Holiday Tips

How To Manage Holiday Season Stress With Ease

Eileen Chadnick | Posted 12.18.2014 | Canada Living
Eileen Chadnick

'Tis the season of rush! If you are like most of us, it's still hustle and bustle as you race to the finish line. The end of the year can be a wonderful time but it can also be hectic and stressful. Here are tips to help you manage the year-end season of rush with more ease.

Time Saving Cleaning Tips For A Stress-Free Holiday Season

Alana Hurov | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada Living
Alana Hurov

Tis' the season to make a mess. From baking gingerbread men to preparing five-course meals for family and friends, it's all extremely daunting and stressful. With no budget for a live-in maid and an innate dislike of cleaning, I enlisted supermom entrepreneur Kalpana Kundra for advice.

The Thrifty Guide To Tipping During The Holidays

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.08.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Tipping may be customary after visits to the salon or local coffee shop, but should patrons be expected to dig even deeper when doling out g...

Five Ways to Battle Holiday Season Weight Gain

Dee Brun | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Living
Dee Brun

We basically become shut ins due to the cold and general all around grossness of winter weather. Then a holiday party forces us out and we become like crazed animals who have not seen food or booze in years. This is a deadly combination that is sure to end in a hazing of any and all holiday buffets.

Almost There: 10 Things To Keep Your Holiday Spirit Burning Bright

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 12.20.2011 | Canada Style

With the holiday season starting earlier and earlier each year it can be tough to maintain one's festive cheer for such a long stretch. By the time Ch...

Holiday Don't List: 10 'Do Not Repeats'

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 11.23.2011 | Canada Living

It happens every year after the holidays: you wake up and tell yourself that next year, you'll do things differently. You'll be more organized. You'll...