Many years ago I was an editor at Toronto.com. It was a listings site where people could list their events for free.
There were some costs associated with some events but a number of those events were free to everyone. I was amazed by how many free or pay-what-you-can events were available if I was just willing to look for them and then go.
When you move to a new neighbourhood, you might feel that you can’t afford to go out. After all, you just bought a new home or may have done some renovations. You can still have a great social life and discover someone or something new by just doing a little digging.
I was in one of my favourite consignment stores the other weekend and was trying on some designer label dresses (Dolce and Gabbana! Cynthia Rowley!) when I slipped on a gorgeous maxi-dress. It was beautiful, it would be perfect for the stinking hot summer months;...Read More
By Renee Sylvestre-Williams (with updates from Darcy Keith) If home renovations are still on your to-do list, and you wouldn't mind a little extra help from the taxman to help pay for it, you better act fast: Ottawa's home renovation tax credit expires at the end...Read More