Tag Archives: June/July 2015

Wave it, Map it.

July 1st, Canada Day Celebration Challenge: share your waving flags on the MAP whenever & wherever you are in the world and beyond… beachesliving.ca/mapit Share your images, stories with #CanadianFlag #waveitmapit Let’s show the rest of Toronto, Canada and the world that we love you, Canada!

Let’s Talk About Health…. the Healthy Issue

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: Beaches|life Let’s Talk About Health got you talking. We encourage everyone to try out some of our local health businesses.  Congratulations to our Lucky Healthy Talk Winners: 1st Prize: $100 gift card – Louis Welcatt 2nd Prize: $40 gift card – Nancy Smail 3rd, 4th, 5th Prize: $20 gift card – Robin Chassom, Alan Burk, Stephanie Pearson The winners were … <entire article…>

Secret Beach Spot

Secret Beaches Spotters… any part of “this place” is my favourite Secret Beaches Spot. Susan W. Do you recognize it? Tell us where the Secret Beaches Spot photo was taken, and you could win two Beach window stickers of your choice. Email your answer by September 10 to info@beachesliving.ca. Send us a photo of your Secret Beaches Spot with a brief description. … <entire article…>

Three Generations of Olympians Mark Oldershaw at the Toronto Pan Am Games This Summer

Updated July 1, 2015: News! Congratulations to Mark Oldershaw, Canadian canoeist, named Pan Am Games flag-bearer after this article was published in June/July, 2015 edition of Beaches|Life magazine.  Canadian sprint canoeist, 2012 London Olympic medalist Mark Oldershaw, is in the final stages of training for the Pan Am Games in Toronto this summer, after winning a spot on the Canadian team … <entire article…>

Summertime, Facetime… Get Personal

Enjoy listening! Some of the best times can be when you sit back, relax and let someone else do the talking. Learn about their story, what they know about and what’s important to them. You’ll be surprised and inspired by others. It will make you a wiser, more rounded person. And it will also make others like and respect you … <entire article…>

50s Style is Back on the Beach! Swimwear Trends This Summer

Whether you’re racing, swimming, relaxing or playing volleyball on a beach, summer 2015 offers a wide range of swimwear suit styles for men and women. What’s hot African and Moroccan Influences – Leopard spots, tiger stripes, tropical colours and palm fronds. This season’s swimwear prints are definitely untamed, with wild patterns and jungle motives. White sands – Look for light hues: sand, … <entire article…>

Toronto Pan Am Fever!

The Largest International Games in Canada is Coming to Town! July 10-26 & August 7-15 The 2015 Pan Am Games is going to be the biggest celebration Toronto has ever hosted. This year’s Games will be bigger than the Vancouver, Calgary and Montreal Olympics! With Toronto as the host city for the 2015 Pan Am Games, all of us in … <entire article…>

Father Knew Best – Especially When It Came To…

Traditionally, the father in a household is expected to do the “manly” jobs: fix things, do heavy lifting, be the sports’ coach, carry groceries in from the car (but not cook), wash the car and climb ladders to clean windows. Fathers also are seen as the ones that teach us how to stand up for ourselves, face a problem head … <entire article…>

Patio Talk

Enjoy Patios on the Beach and tell us your favourite Patios to WIN… WINNERS – PATIO TALK Contest June/July 2015  Beaches|life Patio Talk featured in the June/July edition got you, our patio goers, talking! Overwhelming responses and entries to the contest shows you know where to go for summer patios. We encourage you to also try some new places – you … <entire article…>