Tips for preparing your yard for the winter

Preparing your yard for winter

This summer was the shortest summer I've experienced in 41 years on this earth. Look at that, I'm already using ...

Conference Hacks Tips and Tricks for conferences

Five Great Conference Hacks

In just under two weeks, I will be sitting in a beautiful hotel in Mississauga getting ready to attend Blissdom ...

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#LEONSCAE Twitter Party on 09/11/2014 at 9:00PM ET

The Leon's Customer Appreciation Event is coming up fast, and it's great timing for us. We have a list a ...

Garlic-roasted Eggplant Recipe

Garlic-roasted Eggplant Recipe

I have to tell you that I have been having a lot of fun making recipes up as I go ...

Recipe for Homemade Potato Chips

Homemade Baked Potato Chips Recipe

I've been trying out my own 'instead of' way of eating lately and have been substituting foods I normally eat ...

Smuckers Magic Shell Dipper Pops Recipe

Enjoy Ice Cream Truck Inspired Favourites At Home

A few weeks ago we sat around the dinner table, full from a big barbecue and talking about our weekend ...

Healthy school lunches and how to get your kids to eat them

Healthy School Lunches Your Kids Will Eat

Don't worry, you're not special in this regard. This happens to everyone. You put a lot of thought into your ...

What I learned from our first week of back to school

Back to Shool Lessons Learned

We are already one week into school and I am still having a tough time wrapping my head around the ...

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Kid’s Shoe Shopping with GEOX Stages & Ages Collection

This is one of the few areas where I put quality over price when I am shopping for my kids ...

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Secrets of a Travel Writer

Secrets of a travel writer

As a freelance travel writer for newspapers and magazines, I visit three to four cities a year specifically to experience ...

Ten Unforgettable Experiences in New York City

10 Unforgettable Experiences in New York City

New York City is a place I’ll never tire of visiting. Each trip can be themed around taking in major ...

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Insider’s Guide to Calgary’s Calaway Park

I’ve loved amusement park rides ever since I was a kid. I recall waiting with anticipation and a fistful of ...

Entertainment

Katy Perry in Edmonton singing the Birthday Song on her Prismatic World Tour

Katy Perry Prismatic Concert Tour in Edmonton

At the end of last month, I ran one of my favourite contests yet when COVERGIRL contacted me to, not ...

*photo credits: Big Sugar / eOne Music Canada

Big Sugar unplugs for reggae-influenced album

Big Sugar frontman Gordie Johnson has had a life-long love affair with the vinyl record. “I still listen to vinyl ...

Record Spines for a post about collecting vinyl

Five Things You Need to Know Before Getting Into Vinyl

Vinyl records are all the rage. In fact, it was recently reported that US vinyl sales jumped 32% last year ...