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Lisa Yeung is the managing editor of Lifestyle at AOL Canada

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Woman Proposes To Girlfriend Within Minutes Of Ireland's Gay Marriage Vote Results

(9) Comments | Posted May 24, 2015 | 7:58 AM

Ireland voted in favour of legalizing gay marriage on Saturday, and one woman didn't waste any time in making the vote really count.

Mashable captured the tender moment -- watch as Billie proposes to girlfriend Kate at the Limerick count centre. The two reportedly live in a...

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Double Rainbows Show Up In Time For Ireland's Gay Marriage Vote

(19) Comments | Posted May 23, 2015 | 10:20 AM

Nothing like a little rainbow power to boost an historic vote on same-sex marriage.

As Ireland headed to the polls to vote on legalizing gay marriage, Mother Nature seemed to acknowledge the importance of the occasion with a number of rainbows - some of them double rainbows - that...

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Chrissy Teigen's Trippy Dress And 8 More Billboard Music Awards Moments

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 9:03 AM

Sunday's Billboard Music Awards was chock-full of stunners: between Taylor Swift's action-packed 'Bad Blood' video debut to a surprise appearance from 'The Breakfast Club''s Molly Ringwald, there was also time for a tumble, caused inadvertently by show host Chrissy Teigen's dress. Oopsie. Luckily, the audience member escaped with only pride...

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Iggy Azalea's Billboard Music Awards Win And Outfit Raise Eyebrows

(2) Comments | Posted May 17, 2015 | 10:11 PM

The minute Iggy Azalea stepped out on the Billboard red carpet, Twitter started talking.

The minute it was announced the Australian artist had won the 'Best Rap Song' award, Twitter blew up.

But first, the outfit. Azalea arrived at the 2015 awards in a summery baby-blue ensemble was...

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This Has Got To Be The Cutest Royal Baby News Report

(0) Comments | Posted May 3, 2015 | 10:16 AM

News outlets around the world covered the birth of the Princess of Cambridge Saturday, but did they do it as adorably as this cub reporter?

We think not. Have a look at this punny take on British news for kids. Even if you've had your fill of royal baby news,...

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: What's Next For The Fighters? (VIDEO)

(4) Comments | Posted May 3, 2015 | 8:57 AM

It was supposed to be the fight of the century, but..

The $300 million "superfight" against boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao left many viewers feeling shortchanged Saturday night, as Mayweather won the match by decision, taking home the giant prize after a bout that was generally underwhelming.

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Grammys 2015 Winners: The Year Of Sam Smith, Big Wigs And Epic Mashups

(3) Comments | Posted February 8, 2015 | 10:22 PM

Is anyone tired of mashups yet? The Grammys sure weren’t on Sunday night, with an awards show that was heavy on epic collab performances with a sprinkling of awards to balance things out. And thankfully, a lot of Sam Smith.

Grammys 2015 started out with great drama as the...

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Dear Internet, The University Of Vagina Is Not Jon Ryan's Alma Mater (It's Regina)

(13) Comments | Posted February 1, 2015 | 8:00 PM

The Internet thinks Seattle Seahawks player Jon Ryan went to the University of Vagina!

He didn't. He went to the University Of Regina, of course. But that's not what viewers heard after his player intro during Super Bowl XLIX Sunday night.

Naturally, the Twitters went berserk. Our hat goes off to you, Jon Ryan, for putting the University of Regina on the map, and for getting people to talk openly about vaginas, both of which should probably happen more often....

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The Reason You Need To See This Dog Video

(0) Comments | Posted December 31, 2014 | 12:30 PM

Is so we can use our HuffPost Canada publishing powers for good today to say:

HAVE A BALL THIS NEW YEAR'S EVE!

Stay safe out there, dear readers. And may your 2015 be furry and bright.

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Christmas Quotes To Warm Your Heart This Holiday

(0) Comments | Posted December 17, 2014 | 2:31 PM

There's nothing like a line from your favourite Christmas song or movie to get the ol' eyes misty.

