We’ve been writing by hand for as long as we can remember, and the act of writing itself, whether calligraphy or handwriting, offers many benefits.
Last week, we took Boomerang to the Zoomer Show – Canada’s largest lifestyle expo focused on helping adults 45+ live better.
Books are like a new best friend. They teach you new things and take you on new adventures. We list some of the must-read books for seniors this winter.
Even though the holidays are a time to bond with family and friends, some of us just want to getaway. If you’re not excited about a white Christmas this year, try one of these unexpected travel destinations.
Playing an instrument has many physical and mental health benefits, none of which require you to be expert or even good. It’s all about putting in the effort and learning a new skill. If you happen to get good along the way, that’s a bonus.
This month we’re introducing totally new workshops & and bringing back some favourites.
Painting is more than just another creative outlet. There are some real health benefits to picking up a paintbrush.
Speaking to Benita Black and her eldest daughter Hilary is like a breath of fresh air. They’re light-hearted with an easy-going relationship that comes off more like sisters than mother and daughter. Benita beams when Hilary talks and can’t help injecting her excitement into the conversation. “She has three jobs, you know,” Benita playfully interrupts as Hilary’s talking. Hilary smiles and confesses that on top of being a land-use planner for the provincial government, she also works at a gym on the weekends and at as a server at Budweiser Stage. As hectic as that schedule sounds, Hilary still managed to find time to attend Helen Nugent’s apple pie-making workshop with her mother. While that may sound surprising, once you understand the importance they place on family, it all starts making sense. Tell me about your relationship growing up? Was Benita strict? Hilary: Compared to my other friends, yes. Benita: She had to set the table, she had to empty the dishwasher. When there were chores you had to do them. Hilary: The value of …
In just the last eighteen months, Brad & Kadi, a couple of 31 years, have travelled across the world.
TIFF is right around the corner. We breakdown how you can get the most out of one of the world’s best film festivals.