An ode to Eye Cream

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, and as we age our eyes can tell our story before we speak.  The skin around the eye is also more delicate than the rest of the face, and requires…

How to Make Your Music Go Viral as a Small Artist

When first setting out in a music career, you probably find yourself dreaming of hit records, winning awards, sold-out tours where you play some of the biggest and most-coveted stadiums on the planet. Realistically, this is a ways off. Many…

BodCon Virtual Conference Hopes to Inspire Radical Self-Acceptance

Tomorrow, Sunday February 21, 2021, clear your schedule for a mood elevating and empowering conversation with The BodCon presented by Knix. The virtual one-day conference will engage participants in a powerful conversation about body confidence and the ever-important movement towards…

How to choose your first electric car?

Electric vehicles are becoming a more popular choice, and the market is expected to expand further, with manufacturers rushing to create new electric models. What makes buying an electric car attractive are the subsidies – there are many programs across…

Reduce kitchen waste with Beeswax Wraps

Over the past year of working from home, exclusively, I’ve noticed just how much garbage I produce, and part of that is plastic wrap. Like you, I’ve just been doing what was easy and convenient, but that’s probably how humanity…

5 Ways to Get Moving When You Feel Like a Couch Potato

How many times have you found yourself lazing on the couch only to feel like you really should get up and move, and get some physical activity in? Just because your brain is telling you that you need to get…

The Ideal Careers Based on Your Personality Type

Finding the perfect career path to embark on is a goal that many people dream of achieving. A famous saying argues, “choose a job you love and never work a day in your life”. Your dream job may take a…

Styling Tips For Busy Men

Fashion is a difficult thing to master, and as men, we often feel we don’t have much choice other than a different t-shirt to go with our jeans each day. But as a man, you have a lot of ways…

Gisun Helps Heal with Music – The Gracias a la Vida Project 

Toronto and Vancouver based singer-songwriter Gisun has launched The Gracias a la Vida Project – a collaborative, philanthropic music initiative crossing an array of countries and communities during the global pandemic. The project launch was marked by the release of…

Honouring Christopher Plummer, this week on the Hold Up

Last week, Canadian actor and icon Christopher Plummer passed away at the age of 91. Plummer had a storied career, and his roles are embedded in North American arts and culture history.  He graced both the big and small screens,…