So we've gathered up some touching holiday quotes to celebrate the season. From the timeless text of 'Twas the night before Christmas' to the modern favourite flick, "Elf,", spread a little...

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HuffPost Living's Arti Patel, Parentdish.ca and AOL Canada Win At The COPAs

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 10:08 AM

HuffPost Canada Living's Arti Patel won gold alongside silver wins from Parentdish Canada and AOL Canada the 2014 edition of the Canadian Online Publishing Awards Thursday.

Patel, the associate editor of Living, won top honours for best article or series in the red (consumer) category for her feature

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#BeenRapedNeverReported: What Happens Now? What You Told Us

(10) Comments | Posted November 9, 2014 | 12:48 PM

Last Sunday, The Huffington Post Canada dedicated our front page and Living page to the Twitter hashtag #BeenRapedNeverReported. As thousands of courageous women, men and trans folk shared their stories of rape and sexual assault publicly, many for the first time, there seemed no other way...

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#BeenRapedNeverReported: Powerful Stories And Conversation

(62) Comments | Posted November 1, 2014 | 10:09 PM

Editor's note: We dedicated our front page and Living page to #BeenRapedNeverReported and published this post on November 2, 2014. Read on to find out why and share your thoughts on how to support survivors of rape and sexual assault. Your response so far has been overwhelming, and...
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'Ms. Oriental Lady': Black's Photographer Assigns A Peculiar Name To Customer

(18) Comments | Posted January 31, 2014 | 2:53 PM

It's the Lunar New Year, a time when an estimated 3.6 billion trips will take place in China as people travel to see their families and celebrate the year of the Horse.

Except me. My passport just expired (and really, my family lives a ten-minute drive away)....

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What They Teach You In Culinary School: An Almost Famous Chef Shares Some Secrets

(0) Comments | Posted March 10, 2013 | 11:06 AM

Ever wonder what it would be like to up and leave your life as you know it and become a famous chef? Abandon your mundane everyday routine to toil your way to the top in pressure-cooker kitchens run by explosive geniuses prone to tossing your hard work in the trash...

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Cesar Millan Teaches Me How To Trust My Instincts

(0) Comments | Posted November 26, 2012 | 4:05 PM

I'm about to interview Cesar Millan and I'm dead nervous. Nervous that he's going to sense through the phone that I don't have a dog. And have never owned one before. He is the Dog Whisperer, after all.

Don't get me wrong, I'm a still a fan. For all...

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Share Thanksgiving: Toronto Families Welcome New Canadians To Their Holiday Dinner Tables

(4) Comments | Posted October 5, 2012 | 1:35 PM

Would you invite a complete stranger into your home for Thanksgiving dinner? What about a whole family of complete strangers?

That's what Parker Mitchell and Kyle Baptista are asking Torontonians to do this coming holiday weekend. And in spite of the city's reserved reputation, people have stepped up to...

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#OddAlberta: 11 Weird And Wonderful Places You've Probably Never Visited... But Should (PHOTOS)

(12) Comments | Posted August 16, 2012 | 4:00 AM

In every province, there are the spots that everyone and their cousin's dog have visited. You know the ones. In Toronto, it's the CN Tower. In Montreal, c'est le vieux port de Montréal. In Vancouver, Stanley Park. In Calgary, it's Banff. The throngs of crowds during peak tourist seasons dissuade...

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Test Drive: Imagine Organic Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

(0) Comments | Posted March 21, 2012 | 1:35 PM

Test Drive Subject: Imagine Organic Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Price: $4.99

What It Is: A new heat-and-serve organic chicken noodle soup in an easy-to-pour, easy to tear Tetra pak. An ideal lunchtime solution for a person like me who doesn't really cook much and is admittedly a little lazy in...

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My Dinner With Lynn Crawford: Icewine Included (RECIPES)

(0) Comments | Posted February 17, 2012 | 1:43 PM

The scene: It's Wednesday night. I've spent past 90 minutes in a limo bus drinking bubbly. I've eaten my weight in oysters. I have a galling nine wine glasses spread out on the table in front of me. And Lynn Crawford is cooking me a romantic meal.

Toto, we're...

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