13Jun
Best Whitby Parks for a Summer Picnic
Community & Lifestyle
whitby parks

It is officially summer and what better way to celebrate this great weather than with a wonderful picnic? Whitby boasts a wide selection of beautiful parks made just for your outdoor dining pleasure, but which are the best? We’ve got a list of our absolute favourite spots to set up in Whitby with a blanket, basket, and some sunglasses this summer.

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06Jun
Best organic grocery stores near OH! Towns in the Durham Region
Community & Lifestyle
organic grocery stores

If you’re constantly trying to find the healthiest food choices for you and your family, odds are you’ve looked into organic options. Luckily, with the growing interest in wellness, more and more organic grocery stores are popping up to fill our needs. In Oshawa, our OH! Towns development is within quick reach of quite a few organic grocery store options. Read on for our favourites. We’re sure they’ll become yours as well.

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30May
Best Places for a Hike in Milton
Community & Lifestyle
hike in milton

It is time to go out, get that sunshine and take in that fresh air! Of course, there’s no better way to enjoy the outdoors than hiking. Luckily, for those of us in Milton, the landscape is made of beautiful, winding trails just waiting to be explored. If you’re on the lookout for your next outdoor adventure, here are our favourite spots for the best hiking in the area.      

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23May
Strategies to Save Up for your First Home
Savvy Buyer

Getting your first home is a wonderful new step in your life that can be highly rewarding and intimidating at the same time. If you find that you’ve been looking at housing prices with dismay, let us be the first to tell you that it is not impossible for you to get what you want. With these 5 strategies and a little patience, you’ll be able to save up for your first home.

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16May
Backyard Design Features that Increase Resale Value
Savvy Owner

Falconcrest – Backyard Design Features that Increase Resale Value

backyard design features

Are you looking for ways to improve the resale value of your home? One of the best ways to do this is to design an outdoor living space! With additions like patios, fire pits and more, you not only get more space, you also greatly improve the chances of selling your home at a higher price and – potentially – quicker! Here are some backyard design features we recommend in order to increase the resale value of your home.

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08May
4 Best Places for Mother’s Day Brunch in Whitby
Community & Lifestyle
mother's day brunch in whitby

So you’re having a tough time deciding where to take mom for Mother’s Day. We’ve all been there! It can be difficult to find the right balance between special and relaxing for her special day. To help you choose, we’re going to share our favourite places to have the best Mother’s Day brunch in Whitby.

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18Apr
Easter Egg Hunt Ideas to Keep Your Kids on Their Toes
Community & Lifestyle
easter egg hunt ideas

Easter is nearly here and your kids are already looking forward to the weekend! Are you looking for something more exciting than your traditional Easter egg hunt? Maybe everyone’s gotten used to the set of activities, or lack thereof, and you want to re-spark that joy and wonder. We’ve got a few creative Easter egg hunt ideas that will start a new family tradition to keep your kids on their toes!

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12Apr
Trends in Residential Construction You Should Look into For your Next Home
Savvy Buyer
trends in residential construction

The construction industry is always evolving to reflect design interests as well as efficient building practices. If you’re in the market for a new home, you are probably noticing some of the newest trends that are emerging in residential construction these days. With so many changes, we’ve collected some of our favourite trends that we think you should look into for your next home.  

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05Apr
4 Décor Tips to Create a Welcoming Spare Bedroom For Guests
Design & Decor
welcoming spare bedroom

It’s important that friends and family are able to enjoy their stay when they come to visit us. Being able to take some of the worry out of their trip is a wonderful feeling, and it’s always nice to get those compliments! However, if you’ve found that your guest bedroom has been lacking in charm lately, there are simple changes you can make that will easily transform the space. Follow along for our 4 favourite design ideas and décor tips for your guest bedroom to make it extra cozy and welcoming.

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29Mar
Spring Decor Trends to Incorporate Into Your Home Now
Design & Decor
spring decor

The warm weather is in the air, the sun is shining, and the birds are chirping! Spring has finally arrived, and there is no better time to start thinking about redecorating than right now! If your home could use a fresh new look, try incorporating some of these spring decor trends to see how they transform your home!

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