DIY Gift Idea: Whimsical Terrarium
This miniature garden makes for a special hostess gift, birthday gift or centerpiece. See how Google Home helped, then enter to win a Google Home from TELUS!
Last-Minute Hostess Gift: Quick Pickled Peppers
Food editor Kristen Eppich shares a quick and easy recipe for pickled peppers. Edible hostess gifts are all the rage this year – and these quick pickled peppers fit the bill perfectly. They are the simplest, quickest, and best version of a homemade preserve. Plus, the pickled peppers are spicy, salty, sweet and…
DIY: Holiday Cookie Package
Assistant design editor Jennifer Koper shares a beautiful cookie wrapping idea for the holidays. I really enjoy giving and receiving baked goods around the holidays – especially when they’re wrapped in pretty packaging. Recently I was tasked with creating a unique cookie wrapping idea for the Pillsbury cookie challenge, alongside three other…
Easy DIY: A Mini Potted Tree
A potted pine is a hostess gift with homespun charm and wonderful scent. Here’s how to dress one up: 1. Choose a small pine tree or branch — ours is about 18″ tall — and place in a pot. 2. Cut a piece of black burlap long enough to wrap around…
Photo Gallery: Mother’s Day Gift Ideas
Last minute gift ideas for every type of mom.
Decorating & Design
Last-Minute Gift Idea
The chic can be hard to shop for: they’re usually very specific about what they like and, most intimidatingly, even more certain about what they don’t. Searching for gifts for these cool couples and stylish singles can be a hair pulling experience. So I was thrilled when I discovered the…
Cookies In A Jar
Give the gift of baking.
Decorating & Design
Stylish Holiday Gift Ideas
Fun, crafty and affordable items.
Gorgeous Gift Wrap
Affordable-style expert Michael Penney shows Lynda Reeves how to transform inexpensive bowls, trays and ribbons into sophisticated wrap for Christmas cookies.
All-Time Favourite Shortbread Cookies Recipe
A holiday favourite.