Walter Gretzky Seals his Commitment to Lung Health
For generations, Canadians have been celebrating the holidays with family and friends. And for generations, Canadians have been sending out Christmas Seals with their holiday greetings and gifts as a way of showing how much they care.
Since 1908, The Lung Association has produced the seals to help raise funds for its programs to improve lung health. Each year, about eight million Christmas Seals are used by Canadians to seal the back of envelopes sent out to family and friends. They are also used to decorate Christmas gifts and parcels.
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:
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.
Keep your perspective: Remain sane this Christmas
The holiday season has somehow become one of the most taxing times of the year. From party planning, to dinner menus, to gift shopping, what used to be a simple and relaxing time of year has become a source of stress and chaos. This Christmas, why not consider making things simple by following these easy holiday tips:
Stretch your holiday budget this year by becoming a smart spender
Finances can be a touchy subject for many families, especially during the Christmas season. With the constant pressure to buy, buy, buy, many become strapped for cash quickly, particularly when holiday spending gets out of control. Below are some simple tips to help you save cash and make smart purchases come Christmas time.
Parents Cheat Sheet: Must-Have Holiday Toys
Each holiday season, a few specific toys cause excitement amongst Canadian children. This year is no exception, and to help parents and grandparents find this year’s hottest toys with ease, Zellers has compiled their top 10 must-haves that will be sure to bring smiles to children of all ages from coast to coast:
Celebrate Halloween with these spooky literacy tips
(Toronto, ON, October 22, 2010) – This Halloween, ABC Life Literacy Canada reminds families to practice literacy skills with some fun literacy tips, tricks and treats:
Do it differently this Hallowe’en
From fairy princesses to vampires, Hallowe’en is one occasion where almost anything goes. So if your family is not feeling too enchanted with the idea of dressing up the little ones and following them around in the dark to gather a pile of candy they shouldn’t be eating, why not think of trying something different this year?
Turkey, thanks and time to give back--make this Thanksgiving stand for something.
This Thanksgiving, many Canadians are looking for ways to show their appreciation and give thanks for everything they have been blessed with. As families come together to mark the end of the harvest season, homes overflow with food and good company. This Thanksgiving, why not take the opportunity to celebrate in a meaningful way?
The Toronto International Boat Show asks How Does Your Dog Chill?
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Canada’s largest boat show launches contest for 2011 show
January 8-11, 2011 Direct Energy Centre