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(This is the conclusion of a two-part series on Active House, a Scandinavian-style home design that strives to provide industry-leading comfort, energy efficiency and environmental conservation. )  Read More
It’s a beautiful day! The sun is shining and the temperature is heading in the right directions, which means you have no excuse not to make the drive out to Mississauga to attend the GTA Home and Reno Show! We spent all day yesterday wandering the aisles, meetings the vendors and taking in tons of informative presentations (always our favourite part). Read More
Hostess gifts you'll want to keep for yourself
Holiday party season is here! Once you’ve got your outfit planned and you’re ready to dine, dance, or otherwise celebrate, don’t forget to grab a little thank you for the hostess or host. Here are a few gifts, both classic and out of the box, to help you thank your favourite party planner for their countless hours of cooking and cleaning.
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Darla Grant-Braid

A mulled wine recipe from Prague
Looking for a mulled wine recipe? Here is a uniquely delicious recipe imbued with the flavours and scents of the European Christmas markets. Recently, an eieihome team member shared a delightful memory of wandering the fairytale-eque Christmas markets of Prague. There, intermingled with charming stalls selling everything from sweets, to woodcrafts and toys, were merchants who offered steaming cups of svařák, for people to sip while they shopped.
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Darla Grant-Braid

Holiday Hosting : Accommodating Special Diets
The holidays are around the corner and many of us are probably already in full party planning mode. If you are hosting a holiday event this year, the foremost thought that is probably running through your head is “what am I going to serve?” Not to put too much pressure on you, but a truly excellent host always does his or her best to accommodate the uniqueness of the guests present at an event.
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Andy DeSantis RD MPH

How to save money on your energy bill
The weather is getting colder and with that comes the rise of our energy bills. Before your next bill comes in the mail, make these changes in your home and to your daily routine to help you keep some money in your pocket.
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Devon Gleed

Decorating Your Home’s Exterior for the Holidays
It’s that magical time of year, when families all across the country climb into their cars after dusk and drive around looking at all of the neighbourhood holiday lights and displays, creating memories that last a lifetime. So, if you love the idea of delighting holiday merrymakers both young and old, here are some tips on decorating your home’s exterior for the holidays.
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Darla Grant-Braid

Canadian home renovation boom fueled by seniors
The cliché of the 50 or 60-something couple, selling their home and flying south to a condo in the sun seems to be going the way of the dodo bird. According to the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), older households have become a driving force in Canada’s home renovation boom.
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Darla Grant-Braid

8 Steps to Serving up Your Healthiest Holiday Dinner
The holiday season is finally upon us and I know the great majority of Canadian’s are full of joy and anticipation for this wonderful time of the year. I also know that many of you have your own unique food traditions when it comes to the holidays, so I won’t be asking you do anything too drastic in today’s article.
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Andy DeSantis RD MPH

Holiday Hosting: Party Preparations
From cocktail parties, dinner parties, cookie swaps and everything in between, it’s party hosting season and everyone loves a good party. There are a lot of important party preparations to consider and we have your step-by-step guide to help you create a holiday get-together that your friends and family will never forget.
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Devon Gleed

Trendy colours add holiday cheer to home decor
LONGUEUIL, Quebec, Oct. 26, 2016 – Move over red, green and gold. When it comes to decorating for the holidays, today’s trendy colour combinations can be used not only to create a festive decor, but also a stylish look that can be enjoyed all year round, according to leading brand SICO® paint.
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Darla Grant-Braid

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