LIFESTYLE




How To Effectively Practice Self-Care This Winter

  For so many of us this winter, in particular, feels endless. With many working and participating in school at home, the winter of 2021 can feel especially draining. That’s why it’s so important that everyone make an effort to practice self-care. Self-care isn’t hard, but making an effort to take of oneself can sometimes […]

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12 Things To Sell In Your Home For Extra Cash

  It’s a new year and a great time to make a little extra cash. January can oftentimes be a challenging month financially. The hectic (and expensive) holiday time period is over and January is a good time to take stock of your finances and explore different ways to earn extra cash. One option is […]

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Escape The Winter Blues With 5 Incredible Books

  January is the perfect month to cozy up with a good book and this month there is no shortage of great reads. Take a look at some of our favourites below.         The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins This brand new release will have you glued to your seat. A true thriller […]

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Groundbreaking Journalist Ginella Massa Makes History With CBC

  Groundbreaking television journalist and anchor Ginella Massa is making history as the first hijab-wearing host of a national television news program in Canada. The award-winning journalist’s new CBC show Canada Tonight with Ginella Massa begins on January 11. In a statement released when the announcement was made, Massa shared her excitement. “It’s a dream […]

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New Hotel Amenity: A Covid-19 Test

    In the ever evolving world-wide pandemic, few industries have been hit as hard as hospitality and tourism. In the hopes that the industry will improve in 2021, hotels are looking at new ways to make it (possibly) easier and more appealing to stay. NBC News reports that an increasing number of properties are […]

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Easy Ways To Entertain Family During The Holidays

    The holiday season can be full of excitement, but it can also lead to stress, anxiety and boredom. With many families off during the holiday season, it can be challenging to keep everyone busy. We’ve pulled together some of our favourite ways to stay entertained at home during the holiday season.   Games: […]

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How To Save An Extra $100+ Every Month 

    Can you use an extra $1200 plus per year? Of course, you can!  Maybe you’ve been dreaming of a 2021 vacation, purchasing a special gift for yourself or a loved one or just meeting that saving goal you have set out for yourself. Here are some tips for easy saving every monhth.    […]

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Beauty of Northern Manitoba Shared On TikTok

  This year has been hard for all and fans of travelling have been extremely limited on what and where they can go outside their own communities and countries. That’s why this story is interesting. In October, Vancouver native Micheal Downie and his father decided to explore the beauty of Canada in Churchill, Manitoba with […]

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Tips For A Better Night’s Sleep

  Everyone benefits from a good night’s sleep. Poor sleep habits can lead to a variety of issues and challenges including weakening of the immune system and even weight gain. Working to improve your sleep truly does have an abundance of benefits. See below for some helpful tips on how to get a better night’s […]

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Google Reveals The Most Searched Recipes Of 2020

At some point this year, many of us were baking up a storm. Everything from cakes, casseroles and breads were filling up kitchens across North America. This week, Google revealed the year’s most searched-for recipes and its clear many of us were craving comfort foods. Not surprisingly, sourdough bread and whipped coffee took the top […]

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Sought After Gifts For 2020

  For many of us, its been the strangest year on record and as 2020 winds down, we look to the holidays as a bright spot in an otherwise challenging year. See below for some of the most coveted gifts this year.      Games, including video and board games. Games are an easy way […]

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6 Ways to Support Your Local Small Businesses

    You often hear politicians urging Canadians to support their local small businesses. These ‘mom and pop’ shops are often the backbone of our communities.      Shop instore or online. There’s a good chance the item you may be inclined to purchase from a big box retailer will also be available at your […]

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Winter Fun – Toronto Announces T.O. Winter Parks Plan

  Earlier this week, the city of Toronto announced its T.O. Winter parks plan. The plan highlights new and enhanced exercise-based recreation activities in parks locations across Toronto. See below for info the city shared. Residents are encouraged to stay active this winter with members of their household at: 23 toboggan hills in neighbourhoods across Toronto 8 […]

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How To Avoid Overspending During Holiday Season

  With many of us holiday shopping in November, it’s important to create and stick to a holiday budget. Properly planning out expenses can help ensure you don’t skip budgets or simply overspend.  Check out some of our tips below for staying on track and on budget this season.   First off, create a budget […]

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Easy Gift Ideas For A Home Office

  Need something new, funtional and fun for your home office or want to gift something to someone for their office? Check out some of our top gift ideas for a home office this season.   Jabra Evolve 75 ($453.00): A good headset is a key component of a good ‘work from home’ experience. The […]

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