We canucks tend to love anything home-grown, and pure maple syrup tops that list! Although it’s still calorie-packed and should be used in moderation, this Canadian classic shows that not all sweeteners are created equal. Here are 3 reasons to choose maple syrup for your cooking, baking or to sweeten your coffee:
While a lot of us are now tired of winter and wishing for spring, if you listen closely, you can hear the tears of those mourning the end of ski and snowboard season! Yes, it’s almost that time… But how should we store our equipment? How do we stay ready for next year? Our Director of Sports, Brian Donato, offers …
What is organic gardening? Well, essentially, it means gardening without the use of synthetic soil or pesticides, in a natural, balanced environment. A key component in this process is the soil itself. Healthy soil is super important, so adding compost and raw materials (i.e. grass clippings) is crucial. Adding composted, organic manure (preferably from animals that haven’t been fed meat) …
Some types of teen acne can be controlled with a few simple tricks you may not have tried. Here are some hints that might help:
You’re engaged! Along with inserting the word fiancé into your conversations, you now have the rather daunting – but amazing – responsibility of planning the most exciting day of your life … So many details, so little time! Take your nuptials to the next level by choosing a venue that’s right for you:
Lentils are a healthy diet must, so add a little legume to your life! According to lentils.ca, here are just some of the facts you need to know:
Is laughter a daily priority for you? (No, don’t laugh, that’s a serious question.) Most of us live such stressful lives that laughter doesn’t even appear on our radar. Did you know that studies have shown that using your funny bone has some serious health benefits? You need to giggle, guffaw, chortle or chuckle – and do it daily if …
Essential oils (emphasis on the word essential) are an amazing way to help treat a wide variety of symptoms and ailments. Keep in mind that some oils are so potent that they can’t even be applied directly and need to be mixed with a carrier oil, so make sure you do a little research before you go gung ho!
You don’t always have to travel to warmer climates to feel hot, hot, hot! Rekindling a little romance (at any time of year) just makes scents. Smell is something that can be effective at triggering fond memories, for achieving relaxation, or for creating a particular mood or ambience.
Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and l’amour is in the air! Though February 14th is a great reminder, keeping the spark burning all year long is something that even the most committed lovebirds can find tricky. Work on keeping the romance going strong with some simple suggestions: