Why I Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity

By: Michelle Domet

  When I was 19 years old, my parents told me they were getting a divorce and that we’d have to sell the house, the only home I’d ever known. That house, in the sleepy suburb of Burlington, with the lilac trees that bloomed beneath my bedroom window every spring, the carport where I incessantly


Eating Al Fresco: Keeping Blankets and Linens Clean in the Summer

By: Tara Mihalech of Suburble

  Eating “al fresco” is one of my favourite ways to spend a playdate or a sunny afternoon. Barefoot on a blanket, eating fresh fruits and pastries while sitting under the shade of a tree… can it get any better than this?     I often get swept up by the excitement of planning for


Making a House a Home

By: Janae Lang

  I’m the eldest of 6 children in my family and I remember throughout my childhood moving frequently and changing schools and neighborhoods regularly.  My family didn’t have much, we often didn’t have anything at all.  Moving frequently and having to make new friends and getting accustomed to new schools often lead us to being

Laundry Buying Guide

What to look for when buying a laundry pair

By: The Whirlpool Team

STYLE  When choosing a laundry pair for your home, there are many things to consider: performance, capacity, efficiency, space constraints, and of course, style. Below are three common styles to choose from:   HIGH EFFICIENCY TOP LOAD The High Efficiency Top Load come with all the energy and water savings in an easy to use

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Why I volunteer for Habitat for Humanity

By: Olivia Oppong

  Volunteering and giving back to the community I live in has always been very important to me. I believe that it is our responsibility as citizens of the world to be compassionate and help others in need in any way we can. I reap satisfaction and many benefits from volunteering my time for worthy