Canada Winter

► Incoming Train Showers Commuters With Avalanche Of Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.16.2017 | Canada

It's a wake-up call they won't soon forget.

Boy Dies After Being Trapped In Collapsed Snow Fort

The Huffington Post Canada | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.16.2017 | Canada

He was playing alone when the accident happened.

► 50-Vehicle Pileup Shuts Down Quebec Highway

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2017 | Canada

Snowfalls dumped 35 centimetres on Montreal.

► Avalanche Sweeps Whistler Skier Off A Cliff

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 03.14.2017 | Canada British Columbia

He escaped without any major injuries.

Newfoundland Windstorm Sends Canoe Flying Into Woman's Bedroom

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada

The canoe crashed right through the siding, Gyprock and insulation, she said.

Dear Toronto, Please Stop Freaking Out About A Bit Of Snow

Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada Living
Michelle Butterfield

We're all Canadian, and with that comes Canadian weather. It should be our Canadian duty to accept the weather (especially such unremarkable weather ) with dignity and poise. Because believe me: Other parts of the country have it far, far worse.

RCMP Saved This Nearly Frozen Kitten From A Saskatchewan Highway

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada

This one's a fighter.

Manitoba Family Rescued After 3 Days Stranded On Snowy Road

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2017 | Canada

"We were dehydrated and tired and our minds weren't really working right.''

Maham Abedi

Manitoban Rides Horse Through Storm To Bring Stranded Trucker Coffee | Maham Abedi | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada

She also went back to give him dinner.

Sorry, Canada, But More Winter Is Coming

CP | Maija Kappler, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2017 | Canada

Winter's got a "bit left in it."

In This Underground Canadian Lab, Winter Exists Year-Round

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 02.16.2017 | Canada

"This is a really cool lab — literally, a really cool lab."

Why Some People Never Seem To Get Sick

Timi Gustafson, R.D. | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Living
Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Winter weather makes most of us apprehensive about getting a cold or the flu, and often enough those fears are justified. No matter how religiously we wash our hands, keep our distance from others who already have the sniffles, or try to fortify our immune system with extra doses of vitamins, it seems to be a losing battle year after year. Yet some folks never appear to get affected. They just sail through this treacherous season without a hitch. How do these lucky few do it?

Snowfall Records Smashed In Vancouver Region

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.06.2017 | Canada British Columbia

Here it comes again!

Top Beauty Tips For Looking Radiant This Winter

Sari Friedman | Posted 02.01.2017 | Canada Living
Sari Friedman

It's wintertime, and the livin' ain't easy. Dry skin, chapped lips and static-ridden strands. Sound familiar? As the temperature drops and the thermostats are cranked on high, your skin and hair long for a little extra TLC. Don't let winter's harsh weather wreak havoc on your natural glow.

4 February Festivals To Watch Out For

Flight Network | Posted 02.01.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

February is one of the most trying months in the Great White North. The winter chill has fully settled in, and the warmer temperatures of spring are more than a month away. While many Canadians use this as a time to escape to the warmth of Florida, the Caribbean, or Mexico, others look within the country for winter carnivals, festivals, and other anticipated annual events. These four February festivals across Canada will encourage you to embrace the best of winter in the Great White North.

8 Tips To Beat The 'Winter Blues' | Posted 01.31.2017 | Canada Living

As the winter blues starts seeping into our lives, it's clear that "the most wonderful time of the year" is sadly behind us. And whether you enjoyed a festive-filled staycation or a trip away to see family, it's normal to find yourself in a bit of a funk during the winter season.

The Reason Everybody You Know Is Catching The Flu This Year

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 01.20.2017 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

We are seeing a lot more activity this year compared to last year's flu season, which was relatively mild. It's important to understand that the flu strain circulating each year can change every flu season.

Lace Up Your Skates: The World's Coolest Ice-Skating Rinks | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada Travel

Enjoying the great outdoors during the winter doesn't always have to include ski slopes and snow covered enchanted forests. Sometimes all you need are a few friends, a pair of sharp skates and a little time to spend gliding across an ice rink.

Old Man Winter Slays Mayor Gregor's Green Vancouver

Jordan Bateman | Posted 01.10.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

Winter has come to Mayor Gregor Robertson's Vancouver. And the city's lack of preparation has become its own sort of George R.R. Martin epic. The land is frozen under a thick layer of snow and ice. Travel has become treacherous. Hundreds swarmed local fire halls like white walkers, trying to get some free salt.

5 Fun Cross-Training Winter Activities To Keep You Active

Christine Blanchette | Posted 01.09.2017 | Canada Living
Christine Blanchette

Incorporating cross-training once or twice a week in your workout routine will keep you motivated with your running, build strength and help prevent injury. In addition, cross-training is a good alternative to running when you can't run due to poor weather conditions.

7 Expert Tips For Packing Bulky Winter Clothes | Posted 12.30.2016 | Canada Travel

As baggage restrictions tighten, travellers are finding more creative ways to avoid fees. But even the lightest packers find it difficult to forego checking a bag when travelling to chilly winter destinations.

Dear World, This Is How Canada Deals With Icy Roads

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 12.29.2016 | Canada

A little ice and snow doesn't scare us.

Help Your Skin Survive Another Canadian Winter

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.29.2016 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Winter does bad things to your skin, so we went to an expert to get you real advice on how to look healthy while the world freezes around you.

The Hottest Style Trends For Winter

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.28.2016 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Canada is synonymous with red. This colour evokes a warm nostalgic feeling and works for everyone! Add to this some golden oak, winter white, woodrose, cabernet, snowy ice, grizzly brown and celestial blue and you have the perfect mix of colours that you can dress in and it also paints the perfect Canadian landscape!

Stylish Winter Maternity Coats For The Modern Mom

Katrina Turnbull | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada Style
Katrina Turnbull

Pregnant moms-to-be rejoice! Never before have there been so many options for stylish winter maternity coats. Designers have caught up with demand. You no longer have to sacrifice fashion for function during pregnancy. I've found the best stylish winter maternity coats to keep you and your inside baby warm and toasty this winter.