Canada Winter

Some Sweet Inspiration For Your Holiday Home Decor

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Style
Tiffany Leigh

Leading décor and lifestyle maven Janette Ewen believes that you and I can craft a holiday-worthy home. While I appreciate her optimism, I'm uncertain about my skill set in this department -- but -- when an abundance of decadent chocolate is involved, hesitancy dissolves.

Aid Agencies Race Winter's Arrival in Nepal

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 10.25.2015 | Canada Impact
Debbie Wolfe

Gas shortages have instilled immense fear in families living in Nepal's remote mountain regions -- empty gas tanks mean vital goods can't reach the far-flung the mountain villages. The urgency increases every day as the winter snows approach, cutting off remote communities altogether.

5 Workout Habits to Get Ahead of the Winter Blues

Colin Blayney | Posted 10.19.2015 | Canada Living
Colin Blayney

Winter Blues: the loss of motivation and productivity experienced during the long winter months, especially in northern countries. Winter presents a challenge for many people to stay on top of their fitness regimens.

FINALLY. Winter Will Be A Lot Milder Across Canada This Year.

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada

Best news you'll read all day.

WATCH: Here's What Spring Will Look Like Across Canada, Eventually

Posted 04.02.2015 | Canada

It's been a terrible winter in Canada. We've been inundated with heavy snow, bone-chilling wind chills and bleak days where it seemed spring would nev...

15 Clever Ways Canadians Said F%&$ Winter And Had Fun Anyway

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada

The longer this winter has dragged on, the more amazingly creative Canadians have become.

Halifax Florist Defies Winter, Paints Flowers In The Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.20.2015 | Canada Living

The first day of spring is coming, whether nature allows it or not.

Hey Winter, Stop Picking On The Maritimes

The Huffington Post Canada | Ron Nurwisah | Posted 03.18.2015 | Canada

Halifax health care workers used snowshoes and sheer determination to get to work amid a massive blizzard

Another Beast In The East

CBC | Posted 05.17.2015 | Canada

A late winter storm is steadily dropping lots of snow on much Atlantic Canada this morning. Parts of the Maritimes remain under a winter storm warn...

You Thought It Was Cold In Your City. This Just Washed Up In Cape Cod.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.11.2015 | Canada

Just call it Cape Cold! Nyuk nyuk nyuk.

WATCH: Moncton, That Is One Big Pile Of Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada

The snow is plowed from your street, and taken to ... where? This is the part we never really think about. Well, now we know, at least in Moncton, New...

How to Beat the Winter Blues and SAD

Dr. Jennifer Pearlman | Posted 05.04.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Jennifer Pearlman

SAD tends to present in adulthood and affects eight times more women than men. As we gain a deeper understanding of how circadian and seasonal rhythms are at play within our bodies, we will be better equipped to help patients combat wintertime blues and SAD. Here are six steps to get started.

February Cold Broke Records

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2015 | Canada

MONTREAL - Between Ontario and Quebec deep freezes, the Maritime snowpocalypse, and British Columbia's early spring, February was a month of extreme w...

Get Over the February Blahs With These Tips

Shannon Skinner | Posted 04.25.2015 | Canada Living
Shannon Skinner

I tend to hibernate more and by the end of February I'm going squirrelly. By now, I need an attitude adjustment. My guess is that others do, too. Here are some ways to get over the February blahs and cabin fever, as we go into the last stretch of winter.

An Imminent Climate Change That Has Nothing to Do With Greenhouse Gasses

Carl Duivenvoorden | Posted 04.25.2015 | Canada Impact
Carl Duivenvoorden

Canada's climate is about to change dramatically. You see, spring arrives next month. Sorry if that sounds anticlimactic, but in this country, changing seasons always mean changes in climate. Understanding why that happens can help us understand and dismiss one of the most commonly held fallacies about today's changing climate.

Toddler Found Wandering Outside Naked, Alone

CBC | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada

A naked three-year-old boy was found outside in the bitter cold today in Etobicoke, just one day after the death of a three-year-old Toronto boy who w...

14 Times Canadians Kicked Winter's Ass

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.20.2015 | Canada

They outran an avalanche. They held canoe races on a frozen river. They went for a (mighty brief) swim beneath the ice ... A...


CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2015 | Canada Living

HALIFAX - A savage winter storm pounded Maritimes on Sunday, causing damage, delays and dangerous driving conditions on Sunday while people in parts o...

Now This Is How You Deal With Endless Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 02.04.2015 | Canada Living

There's only one logical way to beat winter blues induced by extended commutes, frostbites and snow-covered driveways: a giant snowball fight. Uni...

Winter Cycling 101: What You Need to Know

David Dodge | Posted 04.04.2015 | Canada Living
David Dodge

Keith Hallgren of RBF Cycles is a longtime four-season cyclist. He builds and fixes bikes, teaches courses on winter cycling and, full disclosure, he also built the winter bike of Green Energy Futures editor Duncan Kinney. According to Hallgren there are three keys to being a successful winter cyclist.

9 Distractions To Help Cope With Canada's Winter Woes

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada

Canada's rodent meteorologists might be split on whether Canadians shall endure six more weeks of winter, but ask anyone in Eastern Canada and they'll...

Travel: Panorama B.C.

Vitamin Daily | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Travel
Vitamin Daily

Our winter weekend getaway to the new-and-improved Panorama Mountain Resort in southeast B.C. took us to the top of the world--here's our itinerary to help you achieve great heights, too.

Outdoor Winter Fun in Canada's Capital

Yelp Canada | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Travel
Yelp Canada

Has all that outdoor fun left you spent? Maybe you're just sick of layers, static, and space heaters. Beat the winter blues at this Old Chelsea oasis. It's the biggest spa in North America! While they do offer indoor services such as massage and body treatments, the full experience includes taking a dip in the outdoor baths and warming up in seven different saunas.

Top Tips for Cross-Country Skiing Newbies

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada Living
Sacha DeVoretz

Being outdoors and enjoying nature is one of the happiest parts of my life. Cross country skiing is in that category of happy experiences. In fact, it is probably at the very top of the list. It is an amazing way to be outside, get some fresh air and make friends. Best of all it is really easy to learn.

How To Snowshoe For Fitness

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 03.20.2015 | Canada Living
Sacha DeVoretz

Photo Courtesy Of Grouse Mountain Last week, I wrote a blog about "The Many Health Benefits of Snowshoeing." I had such a great response and so many...