Tag Archives: Oct/Nov 2015

My Secret Beaches Spot

It’s truly a sign of summer when the lifeguard boats are lined up on the beach ready for a days work. …Ashley P. Do you recognize it? Tell us where the Secret Beaches Spot photo was taken, and you could win two Beach car/window stickers of your choice. Email your answer by July 10 to info@beachesliving.ca. Send us a photo of your … <entire article…>

My Secret Beaches Spot

This might make you shiver, but I love to watch these kite sailers, a sure sign that spring has arrived! …A. Connaut Do you recognize it? Tell us where the Secret Beaches Spot photo was taken, and you could win a signed copy of The New Canadian Garden by Mark Cullen. Email your answer by May 10 to info@beachesliving.ca. Send us a … <entire article…>

My Secret Beaches Spot – Special Edition

Winter Station Returns! An exhibition celebrating Toronto’s Winter waterfront landscape in its 2nd year! Visit and experience the life size installations and the frame of mind in each artist for their winning designs. Seven Statins will be installed this year along the sandy beach between Balmy Beach and Woodbine Beach. Four winning Stations are chosen from over 400 submissions around … <entire article…>

My Secret Beaches Spot

Every time I see this building I think of it as a little Casa Loma by the lake…  Frank Z. 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 January 10 to info@beachesliving.ca. Send us a photo of your Secret Beaches Spot … <entire article…>

Funny, Honest, Heartfelt – This is This Life

The versatile Canadian Actress, Torri Higgins, has enjoyed a wide range of drama genres – from comedy, horror, drama, action, historical, SCI-Fi, docudrama, and more. In fact, you’ve probably seen her and perhaps not even realized it. She’s had many rolls in TV dramas (e.g. Criminal Minds, Chase, NCIS), made-for-TV movies (e.g. Family of Cops, Stephen King’s Storm of the … <entire article…>

Feeling stuck? It’s Time to Let it Go

Everyone experiences ups and downs. Life is going well and then something happens that sets you back, perhaps a bit, maybe more. Now, nothing seems to move forward. It could be just a general feeling or one attached to something specific, like your career, your relationship, your own personal development. You tell people you’re in a rut, or bored with … <entire article…>

Nature’s Airshow – Toronto’s Bird Superhighway

October and November are the busiest months to watch the fall migration of birds to warmer climates. Various species know – by instinct – when it’s time to leave in order to reach their destination on time. Toronto is a particularly “bird friendly” area both as a home and a crucial stopover because of its over 10 million trees and … <entire article…>

Finding Your Roots

Autumn is the time to find your roots, vegetables that is. Although, root vegetables don’t share a “glamorous” reputation like exotic greens and so many beautiful looking fruits, once you cut into them, you’ll find their beauty within. The fact that they’ve spent most of their growing time under ground means they’re loaded with healthy vitamins and minerals. When prepared … <entire article…>

The New, Stylish You! Finding Your Personal Style

Think of your favourite celebrity and what may come to mind is their personal style. Their clothes, hair, shoes, make-up and accessories tell you something about their style. The rich and famous have stylists who assist them with their appearance. For most of us, we often stare at our closets and wonder what to wear, sometimes feeling lost. Your personal … <entire article…>