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10 Ways to Green Your Holidays

10 Ways to Green Your Holidays

You might not have a white Christmas this year but you can definitely have a green one. From buying local to making your own ornaments and using LEDs, there's lots you can do to lighten your Christmas footprint.

Preserving Urban Forests to Make Our City Liveable

Preserving Urban Forests to Make Our City Liveable

Hidden in the midst of the city’s hustle and bustle is a sanctuary for trees. At Ashbridges Estate, the trees have seen Toronto change from a sprawling farmland to the densely populated city that it is today. If they could talk, they would say thank you to those who have worked tirelessly to preserve them–including LEAF.

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Her Life

I thought wryly about the wall separating us and the emotions it divided; laughter on one end, sobbing on the other. An emotional equilibrium of sorts.

An “American” Girl in Egypt

My comfort on the streets of Toronto juxtaposed with the alienation I feel in Cairo makes me question my true cultural identity. Am I really Egyptian, or is “Egyptian” just an identity I carry around in my passport?

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Designer Opens Boutique for ‘Seated’ Clientele

Designer Opens Boutique for ‘Seated’ Clientele

After years of designing haute couture and pret-a-porter collections and dressing Hollywood A-listers like Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lopez and David Bowie, innovative fashion designer Izzy Camilleri has gone in a new direction and become a sort of fairy godmother for people in wheelchairs.

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