Why You Should Avoid Cutting Corners When Building a Home

Why You Should Avoid Cutting Corners When Building a Home        Have you ever thought about moving to Canada? There are many reasons one would consider this move: friendly people, beautiful scenery, high quality of life and the economy is growing. Alberta summers are beautiful (and hot). The weather allows us to take advantage of all the hikes and road trip opportunities Canada...

The Complete Guide on How to Have a Sustainable Christmas

What is sustainable living? Sustainable living is the act of living in a way that does not harm the environment. The idea is to live with an environmentally conscious lifestyle, which involves making decisions that are good for the environment and economical. This lifestyle can be practised by anyone, anywhere. Sustainable living is the practice of aiming to live without harming the natural...

The Importance of Couples Get Aways & How to Do it Right

   Why Is It Important for Couples to Get Away From the Norm? Couples need to take time out of their busy lives to spend quality time together. They should take the time to do something that they both enjoy and wouldn't usually do. When couples can get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, they can reconnect with each other on a new level that is not possible anywhere else. How to...

Candles, my fix all

  The evenings are getting longer, the magic of the Christmas season is beginning to show around us.  And there is nothing quite like a cosy evening when it is cold outside.  One of my favourite things to do on such an evening is to light a candle, well when I say candle times, that by about ten and we are getting nearer to reality.  I don't know what it is about candles, but they have a...

Is your home at its best?

  At times most of us has felt the sensation that something was off in our home. Have you ever wondered why? If so, then you may be interested in Feng Shui. But, first, let me introduce the basics of Feng Shui in the home. In this post about Feng Shui, I will explain what it takes to create a happy home. I will discuss Feng Shui's guiding principles and how they help people build their...

Can you make what you wear more sustainable?

     Clothes may not seem like the most wasteful item we own.  After all, we wear them for a decent amount of time; then we throw them away.  But are there more sustainable approaches to clothing that can waste less?  And even go with more environmentally friendly materials to wear?  Here are a few ideas to get you started.       Used clothes If you source them from the right...