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Enough Tchotchke: Why I Don't Need Any More Stuff

Patti Hack | Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada Living
Patti Hack

I went through periods where matching dishes and wonderful wine glasses were very important. But now instead of crystal trinkets and china, there are Eiffel Towers to see, monkeys to feed, children to visit, grandchildren to laugh with, and friends to drink wine with.

Why the Older You Are, the Happier You Get

Neil Seeman | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Living
Neil Seeman

There is one inalienable truth about happiness. Grumpy old men, and women, are not grumpy whatsoever -- contrary to popular myth. In fact, this truth remains the most contrarian of all research on happiness, and, to the best of my knowledge, is still the most evidence-based.

The Dreaded Compliment: "You Look Good For..."

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Living
Kathy Buckworth

"You look good...for someone who's had four kids...especially since one of those kids is 21." I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that no mom ever wants to hear anything past "you look good." If in fact someone says this to you, you must move away immediately to avoid the unavoidable follow up sentences.

"Cocktail" Of Everyday Supplements Could Help Aging Brain Function

CBC | Posted 03.02.2012 | Canada Living

It might be possible to cure aging, say scientists who've found that lab mice get smarter and more agile as they age when fed a mix of nu...

Bomb Girls

Meg Tilly | Posted 11.06.2011 | Canada Living
Meg Tilly

I am a bomb girl. I'm sure when you read that you got an image of high-heels and a tiny cinched-in waist and voluptuous breasts spilling out all over the place. And yes, I'm sure some of the younger girls in the mini-series will look just like that. My character in Bomb Girls does not.