Plastic Pollution / Toxics / Oct 25, 2019

The scariest things this Halloween are plastic and toxic chemicals. Here are some ways to avoid them

Hello, all you ghosts and goblins out there! We have a spooky story to share. Halloween is coming soon and you need to take…Read More


Livable Communities / Oct 10, 2019

Looking for some festive fall fun? Read our guide on the best activities in Ontario’s Greenbelt this autumn

There’s a chill in the air. The leaves are starting to change colour. And every coffee shop is offering a selection of pumpkin spice…Read More


Blue Flag / Jun 22, 2017

This summer, show us how Life’s a Beach

Building sandcastles, splashing in the water, or going for a leisurely stroll along the boardwalk—there’s no better place to beat the heat this summer…Read More


Blue Flag / Jun 29, 2016

Photo contest invites Canadians to show how Life’s a Beach

Summer is finally here! And there’s no better place to spend the lazy, hazy days soaking up the sun than at a beach near…Read More


Blue Flag / Jun 25, 2015

Show us how Life’s a Beach

It’s summertime and the living is easy. And there’s no better place to spend the lazy, hazy days of summer relaxing, cooling off or…Read More


Toxics / Dec 11, 2014

Tip of the Month: Have a holly, jolly and toxic-free holiday season

Have you pulled out, dusted off and put up your holiday decorations around your home yet? If you have (or you plan to do…Read More


Toxics / Oct 12, 2014

Tip of the Month: Face Paint that Won’t Make Your Skin Crawl this Halloween

The scariest thing you will see this Halloween won’t be the little ghosts and goblins knocking at your door. It will most likely be…Read More


Toxics / Jul 30, 2014

Tip of the Month: How to keep your next camping trip au natural

Summer is the perfect time to explore the great outdoors, and there’s no better way to do that than a camping trip! If you’re…Read More


Blue Flag / Jul 10, 2014

Life's a Beach Photo Contest

There is no better place to be on a hot, sunny summer day than at the beach. The beach is not only a great…Read More


Toxics / Jun 26, 2014

Tip of the Month: Be sun safe without the toxics this summer

It’s summer time and the living’s easy. After a long, gloomy winter, many of us are eager to get outside and enjoy the sun….Read More