Posts By: Lyn

10 things to help students plan their budget

Students receive large sums of money to facilitate their stay in college. Planning a budget and sticking to it is necessary for students if they don’t want to find themselves struggling or in debt as the semester ends. Below are ten simple things that students can do to help them plan their budget.   Determine… Read more »

5 unusual ways to say ‘thank you’

Have you ever had someone do something for you in such a way that simply saying ‘thank you’ just wasn’t enough? Sometimes you need to be a little more creative than just sending a text message or sending a card. According to Radio Canada International, a recent survey revealed that the most popular gifts for… Read more »

6 ways to make your home more cozy

Have you just moved into a new place? Or maybe interior flair just isn’t your thing. Even if you’re the type who craves minimalist modern style, everyone wants their home to feel a little cosy and inviting. Follow these tips to be on your way to a more put-together and warm home. Throws, blankets and… Read more »

January 8, 2015

5 ideas for New Year’s resolutions

It’s almost that time of year again when men can accept the notion of improving themselves without taking it as an implied insult. At least that’s the theory. If you’re scratching your head over some top goals to fixate on and fret over for the coming months, here are a few ideas to get you… Read more »

How to Identify the Next Boom Market for an Investment Home

There’s a new ‘L’ word when it comes to the property market. Location has long been considered one of the most important factors in deciding where to buy your primary residence and investment properties. Now, many experts are tipping that lifestyle factors could be key to identifying where the best place to invest in property… Read more »

December 17, 2014

5 Ways to Decorate Your Porch Like a Pro

A porch is a significant feature for any home; after all, it’s often what passers-by will first notice and what house guests will base their first impressions on. A neglected porch will really bring down the look of your property as well as its potential value. Crafty homeowners are using a dash of ingenuity and… Read more »