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10-minute hacks to keep you balanced over the holidays

Who has the time to work out or the willpower to resist extra calories over the holidays? With surprising tools like ice cube trays and your favourite song—and in just 10 minutes—you can stay balanced

A Good Read

Why read a book when you could marathon The Mindy Project and conduct a “how savouring eight squares of dark chocolate reduces stress” case study? Research credits reading with a lot: everything from

Love Cute Wildlife? You Can Show It

Just in time for World Wildlife Day on March 3, here are quick, small changes you can make around the house and yard to help wildlife near and far. How can we show our appreciation for animals—beyond

A Good Read – Additional Resources

Want to learn more?For more information, check out these additional resources:Booknet Canada - Reading Campaign - Rec


Penny-Pinching Travel Tips for Summer

Penny-Pinching Travel Tips for SummerBeing on a strict budget may mean making sacrifices along the way, but with a little smart planning - and shopping - your well-deserved vacation getaway need not b

Tips for Traveling With Your Dog

Tips for Traveling With Your DogHeather Loenser, DVM, knows first-hand the joys and challenges of traveling with her dog. She and her family recently adopted a year-old Border collie named Calvin. \"As

Grandparent Getaways

Grandparent GetawaysTrips to take with your grandchildren- \"No parents allowed.\" It\'s not a sign on a kid-only clubhouse, it\'s the first rule of travel for memory-making grandparent/grandchild vacatio

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer Travel

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer TravelTech safety tips for summer travelDespite your best intentions to take time off for a relaxing getaway, chances are high that you’ll find it difficult t