Gift Giving

Tips on Buying Art as a Gift

Lisa Diamond Katz and Shira Wood | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada Living
Lisa Diamond Katz and Shira Wood

It's quite a compliment that you thought enough of that person that you ventured into that art buying territory, no? Again, can be scary, but personal and worth the effort. So whether you wish to add to a loved one's art collection, or maybe start one for your friend, keep in mind a few helpful tips to keep you in line:

Easter Isn't Christmas - Slow Down With the Gifts

Kathy Kaufield | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Living
Kathy Kaufield

It wasn't always this way. My oldest was shocked to discover that all Laura Ingalls got for Christmas one year was a rag doll, an orange, a piece of candy and some socks. My daughters' eyes pop out of their heads when their Granny tells them that when she was a little girl, Santa brought an apple, an orange and one toy for each child in her large family.

Sticky Situation: Solutions to the Four Stickiest Gift Situations

Julie Blais Comeau | Posted 02.12.2013 | Canada Living
Julie Blais Comeau

Here you are in the hustle and bustle of the gift-giving season. Wonder, magic, surprise and even shock may arise from any exchanging encounters with loved ones, clients or colleagues. To help you keep the gratitude spirit alive, here are solutions to the season's stickiest situations.

Relationship Quiz: Will You Survive Christmas Together?

Josey Vogels | Posted 02.21.2012 | Canada Living
Josey Vogels

I've had at least three relationships break up right before Christmas, so for those of you heading into the holidays à deux, take this quiz to see if your relationship will survive.

What To Buy Her: 14 Gift Ideas For The Stylish Women In Your Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies and Sarah Kelsey | Posted 10.31.2012 | Canada Style

They're picky, they're precise, they know what they like and what they don't want. They're women. And whether you're shopping for your best friend, ma...