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Cement Plant Road-a back-breaking study in human waste

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Cement Plant Road-a back-breaking study in human waste

Our latest column from William Thomas As the coronavirus curve flattens and the lockdown continues, our backsides get wider and the asses among us get bolder. For reasons unknown, litterers are having a heyday in this COVID-19 lockdown. Municipalities are reporting an epidemic of littering with more crap being thrown out of car windows than […]

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Designer tips to bring global style home

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Designer tips to bring global style home

This summer, see the world from the comfort of home with globally-inspired design. From the Greek Islands to the Santa Fe desert, Sharon Grech, Benjamin Moore colour marketing expert, shares her advice to bring the aesthetic of some of the world’s most exciting destinations into your home – no travel required. Santorini: Create a calm and […]

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Meaningful flexible jobs that fit your lifestyle

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Meaningful flexible jobs that fit your lifestyle

Whether you’re a retiree, a stay-at-home parent, or a nine-to-fiver, most of us could use a little extra cash. When deciding on a new job, it’s important to pick one that fits your schedule, responsibilities and interests. Choosing a job that makes a difference in your community is a win-win. Here we list some flexible […]

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Buying electronics online? Follow essential safety tips

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Buying electronics online? Follow essential safety tips

In these unprecedented times, we’re making more online purchases than before, from groceries to drugstore items and electronics. Now more than ever, awareness of uncertified and counterfeit electrical products should be top of mind to keep you and your family safe. These tips from the Electrical Safety Authority can help you identify trustworthy electronic products […]

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Summer desserts: healthy homemade popsicles

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Summer desserts: healthy homemade popsicles

Want an easy, refreshing and healthy dessert you can make in less than 10 minutes? Look no further than these avocado-matcha popsicles – the best way to chill out this summer. Dip them in chopped pistachios for an added crunch. Avocado-Matcha Popsicles Prep time: 5 minutes Serves: 6 to 8 Ingredients: 1 can (400 mL) […]

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Tick checklist: How to avoid a bite on your next outdoor adventure

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Tick checklist: How to avoid a bite on your next outdoor adventure

Canadians are born explorers. With most of us cooped up at home due to physical distancing guidelines, warmer weather can now mean it’s time to head outside. Fortunately, we have endless kilometres of land to explore across our beautiful nation, but our next escape can even be as close as our own backyards. Here are […]

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