Three must-attend events for your family this Easter long-weekend

Friday Apr 19th, 2019


There’s no such thing as ‘too old’ to participate in an Easter egg hunt! Don’t miss these family-friendly events taking place in Oakville and the surrounding area this Easter long weekend.  Canada’s Largest East Egg Hunt Did you know that Canada’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt is in Milton? Don’t miss this extra-ordinary Hunt taking place on Saturday, April 20 at the Milton Fairgrounds. Families compete together in teams to find eggs,... [read more]

8 Low-Cost Fixes to Increase Your Home's Value

Thursday Mar 21st, 2019


Almost all homeowners end up taking on a renovation project at one time or another. Whether you’re looking to sell your home or want to spruce up your space for your own enjoyment, small fixes can significantly increase your home’s value. According to Forbes magazine, 58% of homeowners will take on a renovation project this year, many spending up to $10,000 or more. But if you’re looking for small, inexpensive fixes that will yield a substantial return... [read more]

5 family-friendly activities to do for March Break in the Halton Region

Wednesday Feb 27th, 2019


Don’t get stuck inside watching TV this March Break. A week off from school is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to spend some quality time together.  These 5 fun activities will ensure you have the perfect March Break 2019 with your family. Many of these events fill up fast, so it’s important to plan ahead well in advance.  Visit the new Spiders Alive! exhibit at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington  Even if they won't admit it,... [read more]

Oakville’s Annual Maple Syrup Festival

Wednesday Feb 27th, 2019


Bronte Creek’s Annual Maple Syrup Festival begins this weekend. There’s nothing more quintessentially Canadian than bringing your family to a maple sugar bush during March break. With the festival staff dressed in historical attire, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the history of maple syrup and learn all there is to know about our national condiment. In addition to historical tours, activities will include a guided tour of maple lane, gift shop, wagon rides,... [read more]

4 Ways Technology is Used in Real Estate

Tuesday Feb 26th, 2019


You may not think ‘real estate’ when you think about modern technology, but several advances are making the lives of the homebuyer, sellers and agents a lot easier – not to mention adding peace of mind with added security measures. Here are a few:  Drones Fitting a small camera onto a helicopter drone lets agents capture aerial images of homes, properties, and neighbourhoods to feature in sales listings. Drones can also be useful for checking out things like roof... [read more]

Last-minute date ideas in the Halton Region

Wednesday Feb 13th, 2019


Today is Valentine’s Day! If you forgot- don’t panic! This list will have you covered. Planning a romantic date for you and your significant other doesn’t have to break the bank or even involve going out for dinner.  That is why I’ve created a list of five fun, last-minute date ideas in the Halton Region: Outdoor skating in Spencer Smith Park  One of the most romantic, and cheap, date ideas during the winter months is to go ice skating... [read more]

5 best dine-in pizza places in Oakville

Friday Feb 08th, 2019


  It’s National Pizza Day! No matter how you slice it: (thin, thick or stuffed crust? meat lovers or vegetarian?) No one needs an excuse to eat this favourite for dinner tonight.  You may think you’ve tried them all, but there may be some great pizza joints in Oakville that you have yet to experience. I’ve created this list to help you discover your new Saturday night date spot. Forget the take-out, here are the top 5 dine-in pizza restaurants in Oakville that... [read more]

Six fun activities to do in Oakville on Family Day

Tuesday Feb 05th, 2019


Family Day 2019 is quickly approaching! This year, Ontario’s Family Day falls on Monday February 18. This annual statutory holiday means most people have the day off, giving us time to spend with our families.  Many services and businesses will be closed or have limited schedules, however many also host special events and activities.   Here is a list of six family-friendly things to do in Oakville on Family Day 2019:  Get active with free swimming and... [read more]