Category: Lifestyle

Downtown Dog Owner Essentials: 5 things you and your new city pup need

It’s happened: I’ve become a dog person.  Back in September of 2019 I welcomes an Egyptian Baladi foster pup into my home. By Thanksgiving weekend, I made it official that she was never leaving.  Meet my new pup, Gamila. *header…

Keeping Yourself Entertained During the Lockdown

We’re living through unprecedented times. At the start of this year, who would have known that we’d be facing a worldwide pandemic within just a few months? Who could have anticipated that we wouldn’t be at work, that kids would…

Enhancing Home Comfort By Bringing Nature In

As the COVID19 outbreak impacts many regions, many individuals are confronted with isolation. Unfortunately, even those who are devoted to lockdown and self-quarantine recommendations and laws are experiencing the devastating effects of isolation. As a result, many are experiencing feelings…

How To Make A 40th Birthday Party Special While On A Budget

It’s usually around the 40th birthday that people start feeling that midlife crisis. When you’re in your 20s, it seems like there is going to be plenty of time to fulfill your dreams and desires for your life. Photo by Edward…

A Greener World is Helping Farmers feed Families through COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis continues with no discernible end date.  With the resulting surge in unemployment, school nutrition program closures and increased dependence on support networks, demand for food assistance has skyrocketed. *photo from Pigeon River Farm At the same time,…

Property Viewing Tips

Making an appointment to view a property is one of those adult steps in life that you’re either ready for or you’re dreading (because you don’t feel grown-up enough or mentally equipped to face an estate agent who will instantly…