Tag Archives: Dec/Jan 2017/18

Jonny Harris Helping us all Take a Lighter Look at Life

Canadian actor and comedian Jonny Harris figures he was the only kid on the planet who had parents who encouraged him to actually go to theatre school! They must have seen what Canadians, who follow Jonny, also love about him – a warm, funny comedian from Newfoundland and Labrador, who helps all of us lighten life’s load by taking time … <entire article…>

Your Holiday Gift Guide @ Local Shops

Gifts Under $25 Envy Eyewear Boutique – Eyeglass cleaner & cloth kits – $5+ Girls Are – Handmade Cupcake Soap from all natural ingredients; one-of-a-kind, glitter Unicorn Ornaments; Creative DIY Kits – $10-$40 Salon G Rizza Hair & Spa – Manicure – $20+ Hooper’s Pharmacy – Beauty masks from Andalou Natural Skin Care; stylish essential oil diffusers  – from $23.49; air purifying Himalayan salt … <entire article…>

Cooking Fish

We all know that we should be eating more fish, but many people still wonder if they are cooking fish the best way. This is particularly important if you have young children. Make their first “fish eating” experiences good ones, so they beg you for more. So, so good for you…. Think about it. Fish is almost all protein, no … <entire article…>

The Healthy Habit of Routine

Routines may not sound exciting, but having some established daily rituals can be one of the best steps to take for your own physical well being, as well as your mental health. Routine provides a sense of structure and familiarity. It gives your life structure so you wake up with a sense of ownership, order, and organization in your life. … <entire article…>

A Ball of a Time!

For 110 years at midnight on New Year’s Eve, a billion people stop what they are doing in order to watch the crystal ball in Times Square, New York City, slide down a pole. The actual ball up close is beautiful: an aluminum, geodesic skeleton covered in wedge-cut crystals and more than thirty-two thousand light-emitting diodes. The ball is also … <entire article…>

What Non-Holiday Things To Do This Holiday Season

The holiday season is different to different people, depending on your culture, family traditions, and so much more. Even those who love celebrating Christmas, have years when it can be difficult to feel joyous due to personal life-changing events. Remember, holiday season is more than just celebrations, it is also personal time off from your every day routine, special time … <entire article…>

Get Your Kicks On – The New Wardrobe Staple for “Sneakerheads”

Step to the side red-bottomed pumps and men’s wingtips. Fashion-savvy New Yorkers have replaced heals and heavy soles with sneakers! Wearing a new pair of Nikes with a midi skirt makes you so chic. Men going out on the town wearing an unstructured suit with white Stan Smiths! Sneakers come in many shapes and sizes these days. With so many … <entire article…>

Remake Movies Better than the Originals

More and more, Hollywood is releasing films that are either sequels or remakes. This edition of Beaches|life features films that are considered better then the originals, according to critics and audiences. So, this holiday season, why not put on your Christmas pjs, make some hot chocolate and snuggle up in front of the television and enjoy some great remakes.   … <entire article…>

Music Your Way, Every Day

In the past, if you wanted to listen to music or any other type of audio, you downloaded an audio file in a format such as MP3. You then saved the songs to playlists or albums, until you ran out of storage! Today, the tech-smart music lover uses a streamlining delivery method to hear their music. Streaming music, or more … <entire article…>