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6 innovative ways to photograph your portfolio

Presentation is crucial in a design portfolio. And whether the final outcome is digital or printed, a beautifully art-directed approach to …

Graphic Design

Find items stored out of sight in your home with Sortly

It sure feels good to clear your house of clutter and pack less-used items away so they don’t take up space – but all too often, this cleaning strategy makes it difficult to remember where you put your stuff.<p>Sortly is great for that. This mobile app, available for iOS and Android, helps you create …

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries You Need To Stop Skipping Over

You always see them on Netflix, now it's time to watch them.

Entertainment

I’ve Been Making Asian Nachos for Years—and Now Everybody Wants Them

We come across a lot of food trends—yes, like the currently hot Asian nachos. It’s our job to go through them and use years of cooking and eating …

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them …

How the '5 Second Rule' Can Help You Fight the Urge to Procrastinate | Inc.com

We have all done it -- hit the snooze button a few more times than necessary on a big day. The reluctance to face new challenges, make a phone call or finish a major project has affected us all at some point in life. However, habitual procrastination can create limitations for entrepreneurs, who …

Procrastination

FEAR THE FRANKENFOODS: We are addicted to fast, processed food and it’s killing us

Freedom from fries? Good luck! We’re addicted to processed, fake and fast food and it’s killing us.<p>“Genocide is the most accurate way to describe …

Nutrition

What’s the best way to wash pesticides off apples?

Apples are repeat offenders on the Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) “Dirty Dozen” list. For 2017, they placed fourth – after strawberries, spinach …

Research

Maserati Plans a Second SUV by 2020

One size smaller than the Levante<p>Maserati only introduced its first SUV, the Levante, toward the end of last year, but it appears the Italian luxury brand already has plans for a second. <i>Automotive News</i> reports that Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said the new SUV will arrive by 2020 and will be …

Has 'fixing' Canada's mortgage market made it riskier?

Tighter lending rules will send borrowers into the arms of ‘alternative lenders,’ posing a whole new set of hazards<p>Adam Farber has a practical, if …

How much you have to earn under new mortgage rules (or how much less home you can buy)

Briefing highlights<p>What new mortgage rules mean<br>• Markets at a glance<br>• Chinese firm strikes deal for Aecon<br>• Twitter surges as it eyes profit<br>• ECB curbs bond buying but extends it<br>• Potash Corp. profit slips<br>• Tim Hortons parent’s profit rises<br>• Barclays, Deutsche Bank fall behind U.S. peers<br>• Husky profit beats …

krisna cheung combines work and play with 'cubby office' in melbourne

<b>krisna cheung architects has designed the ‘cubby office’ in north melbourne, a space designed to allow work and family to exist under the same roof.</b> …

Architecture

3 tips that could save you thousands on your mortgage, as interest rates rise

Sean Cooper wiped off his $255,000 mortgage in exactly three years and two months, at age 30.<p>He took on two extra gigs, in addition to his daytime …

A Fantastic Egg-Shaped Camping Pod Along the Loire Estuary

Based on the travels of a beloved French naturalist, Mr. Plocq's Caballon is a rounded cabin that takes a page from both naval and aircraft carpentry.<p>Inspired by naturalist and "bird charmer" Émile Plocq, Mr. Plocq’s Caballon is an egg-shaped camping pod situated on the banks of the Loire river …

This Is the One Trick to Designing Your Space Before You Buy

There’s nothing worse than getting home with a furniture haul, assembling all of it, and realizing nothing works in your space. Luckily, you can …

Cook this: North African carrot salad a colourful, crunchy addition to the Thanksgiving table

<i>Our cookbook of the week is Market Cooking by professional chef and acclaimed author David Tanis. Over the next four days, we’ll feature</i> …

North Africa

There’s a DNA test that can determine which antidepressants are right for you

When it comes to mental illness, medication is often a key component of treatment. But finding the right type and dose can be a time-consuming, …

Blocs lets you create beautiful, responsive websites without writing code

With the wide array of drag-and-drop website builders available, it’s never been easier for non-coders to put together a stunning backdrop for their …

Architect builds his own studio at the end of Toronto garden

The Brooklyn trend for backyard studios has extended all the way to Toronto, where the founder of architecture firm Six Four Five A has constructed a …

Architecture

Pattie Lovett-Reid: Tips for first-time homebuyers

Pattie Lovett-Reid<p>Chief Financial Commentator, CTV<p>Follow|Archive<p>Real estate and money expert, Limor Markham, suggests the housing market is in …

Toronto home prices set to fall further, says Stephen Jarislowsky

Stephen Jarislowsky, founder and former president of Jarislowsky Fraser, joins us to talk about the Canadian economy, and specifically what's …

New mortgage rules could depress housing demand by another 10%: TD

Demand for housing could be cut anywhere from five to 10 per cent because of tougher qualification rules being considered by Ottawa, according to a …

How to Make a Woman Orgasm ​ | Men’s Health

That’s what researchers from Indiana University and the Kinsey Institute—along with OMGYes.com, a research-backed site on what women like in bed— discovered after they surveyed 1,055 women across all age groups what they needed to reach peak sexual pleasure. Unlike previous studies on the topic, …

Cook this: Dinner-party friendly salted caramel apple parfaits

<i>Our cookbook of the week is Eat Delicious: 125 Recipes for Your Daily Dose of Awesome by Instagram-famous cook and photographer Dennis Prescott. Over</i> …

Dessert

Interest rates are about to go up in Canada — no, for real this time

After almost a decade of warnings that never came to pass, it appears as though the Bank of Canada is ramping up to hike its benchmark interest rate …

Canadian Real Estate

Steer Clear: Canada's Real Estate Bubble May Burst

Since the financial crisis, we’ve stayed away from investing in Canada due to the country’s high level of household debt. Right now, we believe that …

Canadian Real Estate

Should couple focus on paying off their mortgage or saving for retirement?

It has taken time, but Jerry has built his consulting business up to the point where he is grossing $112,000 a year. That's up from $45,000 in 2014 "and much less before," Jerry writes in an e-mail. For the past decade, his wife Janice kept the family finances on an even keel thanks to her …

Shipping containers turned into backyard pools by Abbotsford couple

An Abbotsford couple is making a big splash in the world of outdoor recreation by converting shipping containers into backyard pools.<p>Paul and Denise …

UltraViolet

Pop Goes The Housing Boom... In Canada

We're headed for another housing bust. This time in Canada. And the key is China.<p>It's no secret that Chinese investors, seeking asylum from the …

Canadian Real Estate