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

2018-12-11T17:58:11+00:00 December 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+00:00 November 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+00:00 November 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+00:00 November 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+00:00 November 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+00:00 October 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+00:00 October 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+00:00 October 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+00:00 September 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+00:00 September 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+00:00 September 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 [...]

Working in Coffee Shops? Co-Working and Other Options in Mississauga

2018-08-21T16:53:11+00:00 August 21st, 2018|

As Canada’s fifth largest city, it’s no surprise that Mississauga has plenty of business professionals. But in a city this big, it can be difficult to know where the best place is for completing your client meeting, freelancing work or other business opportunity. Check out the list below to learn about which Mississauga locations I [...]

4 Warning Signs to Help You Spot a Short Term Rental Scam

2018-07-11T14:05:58+00:00 August 12th, 2018|

On paper, a certain short term rental property may seem like the perfect fit for you. Unfortunately, sometimes the short term rentals that seem the best initially can turn out to be the biggest scam once you move in. Here are four warning signs that will help you spot a short term rental scam – [...]

Welcome to Ontario! 10 Facts about Moving to the Province

2018-08-01T13:49:11+00:00 August 8th, 2018|

As a beautiful province with a strong economy and plenty of culturalism, it’s no wonder that Ontario is where half of all Canadian immigrants choose to settle. Here are the top ten reasons why newcomers call Ontario home after they move to Canada. 1. Multiculturalism Being the most multicultural province in Canada, newcomers have an [...]

Mississauga’s 4 Best Indian Restaurants that are Indian-Approved!

2018-06-01T17:27:31+00:00 August 1st, 2018|

When it comes to Indian cuisine in Mississauga, the city doesn’t disappoint! By offering numerous Indian restaurants both in the city itself and nearby in Toronto, visitors have plenty of options to choose from when craving Indian food. Trust me, selecting only four Indian restaurants to feature in this list was difficult! Nirvana Nirvana offers [...]

How to Feel Like You’ve Left the City while Staying in Mississauga

2018-07-24T14:07:18+00:00 July 24th, 2018|

As a visitor in Mississauga, there’s plenty to do in the city to keep you and your family busy. But after visiting some of the shopping malls, museums and indoor amusement centres, you may be craving some time in the great outdoors. If so, you’re in luck! Mississauga has plenty to offer to you and [...]

Clubs for Special Interests in Mississauga

2018-07-23T17:02:16+00:00 July 8th, 2018|

Are you new to Mississauga and looking to meet people of similar interests? If so, you’re in luck because the city has plenty of special interest clubs and programs available to join! Ontario Early Years Centres For parents with small children, the Ontario Early Years Centres offer free programming for children up to the age [...]

Summer Fun Planner at Celebration Square

2018-05-29T15:50:56+00:00 June 4th, 2018|

The arrival of summer brings with it fun-filled days spent enjoying the great outdoors. Luckily for us in Mississauga, Celebration Square offers a wonderful location to enjoy the nice weather. Many different free activities and events are offered throughout the summer at Celebration Square. Check out our list below to see what’s going on in [...]

The 6 Best Late Night Restaurants in Mississauga, Ontario

2018-05-29T15:25:13+00:00 May 29th, 2018|

When you’re hungry late at night, the last thing you want to do is wait in line for some mediocre food. Luckily for me, this never has to be a concern in Mississauga – where there are plenty of great restaurant choices! If you are staying (or living!) in Mississauga and looking to find a [...]