Thanksgiving for a Family of 40

By: Virginia Fynes

I love when Thanksgiving rolls around, it is one of my favourite times of the year! The landscape is beautiful, the family is finally settled into the school routine, and the harvest is so bountiful you can’t help but pour your heart into your Thanksgiving recipes! I’m so lucky to live in an area that

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Falling into Fall: Thanksgiving Recipe

By: Mara Shapiro

Autumn is such a lovely time of year. Who doesn’t love tramping through the leaves, breathing in fresh air, and building up an appetite for the comfort food that’s synonymous with the season? To me, one of the best parts about Autumn is that Thanksgiving is right smack in the middle. What better time to

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Fall Recipes

By: Mara Shapiro

The end to the lazy days of summer. For some reason, when the sun starts to shine, life seems to slow down. Dinner’s a little bit later, rules and routines are relaxed. But when fall hits, everything seems to change. It’s like no matter what stage we’re at in our lives, back-to-school routines seem to

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Cottage Escapes

By: Afiya Francisco of The Style House

Long Canadian winters make us truly earn our summers, so it’s no wonder that cottaging is so popular a pursuit that it’s a verb. Of course, the cottage is an opportunity for quiet relaxation, but style never rests for true fashion mavens. That certainly doesn’t mean that you have to sacrifice comfort. Here are my

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How to Throw a Great Summer Barbecue

By: Mara Shapiro

Barbecue season is finally here! For me, the return of the warmer weather means happy days with friends and family, and especially eating and entertaining al fresco. But taking it outside also involves a little extra planning – there’s no point in wasting leisurely summer days running back and forth between the kitchen and backyard.

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