Looking for ways to survive the holidays in Montreal without diving deeper into your pocket? Holiday gift giving doesn’t have to force you to spend beyond your means, as long as you plan ahead and stick to your budget. Here are six ways to budget for holiday shopping, so you don’t have to feel a ton of stress and regret when you see your next bank statement. Start Saving Consider sacrificing a f[...]
 
 
 
When you’ve seen enough videos online and your friends in Hamilton can’t stop raving about their “Meal Prep Sundays,” it’s a good time to get in on the healthy action. Your body and your bank account will thank you once you do. Getting started is quite simple, but sticking with it can be a challenge for us all. To help you get started with batch meal preparation and to help you actually stick with[...]
 
 
 
Looking to host a get together this holiday season? Use our tried and true tips and tricks to help you prepare! 1. Commitment Commit to throwing a holiday dinner. Whether you’re worried about how to make everyone fit, you don’t think your apartment is ready for guests just yet, or you are feeling overwhelmed, it’s okay! Just commit to throwing the dinner party and everything else can be worked o[...]
 
 
 
With the snow upon us, it’s time to get into the winter spirit! There are so many things to see and do around Sault Ste. Marie. Make the most of your winter and get out and enjoy all that Sault Ste. Marie has to offer with your friends and family.   Check out our top 5 winter activities that you’ll love below:   Skiing, Snowboarding & Snowmobiling Whether you choose [...]
 
 
 
Looking for some pet-friendly places to keep your furry loved one entertained in Montreal? There are plenty of spots in Montreal for pet lovers to enjoy that will give your dog room to roam, explore and socialize with others. Check out some of these great hot spots where you can bring your dog along throughout the city. Notre Dame de Grace Dog Run Located on Rue Sherbrooke, this park provides yo[...]
 
 
 
Burlington has everything you could ever want in a community. The location, green space, booming economy, low crime rate, and quality of life makes this one of the most attractive cities for families, retirees, and young professionals alike to call their home. But you don’t have to take our word for it - MoneySense magazine named the city of Burlington as the “Best mid-sized city in Canada and sec[...]
 
 
 
When winter rolls around it brings fewer hours of sunlight and more gloomy days. And as a result, your space often suffers during these darker months, making it look drab and depressing. But you can easily add some brighter and warmer touches this winter with a few simple changes. Here are our top 5 ways to make your space seem brighter during the duller months. Add Fresh Colour With all of the [...]
 
 
 
Montreal attracts floods of tourists each year. And now, more locals are catching on that instead of vacationing elsewhere, they can find all that they need and more to enjoy the summer at home. For some inspiration and ideas on what to do when planning a Montreal staycation this fall, check out some of these popular ideas below. Browse Through the Old Port Markets The Old Port markets are a mus[...]
 
 
 
Going from high school directly into university or college life can quickly leave students feeling lost and overwhelmed. That’s why so many students have begun to recognize the value in taking a gap year before staring post-secondary studies. Though many people choose to take a gap year to travel the world and experience new cultures, there is also great value to be found in a gap year taken ri[...]
 
 
 
Though apartment design trends are always evolving, Floral prints have been a popular element of interior design for decades. Today, floral designs have surged in popularity with a new and contemporary twist. Forget about your grandma’s dated florals – we’re talking about bold, colourful, statement pieces that can make any room in your apartment look fantastic. But before you hop on the floral tra[...]