Canada Living

What are you thankful for?

October 10, 2016 Momsiecle 1

If there’s one occasion being celebrated in Canada that I appreciate the most, it’s the Thanksgiving day that is usually celebrated on the second Monday in October (in Canada). 2016 was a not so smooth […]

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Random Facts about Canada

July 1, 2016 Momsiecle 3

July 1, 2016 is Canada’s 149th birthday. In honor of Canada’s birthday and to recognize another milestone in Canada’s history and its achievements, I thought of putting interesting, fun and random facts about Canada: Canada’s […]

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The New Canada Child Benefit Starts in July 2016

June 2, 2016 Momsiecle 0

On March 22, 2016,  Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered his first budget wherein he discussed about the introduction of the new Canada Child Benefit—a simpler, tax-free and more generous one.  The current child benefit system is complicated, consisting […]

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Cultural Access Pass: a gift to new Canadians

February 28, 2016 Cristina 1

The proposed changes in  the Citizenship Bill C-24 announced by Minister John McCallum was a trending topic in Canada even until the weekend…. My family and I became Canadian citizens in  2014, even before all these talks about “Canadian […]