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10 Long Distance & Backpacking Trails In Canada

British Columbia Hiking Trails<p>The West Coast Trail is one of the most popular long distance trails in Canada with up to 8000 people per season …

Hiking

Duck magret with wild rice and garlic scape salad

Looking for a unique recipe for a backyard summer barbecue?<p>Dave Neil of the The Piggy Market in Westboro came up with this Canada Day-inspired recipe.<p>…

Recipes

Canada’s Best Ice Cream Sandwiches

Croquembouche, chocolate soufflé, baked Alaska—these complicated confections are imbued with an impressive elegance. And yet, there is something to …

Ice Cream

The Ultimate Guide to Montréal’s Many Cafés

I love Montréal for many reasons: hiking Mount Royal in the summer, walking Vieux Port’s cobblestone streets, eating far too many St-Viateur bagels …

France

This unbelievable natural grotto is just 4 hours from Toronto

You have to see it believe it. This natural beauty is something you have to experience in person, and it’s just a four-hour drive from Toronto.<p>The …

Toronto

All-inclusive teepee camps could turn Canadian reserves into tourist destinations, says entrepreneur

A Piikani man is hoping to turn his entrepreneurial endeavour on the southern Alberta First Nation into a sustainable source of employment for …

Canada

Why can't everyone roll their 'r's?

With patience and a bit of practice, anyone can learn to make those ‘r’s r-r-roll.<p>It’s a misconception that some people are destined never to roll …

Language Learning

Alberta finally has a Nordic Spa—and its location is perfect

From my seat in Kananaskis Nordic Spa’s hottest pool, I have a dramatic view of the snow-capped peaks and pine-dotted foothills that make the Rockies …

Coming to the boil? 3 B.C. hot spots for these finger-lickin' seafood feasts

Ever been to a seafood boil?<p><i>On the Coast</i>food columnist Gail Johnson says there are more local options than ever to enjoy this culinary experience, a …

Culinary expert serves up a feast of barbecue dos and don'ts

As temperatures continue to rise across the Lower Mainland this week, barbecue season is officially afoot.<p>Culinary teacher and writer Claire Tansey …

Oh, Canada isn't the one that would lose a trade war

The U.S. stands to lose more in a fight with our northern neighbor as we run a projected $12 billion to $14 billion surplus.

17 Packable Lunch Ideas That'll Actually Fill You Up

From pasta salads, to above-average sandwiches, to Buddha bowls.

Top 125 Grilling Recipes and BBQ Ideas

<b>1</b> of <b>125</b><p>Grilled Chicken Cordon Bleu<p><p>Forgo the challenges of traditional cordon bleu in favour of this simple deconstructed version.</p> <p>Get the …

Canada's recreational home sales 'robust' heading into summer season, survey says

If you're on the hunt for the perfect summer hideaway, be prepared to spend more on your cottage, camp or cabin this season.<p>The average price of a …

Summertime smoked shrimp made simple | The Star

Salt and pepper<p>Preheat the electric or charcoal smoker to 300 F (150 C). Add the chips and let smoke for 5 minutes.<p>Meanwhile, season the shrimp with …

60 Sensational Summer Appetizers Your Guests Will Love

<b>1</b> of <b>59</b><p>Mini Italian Club Sandwiches<p><p>Filled with provolone, sliced turkey, egg, bacon and pesto, these bite-size sandwiches are ideal appetizers but …

Royal honeymoon: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reported to be holidaying in Canada

Namibia? Nope. The Philippines? Negative. Mexico? So old hat.<p>The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have surprised pundits by travelling to the clean, fresh …

Pecan Whisky Butter Tarts are a Classic Canadian Treat, All Grown Up

Canada’s quintessential dessert, the butter tart, gets a grown-up twist with warming whisky, rich pecans and pure maple syrup. Canadian rye whisky …

Baking

Forget Defrosting — You Can Cook Your Steak From Frozen, And The Results Are Shockingly Good

How many times have you forgotten take out your meat early enough to let it fully defrost before it’s time to make dinner? Too many to count, right? …

BBQ

MedMen Makes Public Market Debut in Canada

The American cannabis company, which has 18 licensed facilities and a medical marijuana dispensary on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, began trading on the …

Reptilian-Mammal Fossil Unearthed In Utah, Turning Previous Theories Upside Down

The discovery of a half-mammal, half-reptile fossil points towards an "unsuspected burst of evolution."<p>The discovery of a half-mammal, half-reptile …

Dinosaurs

Keeping it classic with this pasta dish | The Star

<b>1</b> clove garlic, finely chopped<p><b>3/4 cup (180 mL)</b> 35% cream<p><b>3/4 cup (180 mL)</b> grated <i>Parmigiano-Reggiano</i> cheese<p>Salt and pepper<p>Measure and prepare your …

Why Backers of Intermittent Fasting Believe It Can Slow Aging

"We’re trying to get more productive, more cognitive function, and potentially live longer."<p>At the offices for HVMN, the workplace culture is all …

Holistic Medicine

How Canada's Brookfield snatched bargain assets amid Brazil panic

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Rampant corruption scandals and a deep recession soured many foreign investors on Brazil in recent years, but one Canadian group saw opportunity.<p>Brookfield Asset Management Inc and its subsidiaries have made nearly a dozen major acquisitions there since 2013. The companies …

These Are the 5 Best Meatless BBQ Skewers You’ll Ever Eat

Standard grilled vegetable skewers grow old pretty quick. That’s why we’ve developed five creative, crowd-pleasing vegan versions worthy of any …

Recipes

5 LARCH HIKES IN THE CANADIAN ROCKIES

<i>Larch trees have risen to celebrity status here in the Canadian Rockies, and there’s little wonder why. These coniferous trees shed their needles,</i> …

Scientists are figuring out why fasting helps people live longer — and they say a pill may one day trigger the same benefits

Giving your gut a break now and then can deliver huge health benefits.<p>Calorie restriction, a practice adopted by people from Silicon Valley biohackers to Buddhist monks, has been found to have a long list of positive effects. Periodic fasting can help people ward off diseases like diabetes, high …

This Lemon Meringue Cake is Just Like the Pie, Only Better

Step into spring with the sunny citrus cake! Lemon pie lovers will delight in the light and fluffy lemon cake layers, which are sandwiched with tangy …

Hudson's Bay reportedly sells its flagship Vancouver store for $675 million

Granville and Georgia streets at Vancouver in the early 1920s. This view looks north up Granville. The old Hudson’s Bay building is across the …

Why driving through Canada and Alaska is nothing short of unforgettable

Everyone loves a road trip, right? And why wouldn’t you? It’s one of the best ways to see the real bits of a country (as well as getting in all the …