9 Ideas For an Awesome Edmonton Staycation
Of course, most of us would rather spend our holidays lounging on the white sands of a tropical beach rather than here at home. But despite current travel restrictions, there’s still plenty of vacation-like things to see and do, right here in ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on June 11, 2020 in Lifestyle
26 Must-See Virtual Tours From Around the World
Have you ever wanted to explore the Great Pyramids of Giza, walk on Mars or get up close and personal with a lion (or tiger, or bear)? Now you can do it all and from the comfort of your very own living room! From sharks to theme parks, this list of ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on May 7, 2020 in Lifestyle
The Ultimate List of Virtual Canadian Tours
Sick of being stuck at home? Us too. That’s why we’ve created this ultimate list of virtual Canadian tours. Learn more about our nation’s history, arts, culture and even wildlife, as you spend time exploring just a few of the many ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on April 16, 2020 in Lifestyle
11 Ultra-Productive Things to Do When You’re Stuck Inside
Looking for ways to spend time at home that DON’T involve hours-long Netflix binges? We have a few suggestions! Flatten the curve while making the most of your time at home with these 11 ultra-productive ideas:
1. Empty Your Inbox
Did you know ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on April 2, 2020 in Lifestyle
COVID-19: 12 Ways to Stay Social While Social Distancing
While staying inside is the best way to protect you, your loved and others from the recent pandemic, it can undoubtedly lead to feelings of loneliness and isolation. For this reason, it’s more important than ever to reach out to friends and ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on March 26, 2020 in Lifestyle
10 Home Cleaning Tips Every Pet Owner Should Know
Make tidying up after your furry, four-legged friends easy with the help of these ten essential cleaning tips:
1. Make Best Friends With Baking Soda
Baking soda doesn’t just eliminate pet odours; it serves as an effective cleaner. For ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on February 20, 2020 in Lifestyle
17 Tricks For Making Any Small Room Look Bigger
Turn any small room into a sanctuary with these simple space-expanding tricks.
1. Cast Away Clutter
Nothing shrinks a room faster than too much “stuff.” Create instant space by getting rid of items you no longer use and by opting ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 23, 2020 in Lifestyle
8 Valentine’s Day Events to Look Forward to in Edmonton This February
Celebrate Valentine’s Day in a unique way by attending any one of these amazing Edmonton events.
1. Silver Skate Festival Longtable Dinner
Hawrelak Park, February 7th – 17th, 2020
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tickets: $150 (dinner), $40 (bottle of ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on January 9, 2020 in Lifestyle
New Year’s Countdown: Our Top 10 Blogs of 2019
You asked we listened, Edmonton! Just in time for the New Year, here are the Edmonton Pro Real Estate Group’s top ten blogs from 2019 – countdown style!
Number 10: 8 Common Renovation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Coming in at number ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on December 31, 2019 in Lifestyle
Family-Friendly New Year’s Events in Edmonton 2020
Happy New Year, Edmonton! Here are just a few of the many fun-filled, family-friendly events taking place in and around our city this year.
New Year’s Eve Downtown Festival and Fireworks
Alberta Legislature Grounds, 7:00 pm-9:00 ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on December 26, 2019 in Lifestyle
8 Home Décor Trends to Expect in 2020
The new year is just around the corner and with it comes a whole new set of home design elements to look forward to. After scouring the internet, we’ve come up with eight ultra-interesting home décor trends you can expect to see in 2020....
Posted by Paul Paiva on December 10, 2019 in Lifestyle
11 Easy and Affordable DIY Christmas Gifts (That Aren’t Cookies)
Looking for fun, affordable DIY gift ideas that don’t require countless hours in the kitchen? These nifty, thrifty projects are just what you’ve been looking for!
1. Brown Sugar and Vanilla Scrub
With simple ingredients ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on December 3, 2019 in Lifestyle
Pet Photos With Santa in Edmonton 2019
A paws-itively purrfect way to celebrate the season, pet photos with Santa are coming to a neighbourhood near you!
Pet Planet, Newcastle
16961 127 Street NW, Edmonton AB, T6V 0T1
Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
1:00pm – ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on November 19, 2019 in Lifestyle
10 Ultra-Easy (and affordable) Kids Halloween Crafts
These Halloween crafts are a fun and inexpensive way to both entertain the kids and celebrate the spookiest season of the year! From DIY décor to tantalizing treats, these not-so-petrifying projects offer a little something for everyone....
Posted by Paul Paiva on October 10, 2019 in Lifestyle
10 Must-Try Cafes in Edmonton
Whether you’re an avid coffee drinker, reader, cat-lover or supporter of the YEG arts scene, Edmonton’s broad range of unique cafes offer a little something for everyone. Here are just a few of our many local favourites:
Little Brick ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on September 23, 2019 in Lifestyle
12 Events to Look Forward to in Edmonton This Fall
We know the end of summer can be a bit of a bummer for Edmontonians. BUT there are still plenty of great things to see, do and experience over the upcoming autumn months. From art and movies to delicious food and family fun, here are some great ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on August 29, 2019 in Lifestyle
7 Awesome Things to do in Edmonton (and only in the summer)
Despite being a “winter city”, Edmonton is a great place to be during the warmest days of the year. But, as all good things must come to an end eventually, we know it won’t last forever. If you’re looking for ways to make the ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on July 4, 2019 in Lifestyle
(A few of) Edmonton’s Best Family-Friendly Patios
Despite being known as a “winter city”, Edmonton is home to some of the best patios around! From beer and brunch to tacos and tapas, there’s a sunny seat waiting for you and your family no matter what you’re in the mood for....
Posted by Paul Paiva on June 6, 2019 in Lifestyle
Pet-Friendly Gardening: Tips and Treats
Of course, the whole point in creating a beautiful garden is to spend time outside enjoying it. And, just as much as you’ll love admiring your perfectly planted flowers, veggies or herbs, so too will your pet! Here’s what you need to ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on May 23, 2019 in Lifestyle