Tips & tricks

You would like to realize a DIY project for the outdoors? Don't worry, they don't have to be overly complicated or expensive to be just as beautiful. Here are 6 inspiring small DIY projects to instantly enhance the look of your terrace, patio or garden area.

By Mélissa Toutant, collaborator Spring is synonymous with cleaning up – and your wardrobe is no exception! Over time, many people accumulate clothing and shoes that often are either too small or out-dated. In a world lead by fast-fashion, simplicity is sometimes more appropriate. But...

During spring break, parents and kids will try to make the most of this well deserved holiday. To satisfy both the big and little ones, here is a calendar idea that will allow everyone to have fun, without emptying your bank account or your energy reserves.

The Holiday season certainly represents a period where you can spend a lot, without giving it too much attention. This year you'll be hosting the Christmas dinner? Another big expense that can make the bill even more scary, depending on the number of guests and your menu. Here are 7 tips to treat everyone to a feast without breaking up the bank!

By Mélissa Toutant, collaborator Christmas music, family meals, sweets and ornaments will soon fill our hearts with well-being and joy. The holiday season is, for some, a moment of pure happiness and simplicity, while for others, preparation becomes a real headache. For your convenience, here are 12 unique and original gift ideas to offer in a Mason jar!

By Mélissa Toutant, collaborator The change of season gives us the desire to redecorate the household. But our favorites in decoration - or an impulse! - can quickly become expensive. That's why we've unearthed 10 do-it-yourself decoration ideas without throwing all your money out the windows.

The 1st Edition of the Montreal Zero Waste Festival  will be held October 14 & 15 2017, at the Bonsecours Market. This event's mission is to spread the word about the Zero Waste lifestyle. Admission is FREE to our conferences and Exhibitors' Fair. To...

By Mélissa Toutant, collaborator Common household products often contain several elements that are harmful to the environment and to our health. Have you ever thought to create your own cleaning products? Natural, efficient and economical, they have many advantages to maintain your interior –...

Did you know that every Quebecer produces about 700 kg (more than 1500 pounds) of waste per year? How can you reduce your impact on the environment? By trying to follow as mush as you can the Zero Waste concepts: refuse, reduce, reuse, recycle and compost. How...