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Canadian Gift Guide: Hot Toys 2020

Canadian Gift Guide: Hot Toys 2020

Many Canadians are shopping early in 2020, in the hopes of buying a special toy before they’re sold out or to avoid disappointment due to shipping delays. We’ve made a list for you and checked it twice, so you don’t have to waste any time searching for toys that are sure to be favourites this […]

Popular, Easy Christmas and Holiday Party Games for Adults

Popular, Easy Christmas and Holiday Party Games for Adults

Adult holiday parties are in full swing this time of year in Canada. Party planners can avoid the dreaded boredom with fun holiday-theme party games, without spending hours on preparation or explaining difficult rules.

Inexpensive Ways To Teach STEM at Home

Inexpensive Ways To Teach STEM at Home

Canada produces some of the most brilliant minds in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). We have one of the highest percentages of STEM graduates, in fact, even more than the United States.

Gamer Gifts: 5 Hot Nintendo Switch Accessories

Gamer Gifts: 5 Hot Nintendo Switch Accessories

By Brent Johnson Canadian gamers can be hard to buy a gift for. There’s a crazy number of choices and just when you think you’ve chosen the perfect thing, you have to try to find it in Canada. As the holidays draw near, it gets even tougher to find the hottest Nintendo Switch accessories in […]

Food Preservation Guide – Getting Started

Food Preservation Guide – Getting Started

Welcome to our series on food preservation. It’s a five-part series of articles that will take you through all food preservation options, including freezing, fruit preserves, dehydrating, canning and pickling. We’ll include recipes too! This introduction summarizes your options, shows you where to find bulk produce at the best prices, and offers other helpful preservation […]

Be Prepared: Build a Flu Kit for Babies and Kids

Be Prepared: Build a Flu Kit for Babies and Kids

It’s 3AM and you hear a hoarse whine from your child’s bedroom, “My throat hurts…”

The Very Best FREE Coupon Apps for Canadians

The Very Best FREE Coupon Apps for Canadians

Most Canadians want to save money when they can. Clipping print coupons is an effective way to do that, but you have to go through volumes of paper to find one you need, cut it out, carry it around with you, and then remember to use it during checkout before it expires. That’s a lot […]

6 Online Businesses for Canadian Parents

6 Online Businesses for Canadian Parents

Many online business models are perfect for working from home. However, parents of young children have unique challenges that can make it less feasible. Choosing the right home-based business can mean the difference between success and failure (and sanity or insanity).

All of the Best Non-Surgical Ways to Stop Snoring

All of the Best Non-Surgical Ways to Stop Snoring

“STOP SNORING!” Whether it’s yelled during the night or a message received loud and clear with a kick, people who snore are well aware of how annoying it is to others. It’s annoying to the person who is sawing those logs too. Desperate for a good night’s sleep, those who do it (and the people […]

DIY: Make Your Own Natural, Chemical-Free Makeup!

DIY: Make Your Own Natural, Chemical-Free Makeup!

The world is embracing natural, earth-friendly food and other products. Makeup has been slowly joining the movement, but often the “natural” claims are dubious at best.  Minimal control and oversight is applied to the makeup industry, leaving the door open for dangerous chemicals to sneak their way onto your skin and into your body. Many […]