Canada Holiday

9 Reasons Quebec City Was Named Culture City Of 2016

Posted 01.09.2017 | Canada Living

Nine reasons Québec City is deserving of the title "Culture City Of The Year." From the AOL Partner Studio

Let's Rethink The Pressure Of Cooking Family Meals During The Holidays

Merin Oleschuk | Posted 12.20.2016 | Canada Parents
Merin Oleschuk

While enjoying a wholesome meal together is surely a worthy goal, family meal campaigners don't always acknowledge the work that goes into this achievement: the time demands, parenting challenges and financial burdens required to put good food on the table. These pressures exist daily, but for many of us-particularly women-- they come to a head during holidays.

Joshua Ostroff

Virtual Reality Is For Real The Coolest Tech Gift For Christmas

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.20.2016 | Canada Living

2016 VR technology is the real deal.

Give A Better Gift This Year

Brent Bishop | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada
Brent Bishop

It's that time of year again where the stores are packed with people, mall parking lots are difficult to navigate and the stress of finding the right ...

Simplify And Be Merry At Your Next Holiday Gathering

Janette Ewen | Posted 12.14.2016 | Canada Living
Janette Ewen

As someone who loves to entertain for my family and friends, I know just how tiring hosting can be -- but who says it has to be this complicated? It's time to get back to basics and remind ourselves of what we love most about get-togethers during the holidays and year-round.

Eat Like An Italian This Holiday Season

Posted 12.12.2016 | Canada Living

What Italians eat for the holidays. From the AOL Partner Studio

5 Natural Ways To Make Your House Smell Great For The Holidays

BiteMeMore.com | Posted 12.02.2016 | Canada Living
BiteMeMore.com

Holiday entertaining isn't about things being perfect. It's about finding time to be with the ones you love. So to help you embrace the chaos of real life we've got tips for how you can transform your home into an aroma-filled holiday oasis in a few easy steps. Now you'll have them so focused on how great your house smells, they won't notice anything else!

A Slacker Mom's Guide To Holiday Gifts

Jennifer Weedon Palazzo | Posted 12.01.2016 | Canada
Jennifer Weedon Palazzo

Ah, holy hell. It's holiday gift giving time. And if you're a slacker like me, that means a last minute rush. As if having to roast an overstuffed blo...

Five Ways Quebec City Can Give You A Fairytale Holiday

Posted 11.28.2016 | Canada Living

Five reasons we're spending the holiday season in Quebec City. From the AOL Partner Studio

Celebrate The Holidays With These 10 Drink Recipes

BiteMeMore.com | Posted 11.25.2016 | Canada Living
BiteMeMore.com

We've put together a list of our Top 10 Holiday Drinks that will turn you into the hostess with the most-ess this year as you welcome family and friends. Whether you're hosting a large get-together or a cozy night by the fire, there's something on this list for every occasion that will surely make it extra special and oh-so-delicious!

The Ultimate Edible Holiday Gift List

BiteMeMore.com | Posted 11.23.2016 | Canada Living
BiteMeMore.com

The best part about this gift list is that everything on it is EDIBLE. You heard that right. No need to walk around the mall frantically searching and waiting in lines...all it takes is your awesome self, the kitchen and a few delicious ingredients.

Let These AMAs Best Dressed Stars Inspire Your Holiday #OOTD

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 11.21.2016 | Canada Style

Don't know what you're going to wear to that office holiday party? Let these stars give you some ideas.

5 Things That Will Make This Holiday Season The Most Fun Ever!

Posted 11.21.2016 | Canada Living

Ways to make this holiday season the best ever. From the AOL Partner Studio

Layover At LAX? How To Make The Most Of Your Time

Discover LA | Posted 09.21.2016 | Canada Travel
Discover LA

Layovers don't necessarily mean endless hours of waiting and mindlessly flipping the same magazine over and over again. In fact, a layover can mean an extra fun pit stop to your vacation, depending on how many hours you have.

9 Reasons We're Staycationing This Year

Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Living

Nine reasons we’re opting for a Canadian excursion instead of a foreign adventure this year.

Apps That Will Make Travel Easier

Posted 10.07.2016 | Canada Living

Phone apps you need to download before you travel. From the AOL Partner Studio.

Reasons Why Staycations Are Simply The Best

Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Living

While getting out of town can be a great reward for the extra hours you’ve put in at work, there's something to be said for booking a stay-at-home holiday

5 Easy Ways To Stay Healthy While Travelling

Dr. Alison Chen, ND | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. Alison Chen, ND

Travelling has its challenges when it comes to keeping in shape and staying healthy, but wellness is a way of life, no matter where life takes you. Whether in the busy hub of a unknown city, on a sandy beach of a tropical paradise, or in the comfort of your own home, a commitment to health is something you take with you, no matter where you are.

10 Ideas For Creating A Souvenir Collection

Laura Berg | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada
Laura Berg

In French, the word souvenir means "to remember." In travel, the word souvenir often conjures up memories of cheesy tourist shops full of "Made in Chi...

For A Happy Valentine's Day, Forget The Romance

Rachel Scott | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Living
Rachel Scott

You heard me. Set romance aside with all of its ideas about candlelit dinners and flowers. Think about what you love to do. Rock climbing? Great! Museum-crawling? Delightful! Let go of the traditional and think outside the box.

The Meaning Of Christmas Extends Beyond Family

Silken Laumann | Posted 12.24.2016 | Canada Living
Silken Laumann

I can feel the shift happening in our family, the shift from it being all about us being together and caring about one another, to Christmas being about caring for others as well. I think this most accurately reflects the true spirit of Christmas, whether we are Christian or not.

Why I Choose To Be Alone At Christmas

Lenora Thompson | Posted 12.22.2016 | Canada Living
Lenora Thompson

Some are geographically distant from those they hold dear and raise a solitary glass to absent friends. Others have lost loved ones to the grave. But for many of us, "no contact" is a choice we consciously made. Loneliness is simply less painful than the agony of spending time with our toxic families.

WATCH: How To Make Holiday Latte Art Like A Champ

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 12.14.2016 | Canada Living

You'll want to watch how she pulls off the Christmas tree in a cup

3 Ways To Reduce Holiday Stress

Renate Reimann | Posted 12.17.2016 | Canada Living
Renate Reimann

Why do we put ourselves through such agony? My guess: The hope that this year will be different and that we'll experience pure bliss with friends and family, feel loved unconditionally, and rediscover the warmth and magic of the holiday spirit.

Real Christmas Trees Help Keep Canada's Economy Growing

Michael Rosen | Posted 12.16.2016 | Canada Business
Michael Rosen

Last year, we exported almost $30 million in fresh-cut trees to the United States and another $32.6 million in trees to the rest of the world. When combining the $60+ million that Canadians spent on real trees last year, it all adds up to a $125 million contribution to our rural economy.