Friday, June 25, 2021
camp

Camp and allergies: 10 checklist items for a fun and safe time

by Candice Minch   The camp experience for kids is so exciting and so scary for both kids and their parents! Imagine the thought of a new and totally unfamiliar environment...

You Want It or You Need It?

A very, very long time ago I learned a valuable lesson about the difference between want and need.  This lesson was defining as it changed my perspective on life. ...
Sue-Anne Hickey

Eat Right for Your Body Type and Transform Your Health

by Sue-Anne Hickey The most positive health change I’ve made in my life has been to learn to eat in a way that suits my body type. My strength and...
Republic of Sarah

Republic of Sarah shooting in Lachine this week

Newcomer Stella Baker from TNT's Tell Me Your Secrets stars in the CW's small-town America-set drama pilot The Republic of Sarah.   West Islanders love their movie nights. More than that...
Suzanne Reisler Litwin, Keeping it Real, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog

A Win, Win Situation

By: Suzanne Reisler Litwin Years ago, I had an Aunt who was excellent at cutting discount coupons out of newspapers and magazines.  As a child I frequently asked her...
Tips, Moving, Diana Smith, West Island Blog, News, West Island News, Planning, Bubble Wrap, Boxes, Schedules, Rhonda Massad

7 Tips That Will Save You a Lot of Trouble When Moving

By: Diana Smith Even if you live a minimalist lifestyle, the list of stressful things that can occur when you need to move is overwhelming. Losing and breaking things, lifting...
Dollard's Neelam Patel up for Miss World Canada - Vote now!!

Dollard’s Neelam Patel up for Miss World Canada – Vote now!!

July 23, is the last day to vote for one of our own to be Miss World Canada.  Neelam Patel is  Miss Southern Quebec World. Vote to have her as...
Dog Training, Motivate, Dog, West Island Blog, Diana Smith, Rhonda Massad, Good Behaviour, Commands, Communication, Love, Man's best friend

Dog Training: How to Motivate Your Dog

By: Diana Smith We all sometimes need a little bit of motivation and dogs aren’t an exception. That’s why every dog owner should give their best to help their furry...
Tamara Rifai, Green Circle

Beaconsfield’s Revolution Beauty Salon goes green in a big way

by Rhonda Massad Owner of Revolution Beauty Salon in Beaconsfield, Tamara Rifai, wanted to find a way to do better for her community and her planet.  She managed just that...
Cookie Studio, Kathleen Girard, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad

Professional tips for beautiful spring photos!

By: Kathleen Girard This is the time of year when outdoor sports have started. Kids are running and parents want to capture those moments. As a professional photographer I would like...