3 Ways to Get Summer Wine Savvy
Jul12

3 Ways to Get Summer Wine Savvy

Rosé slushies. Spiked seltzers. Boozy ice pops. Has young adults’ quest for the next party gimmick led to soulless substitutes for real, quality wines? It’s not hard to find wines with well-balanced natural flavours, according to Leslie Sbrocco, author of “The Simple and Savvy Wine Guide.” She recommends looking for wine from different international regions, like Wines of Sicily, which guarantee value and...

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Five Hacks to a Greener Summer with Your Kids
Jul09

Five Hacks to a Greener Summer with Your Kids

Summer is here! Get ready to barbeque to your heart’s content, wade in the water until your fingers (and toes!) prune, and lick melted popsicle off your arm. Summer is a license to chill! Literally. And while you’re enjoying all the season has to offer, why not go next-level by adopting a few greener measures that say a big thank you to Mother Nature. 1. Ditch the plastic Maybe you’ve already started doing this. Perhaps you’ve even...

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How to Maintain the Perfect Veggie Garden in the City
Jul03

How to Maintain the Perfect Veggie Garden in the City

We love living in the city for the vibrant culture, community gatherings, and amazing food. For all the things city living brings, one thing it doesn’t make easy is gardening. Don’t despair though because in any concrete jungle you have options for building the perfect garden for your needs – you just need to know where to start. Let’s begin with the basics of what you should be growing for best results in the city. Herbs Photo...

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5 Ways to Curb Food Waste
Jun28

5 Ways to Curb Food Waste

A little extra time in the kitchen before you put groceries away can save a ton of time over the course of a week, while also helping you do your part to protect the environment as Earth Day approaches. Research has shown that shoppers who meal plan and prep have lower grocery bills and make fewer shopping trips, resulting in less wasted food. Taking small steps like these on Earth Day and every day let you prep and protect the food...

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How to Choose the Right Electric Car for You
Jun24

How to Choose the Right Electric Car for You

As technology continues to advance, just about every aspect of life seems to be caught up in it. Electric cars, in particular, continue to grow in popularity. More than 1 million electric battery-powered cars were in use worldwide in 2016, and that number will only continue to grow as technology advances. As electric cars grow more popular, you may be considering making the switch from petroleum to electricity yourself. But there are...

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Grilled Pineapple with Lime Dip Recipe
Jun21

Grilled Pineapple with Lime Dip Recipe

The grill isn’t just for hamburgers and hot dogs. Try a different way to eat pineapple this summer by grilling it and pairing with a lime dip for a tasty delight. FYI – Instead of using a plastic ziplock bag to coat the Pineapple, Grilled Pineapple with Lime Dip 1 pineapple 1/4 cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons lime juice 3 tablespoons honey Lime Dip 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup plain yogurt 3 tablespoons honey 2...

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