Are your favourite outdoor summer spots at risk for ticks?

Are your favourite outdoor summer spots at risk for ticks?

We all enjoy spending time outside in warmer weather, whether it’s at the cottage, camping or having a picnic. However, with a rise in the number of cases of Lyme disease and risk of other tick-borne diseases across Canada, precautions should be taken if our hangouts are at risk for ticks. The risk of getting […]

Breathe new life into family heirlooms

Breathe new life into family heirlooms

Passing down personal treasures is a common practice for those planning ahead. Today, many of us do more than preserve inherited possessions. With a little creativity, you can give almost any dusty antique or unusual collection a modern edge. Janette Ewen, design and lifestyle expert, has partnered with Arbor Memorial to share some inspiring ideas […]

Five garden-to-table herbs to try

Five garden-to-table herbs to try

Herbs are the perfect way to freshen up your garden and dinner plate. A few minutes is all it takes to pick up some herbs at the store and start an edible garden that will add a seasonal kick to your meals. “Herbs are easy to grow, require little maintenance and are equally at home […]

Staying fit with your kids

Staying fit with your kids

Exercising as a family is a fun way to get outside in nature, reduce stress and bond with your kids. One new fitness trend that’s perfect for parents and kids is plogging, which combines the activity of outdoor jogging with picking up litter as you go. First started in Sweden in 2016, the plogging craze […]

Joining the gig economy? 4 tips for getting the job done right

Joining the gig economy? 4 tips for getting the job done right

Whether you run a side hustle or work freelance, now is a good time to make sure you’re equipped to successfully manage your business. Here are four areas to focus onto keep on track: Business Structure. If you’re just starting out, get professional advice to determine the business structure that works you. Whether you choose to […]

Five ways to keep your dog healthy this summer

Five ways to keep your dog healthy this summer

As the weather warms up and you prepare for a fun summer ahead with your pet, it’s important to be prepared and keep them healthy. Keeping them happy all season long doesn’t have to be an unpleasant, difficult experience. Read on for five basic tips. Feed your dog a balanced, nutritious diet. Diet can affect weight, […]