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Tips on how to stress-test your mortgage

Published: 06/21/2016 by Arielle Duke in Money

With interest rates at an all-time low, locking into a mortgage is a tempting commitment. However, these low rates have experts cautionin...

We all experience the affect of social issues at some point in our lives.

Lack of media coverage hinders female sport participation

Published: 06/21/2016 by Arielle Duke in Health

Over the past 20 years in Canada, female participation in sport has continued to decline.

Canada's culture of sport impedes female participation

Published: 06/21/2016 by Arielle Duke in Health

Female sport participation is considerably lower than that of its male counterpart.

Social workers: real experts for real life

Published: 06/21/2016 by Arielle Duke in Health

Divorce, bullying, grief, stress, addictions, abuse; these are just some of the issues that Canadians deal with every day.

Extend your support system after a life-altering event

Published: 06/21/2016 by Arielle Duke in Family

Traumatic life-altering events often occur unexpectedly and can affect anyone.

Healthy gums, an essential part of oral health

Healthy gums, an essential part of oral health

Published: 06/02/2016 by Arielle Duke in Family

One in two Canadians will develop gum disease at some time in their lives. It is the most common dental condition, and it can progress qu...

The Keep-Your-Identity-Yours Q and A

The Keep-Your-Identity-Yours Q and A

Published: 06/02/2016 by Arielle Duke in Family

March is Fraud Prevention Month in Canada – a time when Canadians should focus their attention on protecting their personal information....

Credit reports and bank statements can help you spot fraudsters

March is Fraud Prevention Month in Canada, a great opportunity to become your own financial-security expert. There are simple steps you c...

Virtual Reality brings real life Parkinson's awareness

Published: 06/02/2016 by Arielle Duke in Health

Canadian neuroscientist Kaylena Ehgoetz Martens has more than an academic interest in uncovering the reasons why almost half of everyone ...

4 tech gifts for Father's Day

4 tech gifts for Father's Day

Published: 06/02/2016 by Arielle Duke in Kids

Dad can sometimes be the hardest person to shop for, making Father's Day gifting a real challenge. Luckily, many fathers love and use tec...

5 ways to let music into your life

5 ways to let music into your life

Published: 02/16/2016 by Amanda Peja in Family

Music is the world's most popular language. Integrating it into your everyday life is a great way to connect with family and friends, an...

4 tips for feeding our four-legged friends

4 tips for feeding our four-legged friends

Published: 01/20/2016 by Amanda Peja in Family

Just as we want to be eating foods that are the best for us, our pets should be doing the same thing. Find out what to feed your furry fr...

Exercising in winter: Tips for seniors

Exercising in winter: Tips for seniors

Published: 01/20/2016 by Amanda Peja in Family

With the wind blowing and snow piling up it can be hard for anyone to get outside during the winter months. These struggles are escalated...

4 cool things you didn't know you could do with your printer

Are you just using your printer to print? If so, you're missing out.

8 new family traditions to start today

8 new family traditions to start today

Published: 11/30/2015 by Amanda Peja in Family

Traditions are a big part of the holidays and each family has their own. But why not introduce some fun new ones to bring your family tog...

Creative ways to enjoy family time

Creative ways to enjoy family time

Published: 11/16/2015 by David Ferrer in Family

Between busy work schedules and endless extracurricular activities, fitting in quality mealtimes can be challenging for many families.

How to make meaningful memories this holiday

How to make meaningful memories this holiday

Published: 11/09/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Money

Sometimes with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, we can loose sight of what's truly important. Before you get overwhelming wit...

Snack packing tips for a healthy road trip

Published: 11/09/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Heading out on a road trip doesn't need to mean filling up on unhealthy snacks at every stop along the way.

Five activities for your kids to do over winter break

Published: 10/26/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

For kids, being home for the holidays is the best winter vacation that ever happened, but for parents, it can be hard to juggle all the n...

Top 10 tips to survive cold and flu Season

Top 10 tips to survive cold and flu Season

Published: 10/26/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Health

We all know that winter is the worst time for coughs, colds and flu's. No matter how are parents try, kid's seem to attract germs from ev...

Tips for accident-free winter driving

Tips for accident-free winter driving

Published: 10/19/2015 by David Ferrer in Family

Winter driving in Canada means braving conditions that are sometimes less than ideal. Be prepared for snowy road conditions and freezing...

5 ways to use credit cards to your advantage

Published: 10/19/2015 by David Ferrer in Money

Everyone needs to spend money – whether it's on groceries, gas, entertainment or travel – and how we manage this spending is just as imp...

7 ways to get your family through the airport faster

7 ways to get your family through the airport faster

Published: 10/19/2015 by David Ferrer in Travel

If you want to get your family through airport security quickly and easily, follow these tips from the Canadian Air Transport Security A...

Assistive technology is redefining student success

Assistive technology is redefining student success

Published: 09/24/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Technology has revolutionized how today's students are learning. With the digital world at their fingertips, it's easier for teachers to ...

Your own shoreline cleanup is just a stone's throw away

Your own shoreline cleanup is just a stone's throw away

Published: 09/21/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Kids

As Canadians we need to protect our cherished waterways from pollution. Learn how you can help the environment, and clean up shorelines a...

5 benefits of adding a skylight to your home

5 benefits of adding a skylight to your home

Published: 09/11/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Decor

Every home owner wants their house to look bright and inviting. Adding a skylight can provide a range of benefits to not improve the appe...

