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7 Ways To Reduce Your Home’s Food Waste

  Food waste is a huge problem in Canada with a report from the United Nations suggesting that the average Canadian wastes 79 kilograms of food at home per year. Finding ways to reduce your home’s food waste is something we all need to work on. See below for seven easy ways to reduce your […]

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Tips For A Better Night’s Sleep

    A good night’s sleep is considered by many to be the foundation of good health. Adopting good, sleep focused habits will assist in a better quality sleep. Consider the tips below for achieving a better night’s sleep. Create a sleep routine. Aim to go to bed and wake up at the same time […]

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9 Simple Ways To Boost Your Mood and Productivity

  Who doesn’t want to be in a better mood and be more productive? Make sleep a priority. Aim for at least 7 hours per night. Exercise. Its no secret exercise can boost your mood and help your overall health. De-clutter. A messy, cluttered space can leave you feeling drained. Remove what you don’t need […]

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Florence Pietra Dura Art Workshop- See How It’s Made

  Photos – Pitti Mosaici The art of Pietra Dura- inlays of semi precious stones- flourished with the Medici family of Florence. Intricately hand carved semi-precious stones to achieve painterly, colourful works of art. We were lucky to visit Pitti Mosaici – a workshop in Florence, Italy which still uses 500 year old techniques to […]

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Where To Shop Online For Great Back To School Deals

  We’re well into August and its time to once again begin ‘back to school’ shopping. With many children returning to the classroom this fall, items like school supplies are again in high demand. Its always great to get a good deal on items the kids need, so we’ve pulled together some of our favourite […]

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Backyard Fun This Summer

  While many of us will be increasing the amount of time we spend with family and friends outside the home this summer, its likely that a lot of us will continue to spend more time at home.  Summer can be a great time to enjoy your immediate family, get active and have some fun! […]

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Fun Things To Do In Toronto Outdoors

  The weather is finally warming up and its finally time to get outside and explore! Toronto has many great places to visit and explore on a day out with the family or when venturing out for some alone time. Check out some of favourite Toronto things to do outdoors.    Evergreen Brick Works: A […]

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3 Natural Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products

  For many of us, keeping our homes and workspaces clean and safe has never been more important. Over the past few years, there has been a variety of great natural, eco-friendly cleaning products introduced to consumers. We share three of our favourites below.       Aspen Clean All Purpose Cleaner – Eco-friendly and effective […]

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4 Apps To Help You Get (And Stay) Organized

  There truly is an app for everything and getting and staying organized can be as easy as downoading an app. See below for some of our favourite organizational apps.   Microsoft To Do: This incredibly useful app will help increase productivity and decrease stress levels. Access a personalized daily planner with suggested tasks, create […]

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2021 Survival Hacks From Cathy Pedrayes

  Sometimes we all just need a light, fun video to brighten our day. GMA expert Cathy Pedrayes’ recently shared some of her best ‘survival’ hacks for life in 2021. From protecting photos on your phone to avoiding awkward situations, check out Pedrayes’ take on it all in the video below.   These hacks are so […]

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Fun Outdoor Winter Activities For The Family

  As we slowly move through February, taking time to enjoy the outdoors continues to be important for both physical and mental health. Getting outside for even a short period of time can do wonders for the spirit and mood.  Walk or take a hike. Take the kids tobogganing. Hit the local indoor or outdoor […]

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11 Simple Ways To Be Happier

  Who doesn’t want to be happier? It’s been a rough year for so many of us and its easy to get a little sad. The good news is that there are some simple, easy and effective ways you can add a little more happiness and joy to your life.    Get enough sleep! Aim […]

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Home Inspired Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

  Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and this year we’ve got some great gift recommendations that don’t include the usual flowers, chocolate or jewlery. With so many of us stuck at home, gifts that are geared towards home use are a great choice. Check out some of our favourite picks below.      […]

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Telemedicine Doctor Appointments Are Becoming Much More Accepted

  Pre-Covid, many Canadians gave little thought to virtual/telephone doctor appointments. The practise wasn’t common and the need wasn’t there. The norm was to visit a doctor in person for concerns. Not surprisingly, this thinking has changed. The pandemic has forced doctors to change the way they see and treat patients and more and more […]

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Trendy 2021 Home Decor & Accessories Under $100

  Interested in livening up your home this season? Adding new decor to your home can instantly improve the look and feel of your space. Check out some of the trendiest home decor and accessories for 2021 below.                    

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