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Mother's Day 2022: 15 Ways to Celebrate Mom This Year

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and whether you’re celebrating the person you call mom, your grandmother, or a mother figure in your life, we’ve got you covered. Show them how much you appreciate their hard work and dedication this year with these unique ideas that go above and beyond your average bouquet of flowers [...]


5 May, 2022

Apartment LIVING

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

A tidy Minto apartment in Toronto

7 tips to declutter your apartment Marie Kondo style

The secret behind the KonMari Method is the order in which you tidy your space. Read to find out why everyone is obsessed with the KonMari method and how it can transform your life and home [...]

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8 tips to warming up your apartment (without breaking the bank!)

Whether you live in a newly built, freshly renovated or older apartment, you can't avoid the winter weather. Take a look at these 8 tips on how to warm up your apartment without breaking the bank [...]

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Mohini Mohandas

7 ways to bring mindfulness into your daily life

Navigating her way through big-city life, Mohini is a slow-living enthusiast and mindfulness writer. A big believer of living in the moment, she aspires to spread the power of present-moment living to those who most need it. Take a look here for her 7 tips on how to bring mindfulness to your daily life [...]

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International Women's Day: Celebrating Women in Sustainability

International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate the many achievements of women. It’s also a day to bring awareness to the progress made, and the work still to be done. Joanna Jackson and Agnieszka Wloch from Minto’s Sustainability team share their message for International Women’s Day on creating a more sustainable future [...]

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Let's chat sustainability: An interview with Joanna Jackson, Director of Sustainability & Innovation, Minto Apartments

Let’s chat sustainability with Joanna Jackson, Director of Sustainability & Innovation. Learn how her team is working to make Minto’s properties more environmentally friendly [...]

Articles related to how to save energy and reduce waste, net zero, greening your commute and all things sustainability.

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22 pet friendly plants perfect for your apartment

Looking to spruce up your place with a little greenery? If you’re a cat or dog parent, you’ll want to make sure it jives well with your furry friends. Take a look at this list of pet friendly plants that are perfect for your apartment […]

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10 green gift ideas for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and we can’t wait to show them how much they mean to us! But if you’ve ever found yourself searching “best Mother’s Day gifts” on Google (guilty!) only to find the same old ideas, we’ve got a list of 10 eco-friendly Mother’s Day gifts that are good for her wellbeing and the environment too [...]

Articles on design trends, DIY projects and hacks, tips on how to organize your space and all things design and décor.

A tidy Minto apartment in Toronto

7 tips to declutter your apartment Marie Kondo style

The secret behind the KonMari Method is the order in which you tidy your space. Read to find out why everyone is obsessed with the KonMari method and how it can transform your life and home [...]

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5 ways to bring a ‘90s vibe to your apartment

The ‘90s were all about graphic colours and patterns, great music, video games, the Internet (!) and design trends that paved the way for what we know and love today. Relive all of the nostalgic glory with these 5 ways to bring back this awesome decade in your apartment […]

Articles related to education, innovation, finance and living smarter.

Feet on heater in apartment

8 tips to warming up your apartment (without breaking the bank!)

Whether you live in a newly built, freshly renovated or older apartment, you can't avoid the winter weather. Take a look at these 8 tips on how to warm up your apartment without breaking the bank [...]

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10 tips for lowering your energy bill this winter

The colder months usually mean higher energy bills. Here’s 10 ways to reduce your energy consumption and save money this winter, without sacrificing comfort.

Articles related to giving back, getting involved in your community and how you can change it for the better, and events and initiatives that bring us together.

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How to show your support on Truth and Reconciliation Day

This September 30th is the first ever Truth and Reconciliation day in Canada – a day dedicated to the Survivors of residential schools and in honour of those who were lost. Read on to learn how you can show your support for Indigenous communities on this important day […]

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19 patios to check out in Montréal this summer

Patios are open for business at long last – and if you’re planning to head to Montréal anytime soon you’ll find no shortage of cool terrasses to sit outside and catch some rays. Check out this list of 16 patios and terraces that are heating things up in Montréal this summer […]

Articles related to spring cleaning, better sleep, managing stress, staying active and living a healthier lifestyle.

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10 ways to decorate your home for wellbeing

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 [...]

5 summer wellness tips for apartment dwellers

When the temperature soars, be sure to keep your health and wellness top of your mind with these 5 summer wellness tips for apartment dwellers [...]