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Decorate your new home for the holidays

The holidays are an exciting time. It’s even more exciting to spend them in a new home in a new neighbourhood. Make sure you’re ready for all the festivities with these fun decoration ideas. Incorporate Children’s Crafts This is a great way to give your home a personal feel. There are tons of craft and DIY ornament ideas online. Ask …

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Get Ready for Winter

Winter is coming and that means icy roads, heavy snowfall, and the common cold. Use this blog as a guide to help you prepare for the winter ahead. Practice Safe Driving Make sure you’re ready for driving in harsh conditions. Take your car for maintenance and put winter tires on it. Maintain a safe distance between you and the vehicle in …

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4 Reasons to Live in Kinniburgh South

The community of Kinniburgh South is rapidly growing and there are many reasons to call this great community home including shops, health centres, and more. Here are four reasons to make the move.   Small Town Feel Live away from the hustle of the big city. Chestermere is a great alternative for those who prefer a quieter lifestyle. There is …

Guide to preparing for the holidays

The holidays can either be very relaxing or stressful, depending on how prepared you are.  We’ve created this guide with a few tips on how to enjoy the holiday season. Filter through your decorations If you come across ornaments or décor that you haven’t used or even seen for the past few years, it might be time to say goodbye. …

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Winter Lawn and Landscape Care

Maintain the healthy lawn and garden you worked so hard on throughout the Summer months. These tips will ensure that you have a healthy yard once the snow melts.   Give Your Grass Proper Nutrients Remember to fertilize your lawn to replace nutrients that may have been lost in the Summer. Throughout the cold months, the fertilizer will remain in …

Easy ways to baby-proof your home

Whether you have a toddler, newborn, young child, or grandchildren, here are a few ways to keep your home safe that might not be the most common but are very important.   Cover the Fireplace It’s that time of year when the fireplace is being used more. Ensure the child’s safety by installing heat resistant gates. Exercise caution when it …

How to Stay Healthy During Autumn

Autumn is a crazy time. Kids are back in school, work starts to get busy, and our health is usually the first thing to slip. Follow these tips and stay healthy. Sleep Get enough sleep! If you get fewer than six hours a night, your odds of getting a cold will increase. Be sure to get 7-8 hours every night. …

Bedroom Décor Ideas

It’s time to swap out the bright summer patterns for something in-season. Here are a few ideas to spruce up your bedroom and give it a fresh look. Soothing Colours Some areas in your home can be busy and hectic. Your bedroom should be a place of relaxation. Try calming colours such as creams or neutrals. Add light or pastel …

How to throw a fun Halloween party

It’s time to get ready for one of the most popular holidays of the year. Here are a few ideas for how to throw a great Halloween party for all ages! Decorations Create the spooky atmosphere your guests want with fake cobwebs and spiders in the corners and bats hanging from the ceiling. These decorations can be found at any …

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Things to do in Fall

The air might be cooler but that doesn’t mean there is a shortage of fun! It’s time to try out all sorts of autumn themed activities. Here are a few ideas that are great for families. Go for a Walk Just because Summer is over doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the 26km of pathways. Go for a walk and see …