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Half a dozen reasons that makes eggs a true Canadian staple

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Half a dozen reasons that makes eggs a true Canadian staple

As we celebrate everything that makes us proud to be Canadians, some food items have earned the right to be called a real Canadian staple. Take eggs, for example. They are nutritious, delicious and compact. But there’s nothing small about the impact of Canada’s egg farmers. One egg contains 6.5 grams of high-quality protein. Talk […]

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Healthy home, healthy life: Helpful tips for optimizing your living space

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Healthy home, healthy life: Helpful tips for optimizing your living space

Protecting our health has never been more important. During this difficult time, we’ll take whatever precautions necessary to protect ourselves and our families from the dangers of the coronavirus. Every little bit helps, and that includes maintaining a healthy home environment. So, what are some of the ways you can keep your home healthy? Change your […]

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Scams exploiting fears and isolation of older adults amid COVID-19

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Scams exploiting fears and isolation of older adults amid COVID-19

The pandemic has impacted lives around the world, including families across Alberta and especially seniors. The recent volatility of the markets, coupled with potentially lost retirement savings and social isolation, has created an environment of fear, uncertainty and vulnerability. Unfortunately, this is exactly the environment that scam artists prey upon. As COVID-19 continues to affect […]

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Summer road trips to beautiful local parks

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Summer road trips to beautiful local parks

Although at the moment we may not be able to head cross country to some of our beautiful national parks, with local parks now reopened to the public there are plenty of great drives to experience with spectacular views. Niagara Falls to Niagara-on-the-Lake. This drive is a short-but-sweet trek along the Niagara Parkway. The road follows […]

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Tips to prepare your home for the unexpected

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Tips to prepare your home for the unexpected

While spending more time at home, it’s critical that you take the necessary steps to help ensure your family is prepared in the event a home fire or carbon monoxide (CO) leak occurs. CO is the number one cause of accidental poisoning in Canada and, according to the Canadian National Fire Information Database, 80 per […]

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How to spot insurance fraud

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How to spot insurance fraud

A few key indicators of insurance fraud can help tip off potential victims, saving them from losing thousands of dollars and failing to have proper insurance coverage in place when it counts. Seller fraud takes place when fake insurance policies are sold to people in need of insurance. For example, a fraudster may offer discounted […]

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