Lifestyle


How to maintain muscle strength at home

If strength training at home is something you want to take seriously, you may want to buy some equipment that will make exercising easier.

Elizabeth Sarah Larkin Elizabeth Sarah Larkin

Three easy veggies to grow at home—just add water

The key to staying healthy is nourishment—specifically, nourishment rich in phytochemicals. Phytochemicals are a group of compounds found in plants that contain bioactive properties responsible for various health benefits, including antiviral properties.

Sabrina Wu Sabrina Wu

Here are 9 crazy ways people are practicing social distancing

Now that we are starting the confusing process of reopening, we are coming up with all kinds of ways to keep our distance.

Collin Jones Collin Jones

Five takeaways from the collapse of fashion

The coronavirus pandemic has certainly hurt a ton of businesses. There’s no doubt that many more businesses will be forced to close down.

Elizabeth Sarah Larkin Elizabeth Sarah Larkin

Seven desserts you can order in Toronto right now

Here are a few dessert shops delivering everything from beautifully decadent crepes to insanely fluffy Japanese cheesecakes and creamy tarts in Toronto.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

Five questions to ask before getting a pet during this pandemic

People are rushing to animal shelters to adopt pets and shelters are getting cleared out fast. Are you ready for a furry addition to your family?

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

The ultimate top five plants for Canadian self-sustenance

With the planting season right around the corner, self-sustenance is not as out of reach as it may seem.

Sabrina Wu Sabrina Wu

Seven ways to celebrate Mother's Day during the coronavirus lockdown

Who knew we would be celebrating Mother’s Day in the middle of a pandemic? We’ve compiled a few ideas to help you celebrate while we’re all stuck at home.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

Seven life skills to teach your kids if you're burned out on home school

Home schooling is a valuable tool, but basic life skills can't be found in a book. Take time to teach your kids these hands on skills.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

Canada's five best grocery delivery apps

While you're stuck in quarantine, delivery apps give you access to personal shoppers who will bring your grocery items to your door. These are the best bets.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

Why I bought my kids a Nintendo Switch

I am a firm believer in the value of escapist media, by which I mean content that can momentarily pull you away from the noise and chaos happening in the world.

Holly Scheer Holly Scheer

We are all in this together, Canada

Just like the WWI Christmas Truce of 1914 and the 9/11 terrorist attacks, human beings have been demonstrated time and time again that through crises, we are capable of coming together as a community.

Sabrina Wu Sabrina Wu

7 post-apocalyptic Netflix shows to binge right now

If you want to take your mind off of the gloomy reality outside with an even gloomier mirror of the world on TV, here are a few suggestions.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

5 ways to take care of your mental health during quarantine

Experts believe that there is a looming mental health crisis—the product of months of social isolation, fear, anxiety and disruption caused by coronavirus.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno

Six tech tools to help parents homeschool their kids

If you are one of those parents who are losing their mind figuring out how to make this work, we’ve got a few suggestions that could possibly lighten your load.

Loraine Balita-Centeno Loraine Balita-Centeno