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Impress Your Date With A Romantic Lobster Dinner At Home

By lenardjohnson, published on Dec 6, 2017

You can have a much nicer time if you forget about the restaurant and save that reservation for your dining-room table.

You can arrange your dining-room to feel just like a high-end bistro by dimming the lights, setting up some candles and putting a vase of fresh flowers on the table. Chill a bottle of wine by placing it in a bucket filled with ice or by putting the bottle in the refrigerator at least one hour before serving it. If you want to show off your bartending skills, you can create some date-night cocktails using your nicest glassware and garnishes like coiled orange rind or... (more)

Tags: restaurant, lobster, cook

4 Ways To Prepare Your Plumbing For The Winter

By lenardjohnson, published on Nov 21, 2017

The low temperatures can freeze your entire plumbing system, and the added usage of the drains due to visitors or holiday meals cooked can cause clogs, which can be costly is left untreated. You can overcome these challenges, however, by preparing your plumbing system so that it can withstand winter challenges. Here are a few things you should have checked before winter does a number on your home.

Interior and exterior waterproofing

Waterproofing your plumbing system before winter (or during – it’s never too late!) helps you avoid water spillage, which can be caused by frozen... (more)

Tags: winter, toronto, plumbing

Eyes On The 2018 Ford Mustang

By lenardjohnson, published on Nov 16, 2017

It was only officially released in the fall, but critics and drivers have been eagerly anticipating the launch of this update from Ford. What they’re seeing is some small but powerful changes to the Ford Mustang for the next year.

Ford Mustang’s New Style

The fascia is probably the first thing you’ll notice comparing the 2017 and 2018 models. Along with the bumper, the front fascia on the 2018 Ford Mustang has a much more angular look, while the hood and grille have likewise been restyled for a leaner appearance and aerodynamic attitude. The wheels have gone through... (more)

Tags: car, 2018 ford mustang, brampton dealer

Drive The Newest And Best Cars When You Lease

By lenardjohnson, published on Nov 7, 2017

There are many benefits to leasing a car in Canada, not least of which is the fact that, for less money per month, you can drive the hottest cars on the market and know that you’re not losing money on a big investment. Since a lease involves paying for the portion of the vehicle’s value that is being leased, rather than the whole vehicle, monthly payments are normally 30% to 60% lower than a purchase loan for the exact same vehicle.

Driving the newest and best cars is simply not in the budget for most people, but since leasing requires no down payment, it can be much easier to drive... (more)

Tags: cars, canada, leasing

3 Fun Ways To Pick Your Lottery Numbers

By lenardjohnson, published on Sep 20, 2017

You might be the kind of person that likes to stick with a set of numbers and not shake things up, which is understandable if those numbers are significant or have been lucky for you in the past.

Every now and then, though, it’s fun to try something different, so check out Powerball.ca and comb through the upcoming jackpots, pick which one you want to play (or maybe just play them all!) and throw caution to the wind by trying an outrageous way of picking numbers. The following three ways of picking numbers are real, and people have been using them for years to court success in... (more)

Tags: entertainment, numbers, powerball

The Virtues Of Escrow

By lenardjohnson, published on Sep 4, 2017

In the world of real estate, escrow is often seen as a dirty word – another hurtle that needs to be cleared in a field where there are already so many regulations and hurdles. On the other hand, setting up an escrow account is extremely prudent in many ways: by getting a third party to hold an escrow fund to pay out property taxes and home insurance, you're effectively ensuring that these extra costs are distributed fairly between the individual selling the property, and they individual who is purchasing it.

Furthermore, opening an escrow account gives everyone some breathing... (more)

Tags: real estate, home, escrow

Kiosk Touch Screen Technology Keeps Retail Stores Relevant

By lenardjohnson, published on Aug 8, 2017

In an age when online shopping now accounts for over 50 percent of purchases, retailers have rediscovered the importance of the in-store experience. At first, many were puzzled by Amazon’s move into physical space, having watched them drain money away from stores in malls and Main Streets across the world. But Amazon was keenly aware that, as more shopping is done online, the in-store experience would become a key brand differentiator. In-store shopping remains popular, especially in key businesses like fashion and consumer electronics, even bookstores, where customers want to try it out, but... (more)

Tags: tech, stores, touch screen

The Shareable Dessert That’s The Talk Of Every Party

By lenardjohnson, published on Jul 31, 2017

When you’re throwing a summer get together, it’s important not to underestimate how big of an impression the food makes. While putting out a few bowls of chips may tide your guests over, what’ll keep them conversing and enjoying their time spent are appetizers and dessert with a little more substance to them. Furthermore, if you take the time to prepare a few signature snacks it’ll show your attendees just how thoughtful of a host you can be. This way, next time you invite them over, they’re sure to RSVP yes.

When preparing the menu for a party, it is important for the flavors and textures... (more)

Tags: food, ice cream, dessert

Boost Your Memory With The Benefits Of Eggs

By lenardjohnson, published on Jul 13, 2017

A healthy brain needs a stable supply of glucose to maintain optimal cognitive functioning. These necessary, stable blood-glucose levels can be obtained with a regular intake of high-quality protein such as the protein found in eggs. Because they make the body feel full for longer periods of time, they also reduce the need for spiking the body with foods that are high in sugars and carbohydrates.

The quality protein an egg provides is also an important component of neurotransmitters and chemicals that brain cells use to communicate, making the brain sharper and more alert. If you are... (more)

Tags: health, recipe, eggs

Luxury Vehicles Should Be Sold By Luxury Dealerships

By lenardjohnson, published on Jul 6, 2017

Drivers out shopping for a luxury brand like Lincoln in Brampton and the Greater Toronto Area have no shortage of choices. From north to south, east to west, there are dozens of luxury brand dealers in Peel Region and beyond, and all are easily accessible, even more so now that so many shoppers do the majority of their research online, saving shoppers the hassle of weekends spent at the dealership poking at cars they ultimately won’t even test drive. But you don’t have to gamble the first time you step into the showroom of a Lincoln Brampton dealer.

There are a few sure signs that you’re... (more)

Tags: luxury, vehicles, dealerships

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