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"I have one piece of advice for you: sleep your way to the top." --Arianna Huffington 

 

This quote can be taken it many ways but Arianna Huffington was on The Ellen Show talking about why sleep is important.  The benefits of a good night sleep are powerful such as weight loss, stress reliever, and even anti-aging. However, Arianna Huffington strongly speaks about how a good night’s sleep will lead to a stronger sense of leadership, as well as being productive during the day.  

 

Let’s evaluate how you slept last night – did you have a good night sleep? Did you wake up exhausted? If you woke up fatigue and anxious, it’s possible that you need to your mattress.

 

When did you purchase your last mattresses? Or did you buy your recent mattresses without considering key features that will suit your needs? Here are 5 considerations when you are looking for you next mattress.

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Create Your Dream Kitchen with Bosch’s Stove or Cooktop

by Blogger on ‎04-17-2014 12:12 PM - last edited on ‎04-17-2014 04:08 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

Dream Kitchen with Bosch

 

Are you addicted to the show Canada’s Top Chef? Or want to be on Recipes to Riches? Many of you prefer to live vicariously through these contestants, but why not bring that fantasy to reality. All it takes is one update to your kitchen to create the ultimate culinary experience. You guessed it, the key is updating your stove or adding a cooktop, only so you can compete with the very best.  Or deliver the best meals for yourself as well as friends and family.  Whether you’ve been cooking for years or just starting, it’s important to be working on your craft with the best kitchen appliance.  There are three brilliant ways to cook on your stovetop, whether you choose gas, electric or induction. Let’s find out the perfect cooking performance for you.

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Types of Juicers – which one would suit you best?

by Blogger on ‎04-11-2014 01:14 AM - last edited on ‎04-11-2014 05:26 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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As the saying goes, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” We all know that fruits and vegetables play a pivotal role in helping us sustain a healthy lifestyle. For those of you who aren’t a big fan of eating fruits and vegetables whole, getting your daily dosage of fruits and vegetables can be a bit tedious. If this sounds like you, perhaps you should consider having a juicer!

 

In today’s market, there are so many types of juicers to choose from. From slow juicers to high-speed juicers to whole-food juicers—which one would suit you best? Here’s a little guide to point you in the right direction.

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Brighten Up Your Kitchen This Spring with Colourful New Appliances and Housewares!

by Blogger on ‎04-08-2014 03:15 PM - last edited on ‎04-08-2014 05:09 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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With Springtime now upon us, a sense new beginnings and rejuvenation slowly takes hold. There's a feeling of 'out with the old, and in with the new' that emerges with Spring cleaning underway and the freshness and cleansing that comes with the season.  For this reason, in today's Blog I suggest several small kitchen appliances featuring bright and bold colours for the newly arrived Spring season.

 

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What’s Cooking For Easter Dinner and Dessert?

by Blogger ‎04-07-2014 11:54 AM - edited ‎04-07-2014 03:19 PM

Easter Dinner Recipe Idea

 

Easter is coming, and this important spring holiday will be happening on April 20th this year. What will you be making for Easter dinner? From a sit down dinner to a buffet, organizing an egg hunt or making decorative desserts, there is a lot of planning that needs to put in for the Easter celebration.

 

It may seem as though this important holiday is far away but it's fast approaching, so let’s get busy planning your Easter dinner feast.  We have recipe suggestions that will help you decide on the Easter Menu. 

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Banish Dirty Dishes with A New Bosch Dishwasher!

by Blogger on ‎04-04-2014 01:01 PM - last edited on ‎04-04-2014 05:30 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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There are few things in this world that I find more unpleasant than washing dishes, and seeing a huge stack of dirty dishes is almost enough to make me forgo dishware entirely (in favour of paper plates and plastic utensils). Thankfully, in modern times we've been blessed with the automated dishwasher—possibly the greatest invention since dishes themselves! And no brand of dishwasher today is of a higher quality than the German engineered, multiple award winning, Bosch dishwasher, of which there are several excellent models available. And that's why in this blog I'm going to briefly examine 3 Bosch dishwasher models that are currently available on the Future Shop website. So, if you're as bothered by dirty dishes as I am, simply click through for some useful info on how to arm yourself for victory in the ongoing battle against dirty dishes!

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Bosch Canada has the perfect fridge for you.

by Blogger on ‎03-29-2014 02:20 PM - last edited on ‎04-02-2014 02:57 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Bosch has a long history in German engineering, having made everything from power drills to oxygen sensors and home appliances. Today let’s focus our gaze on their home appliance offerings to see what sets them apart from the others.

