From Moving Boxes to Movies – Making Toronto Relocations Easier for Kids

Moving is a time of excitement and newness, but it can also be stressful, especially for kids.  While some children go with the flow, others are very hard-pressed to embrace change.  All the moving boxes, de-cluttering and traveling can get incredibly overwhelming for someone who is young.  What they need is to feel more in control of the situation, and moms, dads and other family members can help. Continue reading

Find the Right Montreal Neighborhood So You Can Snag a Property and Get Those Boxes for Moving Ready!

Montreal is a gorgeous city, and if you’re planning a move to or within Montreal, you’re in for many cultural treats!  If you haven’t signed the dotted line and purchased a property yet, as well as rented boxes for moving, you’re probably in the process of determining which neighborhood will be suitable for you and/or your family.  Below are some of the top considerations to keep in mind when choosing the best area to live. Continue reading

Beyond Boxes for Moving – Simplifying the Merge to a Mississauga Multigenerational Household

Multigenerational households are on the rise in Canada.  According to some statistics, nearly 270,000 children live in a multigenerational home, reflecting about 3.1 percent of the households across the country.  This is an increase from a decade ago, and the trend seems to be taking hold.  After all, the benefits can be enormous from cultural, familial and fiscal perspectives.  The key is to make certain that the merging of two – or more – households into a single multigenerational home goes smoothly.  This effort goes beyond getting the right boxes for moving; it involves planning for success. Continue reading