelly — Rubbing petroleum jelly, like Vaseline,…

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Why the poppy?

During the First World War, towns and farms were destroyed, forests were burned and the ground was cratered and muddy from the bombings and rain. Despite the wide-spread environmental damage, one thing survived. In spring, thousands of red poppies started to grow everywhere. When Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae from the Canadian Army saw the poppies in…

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