Everyone wishes the inside of their home had a Martha Stewart feel or that their living room just screamed Jillian Harris designs. We all want to have homes like the greats, but sometimes our bank accounts simply don’t agree with our home décor taste. However, that’s not to say that you can’t try to have it all. Here are 10 great resources to help tap into your creative side and design away, with or without a budget.
With these long summer days stretching late into the night, backyard parties and evening bonfires become more frequent. It is important to understand how to light your fire, where to have it and how to extinguish it safely. Please read our 4 P’s of Backyard Fire Pit Safety so that we can all have fun, safe nights around the fire.
Home gardening is arguably one of the most satisfying hobbies. You can plant flowers and be rewarded daily with beautiful flourishes of reds, pinks, yellows and oranges. You can plant vegetables and deliciously devour the fruits of your labour, like garden-fresh peas or oh-so-sweet baby carrots. You can even plant herbs and keep them all year ‘round so that your salads, pasta sauces and tasty chicken dishes never go without a fresh herb. The possibilities are endless with this creative hobby.
The greatest outdoor show on Earth kicks off on Friday, with the Calgary Stampede parade and then the entire city will be engulfed in the 10-day western festival. If you are looking to take in the festivities with the entire family, we have a few ideas and some exciting things to look forward to.
Did you know that over a third of first-time homebuyers in Canada are actually single? It’s true! If you’re one of the solo buyers in this demographic, here are some tips to know before taking the plunge.