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What Does It Take To Be A Tea Sommelier?

Most people are familiar with wine sommeliers — trained experts who assess wine based on flavour, smell, colour, and "mouthfeel,” among other factors most of us don’t notice when we take a sip. But people can also be certified as tea sommeliers to taste and assess the incredible variety and complexity of each type of leaf.
02/09/2016 03:48 EST
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Save Early, Save Often

The world is less linear than ever before. Whether you're collecting your first paycheque or gearing up for the golden years of retirement, a solid financial plan can help guide you towards a brighter life, regardless of what path you choose to take. Here are a few handy hints to help plan for some of life's big moments.
01/25/2016 12:02 EST
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Retirement Advice From An Ex-Hockey Pro

Canadians are living to 81 on average, which means you'll have plenty of time to sit in a rocking chair if that’s what you want. But, we’ve got some ideas to help you embrace change and make the most of a brighter post-work life.
01/18/2016 12:00 EST
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Look Out For The Hidden Contest Image

Enter for a chance to WIN a trip for 4 to a WestJet mystery destination courtesy of HuffPost Canada Travel & WestJet. Flight departs December 1st, 2013 On December 1, two lucky winners and three guest...
11/08/2013 10:56 EST
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8 Quick and Healthy Breakfasts

For breakfast, you may be perfectly satisfied with scarfing down a danish at the coffee shop, but you owe your kids a lot more in the way of nutrition. We have some great breakfast suggestions for you...
09/19/2013 06:33 EDT
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10 Easy Ways To Reduce Your Sugar Intake

The typical Canadian diet is pretty sweet, these days. We eat about 26 teaspoons of sugar a day, thanks in part to our increased consumption of processed foods and on-the-go lifestyles. Sugar isn’t al...
08/19/2013 06:35 EDT
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Where to Run In Canada's Urban Centres

Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal are all great running cities. Toronto is reletively flat, Montreal has challenging elevations and Vancouver has gorgeous mountain vistas nearby. Whether you’re looking...
03/21/2013 11:54 EDT
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How To Spend A Weekend In Toronto

Toronto is a city of neighbourhoods, each distinct and diverse. According to the United Nations, it is the most multi-cultural city in the world. Fortunately, for visitors, this means an exhilarating...
03/21/2013 11:53 EDT
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How To Spend A Weekend In Vancouver

Squeezed between the ocean and the rugged Coast Mountains, the Pacific Rim and the rest of North America, Vancouver's attractions range from the thrilling to the tranquil and cross many cultures. Wha...
03/21/2013 11:52 EDT