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  With more than half of Canadians set to travel this summer and three-quarters of those staying in Canada for their holidays, millions of us will be unearthing fantastic sites from coast to coast to coast and making new memories along the way with family and friends.   Among some of the destinations expected to […] Read More

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  While we Canadians were bumped from #1 to #2 as the world's most reputable country behind Sweden last year in RepTrak's annual measure of 55 countries, we'll still offer a gracious "thank you" because we're nothing if we're not polite.   According to “Stats Canada” (not affiliated with the actual Statistics Canada), the average […] Read More

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  Canadians love nature – and why not? There's a whole lot to love, from coast to coast and from the majestic Rockies to the vast Great Lakes. It's true, most of us now live in cities but, from hiking, camping, canoeing and rock-climbing to boating, skating and skiing, the great outdoors are never too […] Read More

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The short Canadian summer is here and while we may be tempted to soak up all the sun we can, it’s important to protect our skin while we bask, play, and relax.   If you’re planning to go outside, try to limit the time you spend outside from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., when the […] Read More

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  As we migrate from spring and into summer, there are a few housekeeping items you can do that will ensure a smooth transition in and around your home. If you have a car and especially if you use it daily, you’d be surprised how much dust and other debris can accumulate over time. Having […] Read More

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According to Statistics Canada, half of all Canadian households use natural gas to heat their homes. For homeowners, it is important to remember that the price of energy—especially natural gas—fluctuates  just the way gas prices go up and down at the pump. But with the combination of numbers and figures, understanding the charges on your bill can be a […] Read More

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    There are many ways to grow your own vegetables. Perhaps you’ve been inspired by a trip to the Farmers Market or a strawberry picking adventure with the family. The taste of freshly budded vegetables combined with the convenience of having a mini-grocery store in your backyard is a worthwhile pursuit. It’s not difficult […] Read More

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  Everyone loves a family vacation. Whether you’re flying off to a tropical climate, or soaking up the sun without leaving town, the times spent with family in sunny summer months are some of the most memorable.   And while every member of the family is surely looking forward to a getaway, a fun-filled family […] Read More

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