The Greener Option That Saves You Money: Paper Towels vs. Rags

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Paper towels have become a must-have item in many kitchens throughout Canada, the US, Europe and Australia. They have proven to be very useful for cleaning up spills, absorbing oils and grease and generally helping out with the cleaning around the home and office. Their main advantage is their ease of use – they are … … Continue reading

Barefoot Running: Breakthrough or Trend?

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Running is widely-regarded as one of the most beneficial types of exercise. First, it’s been proven to improve your overall health; using running as exercise reduces your risk of high blood pressure, breast cancer, stroke and diabetes. It’s also great for weight loss because it’s a highly caloric-burning activity. In 30 minutes of running (depending … … Continue reading

Is Now The Time to Buy a Home?

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Often times you hear of home ownership referred to as the American dream, but this isn’t always the case. There are numerous factors to consider when deciding whether to buy your first home or to continue renting – especially when you’re out of college. Since living expenses consume a considerable portion of most people’s income, it … … Continue reading