Lifestyles

Published on Tue, 11/22/2011 by Mononews

A Newswire Service Created with Lifestyle Reporters in Mind

A Newswire Service Created with Lifestyle Reporters in Mind

November 22, 2011 mononews, a news distribution service dedicated to lifestyle, arts and entertainment news was created when a former journalist and a PR professional decided to collaborate and do something to address the gaps they saw in the existing newswire services: a cluttered environment where lifestyle news got lost; a model that "put the news out there" and left the onus on finding it to the journalist; a service that was pricing the distribution of news releases out of the price range of many consumer goods marketers; and, a situation where, in the fast

Published on Wed, 11/23/2011 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Take time to learn together on Family Literacy Day®

Take time to learn together on Family Literacy Day®

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Finding time to learn, even for just 15 minutes a day together with your child can be hard to do with today's hectic schedules. But the benefits of dedicating this time together on a daily basis, whether reading and writing, playing and exercising, or simply talking about your day, are far-reaching and beneficial for everyone.

Published on Wed, 11/16/2011 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Embrace literacy at home for best results

Embrace literacy at home for best results

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Every day, we send our kids off to school hoping they will learn something – anything – and grow into knowledgeable, successful adults. But while we deal with the daily details of that thing called life, we sometimes forget to encourage learning at home.

Published on Mon, 08/22/2011 by lululemon athletica

It’s time to dance, Canada! lululemon athletica inc. announces the launch of ivivva athletica's canadian online store

It’s time to dance, Canada! lululemon athletica inc. announces the launch of ivivva athletica's canadian online store

Vancouver, BC -- August 22, 2011 - Calling all movers and shakers across Canada -- ivivva athletica is now playing on a screen near you. lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ: LULU; TSX: LLL) is proud to introduce ivivva athletica's Canadian online store at ivivva.com. Inspired by movement and created by lululemon in 2009, ivivva offers dance and athletic apparel for active girls.

Published on Mon, 05/30/2011 by Canadian Union of Postal Workers

Only Good Jobs And Fair Pensions Will Keep Our Economy Going

Only Good Jobs And Fair Pensions Will Keep Our Economy Going

By Dave Coles and Denis Lemelin

Published on Tue, 05/24/2011 by CUSO-VSA

On June 6th, CUSO-VSO turns 50 -- but does international volunteering still work?

On June 6th, CUSO-VSO turns 50 -- but does international volunteering still work?

Volunteering over five decades

On June 6th 2011, CUSO-VSO (formerly CUSO, still known by many as Canadian University Service Overseas) will turn 50.

Since 1961, more than 15,000 CUSO-VSO volunteers have contributed to a world of solutions in more than 70 countries in Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia and the Pacific. CUSO-VSO is one of the oldest volunteer-sending agencies in the world, the same age as the Peace Corps in the United States.

Published on Mon, 01/10/2011 by ABC Life Literacy Canada

Find Time to Play on Family Literacy Day

Find Time to Play on Family Literacy Day

Play for Literacy on January 27 to encourage a love of learning in your family

Published on Mon, 12/06/2010 by Ancestry.ca

Are You Descended from Royalty? Discover Your Ancestors This Holiday Season

Are You Descended from Royalty? Discover Your Ancestors This Holiday Season

The holidays are a time when Canadians coast to coast to coast gather with their families to celebrate the season and reflect on the past twelve months. This year, why not celebrate your family by building your family tree and learning about those who came before you? Genealogy is a fascinating pastime and a great way to connect with all generations. And with access to millions of historic records online, it’s never been easier to get started.

Published on Tue, 12/14/2010 by World Vision Canada

Perfect gift ideas for that special someone in your life

Perfect gift ideas for that special someone in your life

The holiday season can be a hectic time, especially when it comes to picking out gifts. No matter what the occasion, have fun finding that special gift for that special someone this Christmas:

Published on Tue, 12/07/2010 by World Vision Canada

Let it snow…snow…and snow. What to wear to survive the winter in Canada

Let it snow…snow…and snow. What to wear to survive the winter in Canada

Every year, when winter hits, it’s the same old story for Canadians -- salted sidewalks, icy windshields, snow-filled driveways and freezing temperatures. Let’s face it, winter can be a big hassle, especially when you aren’t prepared for it. Whether you are braving the cold weather to shovel the snow, hit the slopes or just to walk your dog, you need to make sure you dress for the conditions. This winter why not be organized and beat the frostbite, by following these simple tips.

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