It's different for everyone. It can be finally creating a household budget, giving back to your community, leading a healthier lifestyle or going “zero waste”, painting a wall, adding a throw pillow or living a greener, more sustainable life. Here’s the thing: you don’t have to be an expert. You just have to be curious.
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Have you chosen your New Year’s resolutions yet? Turns out, a lot of people are focusing on environmental sustainability this year. We think it’s amazing, so we’ve pulled together 20 eco-friendly resolution ideas for you to follow in 2020 […]
Living greener at home doesn’t have to be time consuming. In fact, changing a few simple habits can make a world of a difference. Here are 15 simple habits to break to start being more eco-friendly today […]
The way you decorate your home can have a huge effect on your wellbeing and overall health. Everything from the entrance to your home, to the materials you choose, everything plays a big role in the way you feel in your home. So, if you’re planning a small makeover of your space, here are just some of the ways you can boost wellness in your house [...]
Fostering air circulation in your home won’t just keep your family healthy, it can also lower your energy bill significantly. Natural ventilation is all about working with the environment to keep healthy air flow, reducing the amount of energy you use, and keeping mold at bay […]
Cats make amazing pets because they’re loyal, playful and low-maintenance (not to mention, super adorable). Ever wonder how to make your cat feel more at home in your apartment? Here are 5 helpful tips […]
Moving this winter? Here are 15 tips to help you move like a pro. It may not be ideal to lug boxes in the cold and snow, but taking a few precautions will make your move free of any unnecessary headaches […]
One of the great things about living in the downtown core of a dynamic city like Calgary is having access to all the good things in life – like restaurants, shopping, business and pretty much every convenience and experience you can think of. Check out all the reasons why we think living connected to the core is where it’s at […]
Calgary was ranked 2019’s fifth most liveable city in the world by The Economist magazine. But why, you ask? Among other things, this city is famous for its Plus 15 Network – a series of indoor, above street-level tunnels that connect the downtown core. With over 50 bridges and 16 kms of sheltered pedestrian walkways, planning for cold and rainy days isn’t required. We’ve got all the deets on the +15 here […]
Is your apartment’s bathroom lacking in storage, space, or both? Organizing a tiny bathroom can be tough without storage – and in rentals, you have to get a bit more creative with temporary solutions. Read on for a ton of ideas on how to add storage to a small bathroom […]
The holidays, with their conspicuous consumption and overindulgence, have a way of making us want to start fresh, simplify and take a good look at all the stuff that’s weighing us down. We’ve put together a list of the 10 easiest ways to declutter your home – and make 2020 the year of the lighter load.