Fall is our absolute favourite time of the year. As teachers with kids, it's almost like it's our own new year. New clothes, a new plan of attack at work. And, let's not forget, it's the prelude to the amazing food and holiday celebrations that come...

Wedding showers are great. You register for a bunch of things you think you'll probably need, and all your friends and family head to the store and stock your house with all the goodies you need to start your new life together. And then they forget...