Hygge: Happiness Danish Style

2016 is now history. Shall we add « good riddance»? And as in years past, we will greet 2017 with optimism and a renewed determination to better ourselves. Eat better, lose weight, quit smoking, get in shape, save money – the list of goals are lofty, the resolutions ambitious, not to mention identical to last year’s, but hold on. (more…)

Stress-Free Entertaining Tips

Hosting get-togethers at home is trending and growing in popularity. What a great way to save money and keep unneeded expenses at bay. Allowing you to have lots of fun and spend quality time with friends and family. We’d like to share some tips to get you started and make things easier for you to layout and have fun with the preparations. (more…)

Cozy It Up this Winter

For Canadians, winter is a fact of life and even though we think of ourselves as hardy bunch, some of us view the season as something that must be endured. But whether you’re outside frolicking like a child when the snow begins to fly or wishing you could just hibernate, everyone enjoys coming out of the cold to a warm and cozy home. (more…)

Black Friday – What’s the Deal, Eh?

It’s official: the craziness known as American Black Friday has infected Canada. Now more than ever, retailers of every stripe in every province, in store or online, are offering amazing deals to entice consumers to buy during this highly anticipated weekend. But maybe you’re asking yourself if these specials are really real? (more…)

Your Own Place: Your Living Room

Let’s think about the options you have in upholstery for your main living space. Often we think about upholstery being a sofa and a chair, but before you commit – let’s think about how you will use the space. Then we’ll look at the options. (more…)

How to Choose Living Room Occasional Tables

So you bought new furniture or are about to? Have you given any thought to accent tables? No? Well, you’re not alone! You should though, because accent tables can be quite handy for keeping your magazines, the remote control or even resting your feet. Also, because they come in various styles, materials and shapes, they’ll enhance your sectional or sofa/loveseat/chair combination. (more…)

Electrolux SmartBoost™ – Superior Technology, Unparalleled Results

After thousands of hours of vigorous testing, Electrolux’s Expert Clean Lab has developed the best-cleaning laundry line ever.  The new line-up features the exclusive LuxCare™ Wash System that provides a better clean in every load.  This new wash system features SmartBoost™ technology and maximizes the cleaning power of detergent and delivers the most effective stain removal available1. (more…)