Winter Storm: Protecting Your Home From Its Wrath

Home owners know that a little preparation one early Fall Saturday afternoon can dramatically help you weather the affects of a winter storm this season. Being ready for a storm is just as important as being ready for a natural disaster or other emergency. Frigid temperatures or excessive moisture can have an adverse affect on both your home and your …

Hong Kong Figure Skaters Debut At National Winter Games

Ice skating is fast becoming one of Hong Kong and Macao’s most popular sports. Families are spending more than they ever have on pursuits like ice skating, figure skating, and ice dancing in Hong Kong. With the talent pool increasing rapidly, so too are the numbers of young sportspeople going to the National Winter Games from these areas. Ono Tanami …

Escaping the Winter Blues

It’s no secret that some parts of Canada get their fair share of snow, sleet, and slippery weather during the winter months. In fact, those that live in the eastern and northern parts of Canada are far more susceptible to depression, moodiness, and a general lack of Vitamin D than those that live elsewhere in Canada. Believe it or not, …

Winter Camping For Newbies

One of the best things that comes from childhood is old camp stories shared with family and friends. These outings often progress into adulthood only to be curtailed when the season changes and the air turns colder. However, just because the weather gets nippy or the ground is covered with snow doesn’t mean you have to give up your love …

How Much Electricity Will Your Tenants Use In The Winter?

Have you visited lately the Pick n Pay or Checkers electrical section lately? As the winter starts arriving and later nights are getting cold, people start looking at heating solutions. If you have a look at the heating products presented by some of the big retailers you may find that most of these, if not all of them, are electricity …

Decorating For The Seasons: Winter Tips

Changing the décor in your home to reflect each season will help you to create a warm and inviting atmosphere. There are ways to decorate for the seasons that will not require a lot of money or time, so get started today creating a beautiful home fit for the winter season. Here are some inexpensive, easy and fast winter decorating …

Beat the Winter Blues: Article 2 of 5

Winter starts to wear on our psyche by February. The cold weather and being stuck indoors can give anybody “cabin fever”. Here are some more tips to help keep you from falling into a mid-winter funk. Enjoy Nature When I am starting to get into my funk I like to retreat into my cave. I stay in the house, I …

6 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Safe and Warm This Winter

Do you live in an area of the country that is subject to heavy snowfalls or very cold temperatures? This would be areas like Wisconsin, Minnesota, upstate New York, North Dakota and Montana – to name a few. If this is the case and your dog spends a lot of time out of doors, you need to think about the …