Boost Your Mood With Houseplants

BY DANIKA LAVOIE-ROCHETTE After a winter such as this one, with ample amounts of snow and record-breaking cold weather, it’s easy to start looking forward to the warmer temperatures that usually come with spring. When we think of this timeof year, we picture flowers budding and gardens sprouting. Although gardening season isn’t far away, one…

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The Impact of Cannabis Legalization

BY KYLEEN GRAY The legalization of cannabis is a major cultural shift in our country — especially since (ahem) until now we’ve been telling kids that drugs are bad. Significant education is required to support our youth and their families in understanding how this change will impact their lives, those of their families, and society…

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New Family Programs at Levack Public School

BY SAMANTHA BRAZEAU-WILSON In September, EarlyON Child & Family Center (ON y va Chelmsford) and Our Children, Our Future (OCOF) partnered to bring free early learning and family support programs to Levack Public School which were previously not available within the community of Onaping Falls. “Our families deserve equitable services and opportunities,  so I made…

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Morning Rituals You Should Try This Month

BY SAMANTHA BRAZEAU-WILSON Originally published in Makeful. Read the full article! Mornings can be tough. Your alarm sounds at the break of dawn, and you hit snooze. Once you find the energy to drag yourself out of bed, you rush to get out the door. You feel groggy all day and struggle to stay awake….

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