Tag Archives: Oct/Nov 2015

Fall into Fashion and Beauty Contest!

WINNERS ANNOUNCED Beaches|Life wants you to enjoy great fashion and beauty season. Share your personal go-to place at any of your local fashion and beauty outlets. It can be about a product, service or staff, stylist or someone who inspired you. Your story is not limited to the featured businesses in this contest. However, your Beaches Living $$s, if you win, … <entire article…>

Investing in Healthy Bones

As we are living longer we must invest more to health for a better and happier life. Building up healthy bones early in life through proper diet and exercise will help prevent osteoporosis later on, and this is why it is considered a disease of childhood that manifests in old age. Chronic diseases, such as osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, are becoming … <entire article…>

Some Real. Some Serious. Some Fun. All Fashion Movies

Fashion is everywhere and especially well represented in our favourite movies. Here are ten films that represent the best and not so great world of fashion.              

Plan(t) Ahead for an Early Spring

When most of the leaves are off the trees, the evenings darker and the air chilly, you’ll find gardeners digging into the almost frozen soil to plant spring bulbs.  It may seem like a chore at the time, but spending just a few minutes to plant in early November means a glorious display of bright, beautiful flowers next spring. For … <entire article…>

My Secret Beaches Spot

Secret Beaches Spotters… this is one of my favourite Secret Beaches Spots… Penny S. 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 November 10 to info@beachesliving.ca. Send us a photo of your Secret Beaches Spot with a brief description. If we … <entire article…>

Find and Seek in your Kitchen Cupboards with Smart Shelving

We’ve all been there—down on our hands and knees searching for that crockpot at the back of a dark kitchen cupboard. All you see is clutter and darkness. “We call it the black hole”, laugh Linda and Roch, owners of Smart Shelving, “we’ve sometimes found that people actually don’t even know what they own!” Roch then cites an example of … <entire article…>

Anything that can go right, does go right – Murphy’s Law Pub

  It looks like a bank, it even has a vault inside because it once was a bank but for the past two decades the large, formal-looking, yellow brick building commanding the corner of Queen East and Woodbine has been for eating and enjoyment – not banking. Named “Murphy’s Law” in honour of the adage, “Anything that can go wrong … <entire article…>

Coming, Going and On the Move

Welcome new neighbours: Brickyard Grounds – 1289 Gerrard St. E. (reopened) Eauné Natural Skin Care Studio – 6 Lawlor Ave. Foodoe’s Fish & Chips – 1306 Kingston Rd. The Nail Market! – 668 Kingston Rd. Apple Jacks Preschool – 670 Kingston Rd. Skwish – 2252 Queen St. E. Studio 888 – 2359 Queen St. E. Thank you and best wishes: … <entire article…>