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How to Host a Holiday Swap Party

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With the holidays just around the corner, your home will soon be hit with an influx of toys, clothing, housewares and other gifts. Get ahead of the “stuff” this holiday season by hosting a holiday swap party with your friends, and part ways with the unused clutter in your home.

The most wasteful time of the year

From Thanksgiving to the New Year, our calendars are jam-packed with holiday parties and gatherings. Not only is this the busiest time of the year, it’s also the most wasteful, with Americans throwing away 25% more trash than any other time of the year. All this waste adds up to an additional 140,000 garbage trucks…

Do your part for Waste Reduction Week

Waste Reduction Week is coming up on October 24 and we’re making it easy to do something good for your home and the earth at the same time. We have partnered with STAPLES to host e-recycling events across Canada. On October 24, from 10am – 2pm simply go to a STAPLES and drop off your e-waste, where it…

On being busy: Think differently

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“How are you?” “Busy!” Being “busy” is a common response for many of us when we are asked how we are today or how things have been.  Between careers, family and friends, passion projects, and keeping up with daily life, our schedules – along with our minds – often feel packed to the brim.