I have a pretty socially conscious friend group on social media. We have epic conversations about race, feminism, sex, Donald Trump, and gender—and most of the time, people’s contributions are pretty thoughtful. Yet every so often there’ll be a question that makes me grit my...Read More
When you speak with Randy Boissonnault, Canada’s new LGBTQ2 Special Advisor to the federal Liberal government, the first thing you notice is that he’s very enthusiastic. He speaks quickly, as if he’s afraid he’ll run out of time to tell you about his plans. That’s...Read More
You've probably seen them on street corners and in subway stations—Girl Guides selling their hard-to-resist cookies. Whether it's the classic chocolate, vanilla or chocolate mint cookie, the money raised by those boxes of delicious treats go towards many activities, including teaching the Girl Guides about...Read More
How did you learn about money? When I asked this question of millennial and gen x peers, I got a variety of responses. Read more on CBC.ca...Read More
If you look at the covers of November and December food magazines, you’ll see a theme: gleaming turkey, rich pies - both apple and pumpkin - and for Christmas, an array of cookies. Turkey might be the traditional Thanksgiving meal but in Latoya Hunter’s family...Read More
I always wonder why we tend to exalt the recently dead even when they were terrible at their job, so I decided to pitch it. Unfortunately, I couldn’t get enough sources to talk to me and time ran out so I killed the story. It happens, fortunately rarely. Still, I wanted to post snippets of what I did get.
Kath, Renee and Diane talk #whitefeminism. Then for Valentine Day’s they get really thirsty over Oscar Isaac, Idris Elba and Chris Pine. They discuss their Top 5 and their love of gingers. Finally, Kath tells you why you should rent or buy ‘Straight Outta Compton.’