Posts filed under: New to Canada

By Sadaf Afshan Maple Syrup Festivals are a much loved Canadian spring time tradition. A visit to a sugar shack is a great way for the entire family to enjoy...
By Mariam Mazhar As a Muslim parent I feel frustrated by the entire buzz about the updates being made to the Health and Physical Health Education (Sex-Ed) Curriculum. I have...
By Muneezah Jawad Butt The debate about the new and ‘updated’ Health and Physical Education Curriculum is not a religious one. It’s a moral and ethical one and more so...
By Rahila Ovais Ontario parents are not holding back their concerns when talking about the new Health and Physical Education (sex-ed) curriculum introduced by the Wynne government. While we may...
By Khaula Mazhar   We wanna make sure they get the right information, Mr. Speaker.  ~ Kathleen Wynne to the Speaker of the House in response to MPP McNaughton’s question...
By Rumina Rizvi A hot topic in the news these days, the suggested updates to Healthy and Physical Education Curriculum are giving many parents sleepless nights. It is the same...
By Nadia Ali It’s that time of the year again, when we start collecting all paperwork in preparation for filing our taxes. The tax deadline is April 30, but families...
By Nadia Ali It’s that time of the year again, when we start collecting all paperwork in preparation for filing our taxes. The tax deadline is April 30, but families...
By Tabinda Nayyar Siddiqui Hurray! I got my degrees assessed. Now comes another daunting task as I need a résumé – actually a Canadian résumé. Résumé is a summary of...
By Tabinda Nayyar Siddiqui   I am a new Canadian who doesn’t know where to start or I have been at home for some time, where and how can I...