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Revamp Your Kids' Bedroom with these Great Ideas!

by Blogger on ‎03-28-2014 09:34 AM - last edited on ‎04-04-2014 09:56 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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Everybody knows that spring is the season full of transformations. Whether you’re spring-cleaning or moving into a new place, what better way to kick it off than by revamping your kids’ bedroom! Shopping for the right items to style your kids’ bedroom is a fun activity that involves the whole family. With so many funky to sophisticated options to choose from, it’s hard to know where to start so here’s a list of my top picks to help get your creative juices flowing:

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10 Refreshing Spring Salad Recipes

by Blogger on ‎03-27-2014 02:28 PM - last edited on ‎04-04-2014 09:20 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

10 Refreshing Spring Salad Recipes

Spring is here! For some parts of Canada, the weather doesn’t feel like it’s warming up anytime soon. Hopefully, Mother Nature will grant a pleasant wish for warmer weather. Regardless, the season temperature will change and our diets will have to move away from the comfy foods to cleaner foods like salads as we prepare our bodies for the beach weather. You probably got started with your spring-cleaning by re-organizing and de-cluttering your home. Now, it’s time to spring clean your bodies by introducing cleansing ingredients to a refreshing salad. Here are the top 10 spring salads to enjoy for the season.

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The 411 on Paper Shredders

by Blogger on ‎03-22-2014 06:34 AM - last edited on ‎03-22-2014 11:43 AM by Blogger

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Did you know that identity theft is among Canada’s fastest growing crimes? It may seem silly to think of someone rummaging through your garbage, but bin raiding has become one of the easiest and common ways of having your identity stolen. With that in mind, it’s no surprise that more and more businesses and households are choosing to have paper shredders to ensure they don’t become the next victim. It’s practically a home office must-have! To ease your search, here are some basics to keep in mind when shopping for a paper shredder:

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Spring Equinox inspires Persian Cooking

by Blogger ‎03-19-2014 01:12 PM - edited ‎03-20-2014 08:44 AM

Persian New Year and Persian Cooking

 

Spring Equinox is just around the corner – March 20th at 9:57am PST -- to be exact. The first day of spring also marks the beginning of the Persian New Year celebration. In Farsi the New Year is called Norooz, which means “new day,” and this cultural celebration that lasts for twelve days of festivities.  Traditional Iranian meals are served during this season and you could imagine abundance of herbs and spices, especially saffron, in every meal. For this spring, let’s explore a new cultural dish; here are a few Persian-inspired cuisines to try at home.

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Frigidaire Dishwashers – Which model would fit you best?

by Blogger on ‎03-13-2014 08:13 AM - last edited on ‎03-13-2014 08:38 AM by Blog Editor in Chief

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In an age where time is of the essence, it’s no surprise that all of us make good use of having a dishwasher at home. I mean, who wouldn’t? Dishwashers free up our time and save us the energy of having to wash all our dishes by hand so that we can attend to what really matters. If you’re anyone like me, you probably take your dishwasher for granted up until the moment it breaks. Don’t wait until that time comes to scramble for another model—know what's out there!

 

A great place to start would be checking out the innovative models offered by Frigidaire. Whether you’re looking for a high-end dishwasher, a dishwasher that delivers the best value for your buck, or even the most energy-saving type of dishwasher, Frigidaire has you covered. 

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Time to Upgrade Your Washer and Dryer? Check Out Frigidaire.

by Blogger on ‎03-05-2014 08:32 AM - last edited on ‎03-05-2014 03:28 PM by Blogger

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Let’s face it: Staying clean is no easy task. The average Canadian family of five does about 500 loads of laundry per year, which works out to about two loads per person per week. Throw in active kids and pets, and you may find yourself with wear in tear on your machines, clothes, and utility bill. Don’t remember how old your washer and dryer are? That’s definitely a sign that it’s time to upgrade to a more energy efficient model. Frigidaire has an impressive selection of powerful, green washers and dryers to kick your search off right.

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Fridgidaire stoves - which one would suit you best?

by Blogger on ‎03-02-2014 07:57 PM - last edited on ‎03-05-2014 03:33 PM by Blogger

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Whether you daydream about a new kitchen or are gearing up for a renovation, Frigidaire stoves are worth considering.

 

 

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How To Host An Oscar Themed Party

by Blogger on ‎02-26-2014 03:50 PM - last edited on ‎03-05-2014 04:08 PM by Blog Editor in Chief

 

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Will you be watching the Oscars this Sunday night? Hollywood’s award season is culminating to an end with the 86th Academy Award happening on Sunday March 2nd with Ellen DeGeneres as the host.  If you are a movie buff, I expect that you’ll be watching. How about throwing a Hollywood themed viewing party with your friends and family and place bets on which movie would win for Best Picture? We have the best ideas for organizing a last minute Oscar party. Plus, find out how you can create a themed menu based on your favorite pick for Best Picture. And the award goes too... 

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