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3 Easy Ways to Stay Fit while Travelling

2019-02-25T15:13:55+00:00April 4th, 2019|

Staying fit can be difficult enough when at home. But when you’re travelling, extra motivation is needed to ensure you’re staying active! Here are three major tips to ensure you’re keeping fit while on the go. Plan Before You Leave Are you a gym goer? Do you regularly swim laps? Will you need a sauna [...]

Cravin’ Caribbean Food? The 5 Best Caribbean Restaurants in Mississauga

2019-03-24T19:19:04+00:00March 24th, 2019|

Leela’s Roti & Doubles Inc. For a no-fuss, clean atmosphere that offers great service and amazing eats, look no further than Leela’s Roti & Doubles Inc., located at 900 Rathburn Rd. W.The fast, friendly service at Leela’s Roti & Doubles Inc. ensures that every dining experience here is a good one. Their Trinidadian specialties include [...]

The Top 4 Indoor Playgrounds in Mississauga

2019-03-06T17:23:54+00:00March 6th, 2019|

Keeping your kids active is always a challenge – but even more so during the long winter months. When it’s cold and icy outside, ensuring your kids get the physical activity that they need in a safe, friendly environment can be tricky. Indoor playgrounds provide a great solution! Here are the four best indoor playgrounds [...]

The 3 Best European Delis in Mississauga

2019-02-25T14:18:17+00:00February 25th, 2019|

From pasta and meats to fine cheeses, Europe never disappoints on the food scene!   Unfortunately, Europe is a long flight from our location in Mississauga, Ont. The good news, however, is that this city also has a reputation for having some excellent European delis! Here are three of the best in the area:  Aurora Meat and Cheese  As one of the [...]

Top 5 Filipino Restaurants

2019-02-14T14:08:26+00:00February 14th, 2019|

Here in Mississauga, we’re lucky: when a craving for Filipino cuisine hits, you don’t need to head to the nearby international airport! Instead, you just need to travel a short distance. With approximately 40,000 Filipinos living in Mississauga, there are some incredible Filipino eateries nearby. Here are five of the most popular ones! This delightful restaurant, located [...]

The 5 Best Places to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Mississauga

2019-02-07T16:23:05+00:00February 7th, 2019|

Valentine’s Day is around the corner; do you have plans for your sweetheart in place? With the abundance of great restaurants in Mississauga, there are plenty of places to celebrate the upcoming holiday. If you have yet to make a dinner reservation, don’t worry! I’ve compiled a list of my top five favourite spots to [...]

The 5 Best Places to Watch the Super Bowl in Mississauga

2019-01-25T17:44:12+00:00January 25th, 2019|

When it comes to football, nothing beats watching a game in a crowded venue full of other sports fans. Add in amazing food and drink options and you’ve got the recipe for a great time – regardless of which team wins! Here are the five best sports bars in Mississauga to watch the upcoming Super Bowl [...]

Top 5 Mississauga Restaurants that Cater to Diet Sensitivities

2019-01-09T15:24:19+00:00January 9th, 2019|

With Mississauga’s numerous restaurant choices, there’s not far to go when you’re craving something delicious! But what if you have a diet sensitivity? If that’s the case with you, the five restaurants below have you covered!  Mondello Restaurant Besides its well-known Italian dishes, Mondello Restaurant (located at 127 Queen St. S., Mississauga) offers gluten-free and vegetarian-friendly [...]

The 4 Best Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve (NYE) in Mississauga

2018-12-11T17:58:11+00:00December 11th, 2018|

For me, the start of a new year is always an exciting time. Besides being an opportunity to achieve new goals, it’s a time filled with hope and fresh beginnings. There’s no better way to start the new year than with a celebration! Here are the four best ways to ring in the new year [...]

