Family Matters podcast: Why all same-sex twins should get genetic testing

View link » LISTEN ABOVE: The director of the Twin Studies Center at California State University explains why all same-sex twins should get genetic testing. Are you a twin? And if so, do you know with confidence whether you are…

Family Matters podcast: Putting the father-daughter relationship first

View link » Connecting with your teen daughter may be as easy as a cartwheel or at least attempting to do one. READ MORE: Dads surprise cheerleading daughters with their own cheer routine That’s what some Alberta dads discovered when…

Crime Beat podcast: The story of Kelly Cook, the backup babysitter (Part 2)

View link » On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt brings you details of the Kelly Cook case that have never been reported before. In 1981, Kelly took a job to babysit for someone…

Crime Beat podcast: The story of Kelly Cook, the backup babysitter

View link » On this episode of Crime Beat, Global News crime reporter Nancy Hixt tells the story of Kelly Cook, a young girl who was abducted from Standard, Alta., 38 years ago. It was a scenario almost every parent…

Family Matters podcast: The cost of travelling as a family of 5

Calgary mom Caitlin Dillman says finding out she was pregnant with her third baby was a good surprise, but finding out how much it would now cost them to travel was shocking. “If it was a family of four, it…

Family Matters podcast: Should schools have a ‘no-cut’ rule for sports teams?

    An Edmonton junior high school is embracing a 14-member curling squad and a 37-person basketball team. The rosters for the junior sports teams at Michael Phair Junior High School have no maximum limit of players, meaning students who want…

Family Matters podcast: More Canadian couples living apart but in serious relationships

View link » Could you be together but live apart? Edmonton mom Olivia Weaver Pilip is doing just that. She has been in a long-term, long-distance relationship for more than two years and because of children, there are no immediate…