Alanna Mitchell

Alanna Mitchell is a Canadian journalist, author and playwright whose first full-time job was at the Financial Post. She covered financial institutions and real estate in the past, but now specializes in science reporting. 

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Save this Summer, Pack a Family Picnic

A big part of Danielle Binns' summer family fun is taking her three kids on day trips in the city. Parks. The beach. A museum. But her secret to making it enjoyable — not to mention nutritious and wallet-friendly — is to pack a family picnic. And that's not just lunch, but also snacks, bottles of icy lemon water, plus a few...

May 21st, 2019 | Alanna Mitchell