5 fun family fundraising ideas

5 fun family fundraising ideas

Published: 09/11/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

With back to school time upon us, parents often look for ways to spend meaningful quality time with their kids. Instead of just sitting i...

Teach your old dog new health tricks

Teach your old dog new health tricks

Published: 09/11/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Those who have pets know that as the years go by, they become a cherished member of the family. Just as parents want to keep their kids h...

4 Ways To Save Money On Your Next Road Trip

Published: 09/11/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Automotive

Fall is the ideal time for a fun filled road trip. With all the local spots to explore, scenic routes to experience, must-try food along ...

Avoid feeding your cat these 5 foods

Avoid feeding your cat these 5 foods

Published: 09/04/2015 by David Ferrer in Family

It's important for pet owners to learn what they should and shouldn't be feeding their pets. Avoid these foods when it comes to your cat.

Why are all of these things just like the others?

Why are all of these things just like the others?

Published: 09/04/2015 by David Ferrer in Family

Canadians need to do their part to protect the environment. Taking part in a waterway clean up near you is a great way to do this.

Are You Ready for the Coming Cold Weather?

Published: 08/25/2015 by Harry Levinson in Decor

Is your closet ready for winter... time to clean it out, update and upgrade!

Think beyond your coffee cup

Published: 08/21/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Informed coffee lovers who are thinking beyond their cups about the lives of the people who farm and process the beans, will often insis...

Tips for choosing authentic Italian products

Tips for choosing authentic Italian products

Published: 08/05/2015 by David Ferrer in Food & Drink

Italian gastronomy is one of the most beloved cuisines, but can you actually tell if the fine bottle of vino you are enjoying with your d...

Keep reducing your carbon footprint

Keep reducing your carbon footprint

Published: 08/05/2015 by David Ferrer in Travel

Every effort adds up, so let's be creative when it comes to continued conservation, say environmentalists around the world.

Plan reliable care when pets can't travel with you

Plan reliable care when pets can't travel with you

Published: 08/04/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

As you count down the days until summer vacation, it's important to prepare a great little 'staycation' if your family pet is not taking ...

Rivers flow through your coffee

Rivers flow through your coffee

Published: 08/04/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Water is an essential part of coffee. Without it, the heavenly brown liquid would be a mound of dry grains sitting at the bottom of your ...

How to get your family through airport security quickly

How to get your family through airport security quickly

Published: 07/22/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Travel

We are in the busy season of travel. This article gives you good information on how to get you and your family through airport security a...

All is not lost at Canadian airports

All is not lost at Canadian airports

Published: 07/22/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Canadian airports are a place of frustration for many of us. While this has historically been unavoidable, all hope is not lost. This art...

Prepare your home for summer travel

Prepare your home for summer travel

Published: 07/08/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

If you're planning a great summer getaway with your family, make sure to take the necessary steps to ensure your home is safe while you'r...

Italian cuisine is the favourite of many Canadians. Making sure we select authentic Italian food and beverage can be the difference betwe...

Important tips for home buyers

Important tips for home buyers

Published: 06/22/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Insurance

Buying a home is a huge decision with so many different considerations. This article contains some important tips that every potential bu...

Canadians can count on emergency alerts

Canadians can count on emergency alerts

Published: 06/16/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Insurance

In Canada an emergency comes in many different forms. The other week we had a Tornado warning in Southern Ontario and citizens had to rea...

Get the most out of your vacation without breaking the bank

Get the most out of your vacation without breaking the bank

Published: 05/06/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Travel

The perfect vacation is both cost-effective and memorable. Here are some effective tips for keeping the price down and making sure we hav...

Feel like a local anywhere in the world

Feel like a local anywhere in the world

Published: 05/06/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Travel

This is a great article for anyone travelling around the world and looking for accommodations. This article provides an authentic option ...

The twelve tips of fire safety

The twelve tips of fire safety

Published: 04/08/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

Your house is your greatest asset. Here are 12 important tips that can help protect it.

Essentials for preparing the perfect steak

Essentials for preparing the perfect steak

Published: 03/19/2015 by Marcus Johnson in Family

This is an informative article on how to make the perfect steak. A lot of valuable preparation and grilling techniques.

Put the Future First

Put the Future First

Published: 11/08/2014 by Jim Campbell in Health

Leaving the past behind in the cause of peace is an honourable endeavour.

BLACKS’S FATHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS: From your phone straight to Dad’s heart

The clock is ticking and you don’t yet have a gift for Dad? BLACKS can help you replace the tried and true gift card with a personalized ...

GIFT IDEAS FOR TECHIE DADS and GRADS FROM MICROSOFTSTORE.CA

June is the perfect time to spoil the special Dads and Grads in our lives. But braving the mall crowds to search for that ideal gift can ...

Make Silence

Make Silence

Published: 06/11/2014 by Jim Campbell in Pen Point

The idea to ‘make silence’ challenges people to do something, in contrast to common advice that falls into the ‘thou shalt not’ category.

Stuck on Zero

Stuck on Zero

Published: 05/09/2014 by Jim Campbell in Family

Emotions always trump reason and logic, but we need to look for realistic compromises and ways to manage the inevitable risks of progress

Anything Goes

Anything Goes

Published: 04/04/2014 by Jim Campbell in Family

Do you know your faults and failures? The reality is, we all know that everything is not ÒK