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Celebration Square

2018-11-30T18:22:31+00:00November 30th, 2018|

Once December comes, my calendar starts to fill up with holiday festivities and events. But no matter how busy I get, there is one event that I’m just not willing to miss! Skate on the Square – Beginning Saturday, November 24 (10:00am – 10:30pm) Starting Saturday, November 24, lace up your skates and enjoy some [...]

4 Ways to Make Your Short Term Rental Feel Like Home during the Holidays

2018-11-30T17:26:54+00:00November 30th, 2018|

There’s just something special about being home for the holidays.  But whether it’s due to work, family or another obligations, spending the holidays at home is not always an option. When that’s the case, use these four easy suggestions to make your short term rental as comfortable and cozy as possible.  Incorporate the Smell of Home in Your Short [...]

The 5 Best Chinese Restaurants in Mississauga

2018-11-23T18:21:33+00:00November 23rd, 2018|

If you are in Mississauga and are experiencing a craving for Chinese food, you’re in luck! With plenty of options for Chinese cuisine available throughout the city, you will quickly be able to satisfy your craving.  Here are five of the best Chinese restaurants in Mississauga.  The Perfect Kitchen  Located at 3075 Ridgeway Dr. in Mississauga, The [...]

The 4 Best Arabic Restaurants in Mississauga

2018-08-29T15:29:27+00:00November 5th, 2018|

Even though Mississauga and Toronto may be far from the Middle East, authentic Arabic food doesn’t have to be, too! Check out the list below for the top four Arabic restaurants in Mississauga. Tarboosh Restaurant For almost 30 years, Tarboosh Restaurant has been serving up a variety of homestyle middle eastern cuisine. Offering an extensive [...]

4 Haunted Locations in Mississauga

2018-10-27T16:12:07+00:00October 27th, 2018|

Sometimes, not everything is as it appears from the outside.  A casual observer looking at some of Mississauga’s most popular restaurants and inns may never even consider that the location may be haunted. But upon hearing the history surrounding these sites, you may think again the next time you visit them! Here’s what you need to know [...]

4 Ways to Celebrate Halloween in an Apartment Setting

2018-09-18T18:09:21+00:00October 22nd, 2018|

 Even though you live in an apartment setting, you can still celebrate Halloween to its fullest! With only a little bit of planning, you’ll soon be enjoying everything that’s great about the upcoming holiday.   Here are four fun ways to get into the Halloween spirit while living in an apartment setting.  Decorate Your Door   Purchasing [...]

Mississauga: City of Diversity

2018-08-29T16:09:02+00:00October 1st, 2018|

As the sixth largest city in Canada, Mississauga has a lot to offer its residents. One of my favourites? The city’s multiculturalism. I love walking through our city’s downtown or one of our neighbourhood parks and hearing the various languages being spoken! When you consider the city’s diversity, plus its many offerings, it’s no wonder [...]

Welcome to Toronto! The New 4 Per Cent Tourism Tax

2018-07-24T16:30:49+00:00September 24th, 2018|

When visiting another city, my favourite part is going to bed each night excited about what the following day will bring. There’s nothing like waking up in a different city each morning, looking out the window and seeing a day full of possibilities! Whether the day ahead will be spent exploring the new city’s restaurants, [...]

Celebrate Culture at Celebration Square

2018-09-14T12:40:00+00:00September 14th, 2018|

Summer may be over, but the festivities at Celebration Square are still very much underway! Over the following month, three different cultural events are happening at Celebration Square: Viet Summer Fest, Dragon Lion Dance Festival and Diwali RazzMatzz – Canada Diwali. Wondering what to expect from each of these amazing cultural festivals? If so, here [...]

Neighbourhood Feature Snapshot: Britannia Farm

2018-09-17T17:49:55+00:00September 4th, 2018|

Britannia Farm is soon going to be back in operation again – but not as a farm this time. Instead, future plans for Britannia Farm, a 200-acre green space bordered by Hurontario Street, Bristol Road, McLaughlin Road and Matheson Boulevard, include an educational urban farm, wetlands, observation decks and a sugar bush – as well [...]