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Posts Categorized: Winter

Deliciously Cute Cupcake Recipes

Valentine’s day is coming up quickly, (February 14th, for those who might have forgotten) which means getting a gift or doing something special for your loved one. I always find that doing something your significant other is always a better option, because their reaction upon seeing what you’ve done is always really heartwarming! This year,… Read more »

3 Tasty Pizzas to Wow your Guests

  Pizza is a favourite of many people for a reason- it’s simple, savoury, and hot! However, we wanted to find pizza recipes with some more depth to them, so they could be used both for a weekday dinner or entertaining guests. All three of these recipes are courtesy of our friends at bhg.com.  … Read more »

Events and Festivals to Get you through the GTA Winter

  The winter season can feel incredibly long for those who don’t like the cold and snow. However, to get your spirits up, consider going to any of these incredible events, some of which are free! There’s something for everyone on this list! JANUARY EVENTS   Monster Jam Not for the faint of heart! These… Read more »

4 Recipes for When You’re Totally Sick of Turkey

With the holidays comes a plethora of holiday parties and, usually, very specific kinds of food. I look forward to turkey and other holiday foods all year long- ham, stuffing, sweet potatoes…until after the holidays- when I never want to see those foods again! We found that a lot of people have the same sentiment… Read more »

4 Crowd Pleasing Eggnog Recipes

It’s almost Christmas, which also means it’s time for eggnog! If you’re like me, and you can’t get enough eggnog, here are some variations on the Christmas staple that are sure to be crowd pleasers. A special thanks to our friends at Better Homes and Gardens for these incredible recipes! Eggnog Punch Ingredients: 1 3/4… Read more »

Ways to Give Back This Winter

December is all about the spirit of giving. However, we can get so caught up worrying about getting the perfect gifts for our close family and friends, that we can forget about those less fortunate than us. The winter months can be especially tough on those without homes or without enough to eat. Here is… Read more »

10 Books for your Holiday Wishlist

With the holidays come (hopefully!) a few days off for you to enjoy time with your friends and family. For me, it’s also a great time to get caught up on all the great books that came out this year! Here are a few incredible options to add to your Christmas wishlist, or to buy… Read more »

3 Winter Warm-Up Soups

It’s getting really cold outside, and it’s barely even December! One of my favourite things to eat during the colder months is soup….it just warms you from the inside out! Soups are especially good for this time of year to beat off colds and flus. Loads of veggies make these soups the perfect, healthy comfort… Read more »

Protecting your Properties for a Canadian Winter – A Checklist

According to the ever-popular Farmer’s Almanac, we’re in for a real Canadian Winter this year. We got off easy the past few years with warmer than average temperatures, but this year will be much like the winters of past years- wet, cold, and snowy! To help you prepare for the deep freeze, we’ve come up… Read more »

Mississauga’s Winter Pleasures

It’s getting to that time of year again- the time when most of us want nothing more than to curl up on our couches and drink hot beverages. However, we should all try to stay active this season, and Mississauga has a ton of great things to do! Here are our all-time favourite winter activities… Read more »