Tag Archives: Aug/Sep 2017

Movies at the Amusement Park

Summer is here and with the kids out of school and the grown-ups with some well-deserved vacation time why not hit the amusement parks? Well, with the long line-ups, rainy days and high-priced junk food, let‘s just do the parks at your home! Alright, it’s not the same as being there, but here are 10 movies – some futuristic, some … <entire article…>

What Colour is your Fall?

Pick your fall colours now! For fashion as well as for decorating, each season Pantone and The Color Institute introduce its line-up of seasonal colours. Pantone’s universal language of colour is used by 100 million design professionals worldwide to access colour trends, communicate colour choices and control consistency of colour across every imaginable surface, texture, material and finish. The following … <entire article…>

Preparing for the School Year

What to Do in August – You may not want to think of school yet, but a few activities during August go a long way to setting a student up for a successful year. Imagine how good you’ll feel knowing that you’ve had a head start, or that you’ve already learned something that you thought might be more difficult. There are … <entire article…>

Protect Your Identity – It’s the Only One You Have

What is identity theft? Identity theft doesn’t just happen in movies. It’s when someone is using some of your personal information, including their name, bank information, credit rating, or even your reputation for criminal purposes. According to Canada’s Anti-Fraud Centre, there are over 12,000 Canadian victims of identity theft each year. Check out our helpful tips to make sure you … <entire article…>

What is Your Brand?

Brand is a favourite buzzword for marketers. But don’t think it only applies to large companies. Every business, from the smallest to the largest, needs to understand what brand is, and most of all, how to establish your own brand and how to keep it strong. Many people think that brand is about your logo or the design of your … <entire article…>

My Secret Beaches Spot

When I first saw this, I took a second look as it was so intersting – Edward N. Do you recognize it? Tell us where the Secret Beaches Spot photo was taken, and you could win a pair of My Beach Stickers! Email your answer by September 15 to info@beachesliving.ca. Send us a photo of your Secret Beaches Spot with a … <entire article…>

Coming, Going and On the Move

Welcome new neighbours: 9 Round Fitness – 1866 Queen St. E. Alfa Farm Fresh – 944 Kingston Rd. Euans.Shop – 1596 Queen St. E. Godspeed Brewery – 242 Coxwell Ave. J&L Nails & Spa – 910 Kingston Rd. The Beach House Bar & Grill – 1953 Queen St. E. Thank You and Best Wishes: Ali Baba’s Restaurant – 1976 Queen St. … <entire article…>

Making the Local Bank a Friendly Place

Many may remember the movie Mary Poppins when the children, Jane and Michael Banks, visit a bank with Mary Poppins and their father in downtown London, England in order to see where their father works. With its tall columns, cold stone architecture, and the collection of older gentlemen inside, the bank was a very scary place for them! These days, … <entire article…>

Beaches|Life Hall of Fame

Our Business Community is made up of the many faces of business owners, some of them featured in Beaches|life magazines over the past few years. Get to know them, they are part of our community and extended family. Visit: beachesliving.ca/halloffame