On Travelling and Tschotchkes

On Travelling and Tschotchkes

With the onset of summer, the lucky ones amongst us will be setting off on some kind of travel adventure, capturing some special time with family and friends as we take a well-earned vacation from work and everyday responsibilities. Travel is a luxury indeed and...
It’s Time to Move Outside!

It’s Time to Move Outside!

As of this writing, it is finally safe to say that spring has arrived and not a moment too soon for those of us who were just about done with winter’s wrath! With Spring comes the urge to move outside, extend our living space into the great outdoors and with that in...
Home Staging Tips for Downsizers

Home Staging Tips for Downsizers

Guest Post by Zoocasa Congratulations on the next stage of your life! Although having a house big enough to fit the children, furniture and entertaining has likely been both a necessity and a pleasure until now, downsizing comes with its own joys. A smaller house or...
How to Put Together the Best Guest Bedroom

How to Put Together the Best Guest Bedroom

Guest Post  About the Author – Samantha (Sam) Kent is a researcher for SleepHelp.org. Her favorite writing topic is how getting enough sleep can improve your life. Currently residing in Boise, Idaho, she sleeps in a California King bed, often with a cat on her...
How to freshen up your home to prepare it to sell in the Spring

How to freshen up your home to prepare it to sell in the Spring

Guest Post by: Zoocasa Spring is a busy time for the housing market. In fact it’s the busiest time for Toronto real estate. Although for the last few years Toronto has been a sellers’ market, after Ontario announced its Fair Housing Plan last year and the bank...
Love is in the Air…..Again!

Love is in the Air…..Again!

February finds many of us in a “fug.” What’s a fug you ask? Well, it’s kind of a “state of mind,” a feeling, and in the cooler, still snowy but sometimes damp days of February, it’s a feeling we could do without! That’s why that other state of mind – LOVE – that...