Five easy tips to save big on summer fashion

Five easy tips to save big on summer fashion

We all feel the urge to revamp our style with the latest offerings when the seasons change. But it’s easy to go overboard on spending when it comes to your summer wardrobe. Here Jessica Moorhouse, a personal finance expert, shares tips that will help you maximize your dollars on this season’s top looks. Take inventory. Before […]

A secret ingredient puts a twist on this traditional street food

A secret ingredient puts a twist on this traditional street food

Have a bit of fun with these corn dogs from Ontario Bean Growers featuring all-beef wieners coated in a cornmeal and white bean batter then deep fried until golden-brown. White Bean Batter Corn Dogs Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 20 minutes Serves: 4 (2 corn dogs per serving) Ingredients: Canola oil for frying 1 cup (250 […]

Teaching your kids to make healthy choices

Teaching your kids to make healthy choices

As a parent, you are one of your children’s most important role models and their best source of support for achieving a healthy lifestyle. Here are a few tips to help set them on the right track for a fit body and mind. Demonstrate how to manage stress in a healthy way. Whether it’s a hard […]

Looking for summer activities? Start a bucket list

Looking for summer activities? Start a bucket list

With the kids at home, long weekends and some vacation days to use, it can be hard finding exciting activities to do. A fun idea is to start a bucket list and check off activities as you go. A new survey by Intercontinental Hotels Group revealed the top three bucket list experiences Canadians are most […]

Three tips to light up your backyard

Three tips to light up your backyard

Today’s homeowners are managing busy schedules and daytime commitments, leaving little time to take advantage of their backyard during daylight hours. With the addition of lighting, you can extend the use of your outdoor space, turning it into a nighttime retreat. Here, the Electrical Safety Authority and gardening expert Frankie Flowers share tips to achieve […]

Sneaky summer learning tips from Amber Mac

Sneaky summer learning tips from Amber Mac

School may be out, but does that mean you need to hit pause on learning opportunities for your kids? Absolutely not, says Amber Mac, a Canadian tech expert. “There’s a wonderful opportunity to sneak learning into so many of the wonderful things that families are already doing throughout the summer. It’s a bit like how […]