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"It's all worth it," says couple who lost everything fighting for farm workers

Alberta's Eric Musekamp and Darlene Dunlop have spent 15 years and all their money on farm workers' safety.

How my middle-aged buddy went from broke to joining his hero's band

Mike Hodsall was ready to give up on his rockstar dreams. Then he heard D.O.A. was hiring.

How my middle-aged buddy went from broke to joining his hero's band

D.O.A. — Canada's original punk band — was hiring.

'Mother of the world': How Grace Bagnato helped Toronto's early immigrant community navigate the courts

Grace Bagnato, a one-woman ad hoc immigrant settlement agency in early 20th century Toronto, and Ontario’s first female Italian-Canadian court interpreter, flips the script on who should be remembered from history.

Living with the same disease that took her baby sister, this woman's fighting back

Sickle cell disease was a powerful bond between Beverly and Andrea Ndukwu, until it ripped them apart.

Living with the same disease that took her baby sister, this woman's fighting back

Sickle cell disease was a powerful bond between Beverly and Andrea Ndukwu, until it ripped them apart.

'It holds all the culture': How a Syrian man reclaimed his prized collection of ouds

After Syria's civil war uprooted his life, Radwan Altaleb fled for Canada, leaving behind his most prized possession: his collection of ouds, a stringed instrument, which he characterizes as 'the grandfather' of the lute, mandolin and guitar.

A recipe for grieving: After my mother died, I cooked to keep my family together

Toula Nikas's mother, Maria, held her family together through food. But after she died, no one could even bring themselves to turn on the stove — until Toula took matters into her own hands.

'It holds all the culture': How a Syrian man reclaimed his prized collection of ouds

After Syria's civil war uprooted his life, Radwan Altaleb fled for Canada, leaving behind his most prized possession: his collection of ouds, a stringed instrument, which he characterizes as 'the grandfather' of the lute, mandolin and guitar.

The mincemeat memorial — how I remember my dad at Christmas

On Jennifer Warren's first Christmas without her dad, she picked up one of his favourite traditions

A recipe for grieving: After my mother died, I cooked to keep my family together

Toula Nikas's mother, Maria, held her family together through food. But after she died, no one could even bring themselves to turn on the stove — until Toula took matters into her own hands.

A recipe for grieving: After my mother died, I cooked to keep my family together

Toula Nikas's mother, Maria, held her family together through food. But after she died, no one could even bring themselves to turn on the stove — until Toula took matters into her own hands.

'There was no love': Child migrants sent to Canada as young as 7 still asking why

Fairbridge Farm on Vancouver Island was home to 329 children sent from the slums of Britain in the 1930s and '40s. It was part of a program of the British government to populate its colonies while ostensibly also providing a better life for children.

Big food, big feels

The holidays can be joyful, but they can also be tough — especially for those who've lost family members. And when those family members helmed the food side of the proceedings, it hits you right in the gut. On this week's episode, two stories of daughters picking up the pieces in the kitchen.

The mincemeat memorial — how I remember my dad at Christmas

On Jennifer Warren's first Christmas without her dad, she picks up one of his favourite traditions.

Amazing Grace: Three recipes from Grace Bagnato

Grace Bagnato's legacy runs deep — and her recipes are no exception. Especially her famous meatballs.

Amazing Grace: Three recipes from Grace Bagnato

Grace Bagnato's legacy runs deep — and her recipes are no exception. Especially her famous meatballs.

At 11, I left Korea with one name. I arrived in Canada with another

Jennifer Yoon was Yae Gi Yoon when she got on the plane. That all changed when she watched Friends during the flight.

'There was no love:' Child migrants sent to Canada as young as 7 still asking why

Inside the boarding school that was home to 329 children between 1935 and 1951 —and how it changed their lives forever

How my epic fail of a preteen makeover made me a star. Sort of.

When Jennifer Warren's Grade 6 haircut went horribly awry, it led to an even more disastrous theatrical debut

How my epic fail of a preteen makeover made me a star. Sort of.

When Jennifer Warren's Grade 6 haircut went horribly awry, it led to an even more disastrous theatrical debut.

At 11, I left Korea with one name. I arrived in Canada with another

Jennifer Yoon was Yae Gi Yoon when she got on the plane. That all changed when she watched Friends during the flight.
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A tale of two Jennifers

Two Jennifers, at the age of 11, take flight towards a whole new identity.

'Write your stories': The advice that led one woman to coin a new music genre

Inspired by her unique lifestyle, Chelsea Savage has developed a genre she's dubbed "pipeline music."

Uprooted by their partners' work, pipeliner wives 'basically live two lives'

Giving up home and career to follow a partner working the line? For some women, it's the only choice