Gerry Blais

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9 Foods To Help You Ride All Winter Long

These foods pack in the nutrients you need to keep the flu and other illnesses at bay<p>It takes more than an apple a day to keep the doctor away. You need a variety of nutrients to help keep your immune system on guard and you riding all winter long. While filling up on plenty of servings of colorful …

Nutrition

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

The Pretty Skin Diet

When it comes to having a gorgeous complexion, you truly are what you eat.<p>Maintaining a consistent skincare routine that utilizes a powerful mix of anti-agers to reverse as well as prevent future damage is key to having youthful, radiant skin. However, it's not the only link in the quest for …

Ice addiction: Children in Canberra as young as 13 abusing methamphetamine - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Children in Canberra as young as 13 are among the growing number of young people abusing the drug known as ice, according to a drug treatment service.<p>…

Baked Goat Cheese with Fire Roasted Tomatoes

If you’re looking to distract party guests with a finger food they can’t resist, this is it. In all honesty, it disappeared within about 5 minutes of …

Don't bother counting calories... it's the type of food that matters: Items high in fat may actually be good at keeping the weight off

• <b>High-fat nuts, olive oil, fish and full-fat milk could help keep you slim</b>• <b><br>And supposedly healthy low-fat foods may be the real diet villains</b>• <b><br>Expert</b> …

How to make perfect steak: idiot-proof frying pan launches

The inventor of high-tech utensil the 'Pantelligent' believes he can make anyone into an accomplished cook. Watch out, Heston?<p>Do you lack the cooking gene? If your steak is grey and chewy, your cod is black (when it's not meant to be) and your pancakes are a flop, don't despair.<p>Technology is here …

Recipe: Easy Pad Thai

Soak noodles in hot water for 15 minutes or until soft. Drain.<p>Mix the palm sugar with tamarind liquid, vinegar, fish sauce and 2 tbsp water in a bowl, stirring until the sugar has dissolved. Set aside.<p>Heat oil in a wok over medium heat. Fry shallots until fragrant and beginning to colour (about 3 …

Tamarind

JJ Levine's "Alone Time" Pictures Will Make You Question What You Know About Gender

Lovers of art are well aware that it often takes time for a picture to truly sink in — but in "Alone Time," a series of photographs by Montreal-based …

Inside the Warrior: Striking Portraits that Reveal the Masculine Side of Yoga

Thinking about your local Yoga studio doesn’t usually conjure up images of masculinity. Yoga mats, yoga pants, yoga in general is seen as a …

Accessories Report: Spring 2015 Bag Trends

It's not about what you carry, but how you carry it. See the course designers set for bags for the seasonfrom a new look at the bucket to floral stories and a return of a 1970s shape.<p>It's not about what you carry, but how you carry it. See the course designers set for bags for the season—from a new …

Ralph Lauren

Rewilding projects aim to turn back clock on environment

<b>(Listen to Anik See's audio documentary about rewilding on CBC Radio's Ideas, starting at 9 p.m. on Monday Nov. 24.)</b><p>The human impact of centuries of …

Conservation

8 Whole Grains You're Probably Not Eating

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>You've probably had oatmeal for breakfast, and if you haven't yet tried quinoa I bet you've heard of it, or have seen it on a menu or social media recipe (it's all over Pinterest!). But there are many other whole grains you may not be familiar with, and incorporating them …

Has the CBC Violated the Broadcasting Act?

It appears CBC is violating Canadian law.<p>CBC must obey the Broadcasting Act, a law established by Parliament but the Corporation has failed to …

Countdown to missed opportunity for EU economy | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - The countdown has begun to what threatens to be a missed opportunity to revive Europe’s stalled economy.<p>A euro logo sculpture stands in front the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt October 26, 2014. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski<p>When European Union leaders meet …

Infographic Visualizes Which Countries are the World's Happiest

Which country is the happiest in the world? To find the answer, you simply need to look at this infographic published by MoveHub.com, a resource for people who want to live abroad. They visualized the data of Happy Planet Index (HPI), which shows to what extent 151 countries across the globe …

Happiness

Parents | HuffPost Canada

Dorathy Gass Freelance writer and owner of Metamorphosis Writing Services.<p>Athena Reich Athena Reich’s journey through infertility as a single mom by …