Many people look far and wide for golden opportunities, but one Alliston couple has forged a successful business in their growing town. More
Recently, this GoodLife reporter headed out for an ice cream road trip. Along with gourmet ice cream, this delicious assignment uncovered amazing artisanal gelato and farm fresh frozen yogurt. Here's a sampling of the region's best scooping shops... More
Are you looking for that statement piece of furniture? Before you visit big-box furniture stores you might want to consider upcycled furniture. These transformed previously loved pieces may be the perfect unique addition to your newly decorated space. Read More..
Despite the K-cup craze, plenty of folks still enjoy a cup of freshly roasted coffee. Luckily, the local area is home to various on-site roasting coffee companies. From bean to cup, here's a sampling of our region's best java roasters. » Read More..
If reincarnation does exist, we should all hope to come back in our next life as one of dogs. The screenwriter, who recently moved to Oro-Medonte from California, has built a 2,800-square-foot dog barn for his seven boxers and one bulldog. Read More..
Looking after your skin should be as important as taking care of your hair. This is just one of many statements that skin care professionals agree on. GoodLife interviewed a number of well-known cosmetic clinics to get you the latest in facial skin care information, just in time for you to start the year with a fresh look. Read More..
All over Ontario, craft breweries are sprouting up faster than dandelions. Ontario's craft beer industry is on a really strong growth curve right now, says John Hay, president of Ontario Craft Brewers, an association of more than 35 small brewers dedicated to making great tasting, high quality beer in Ontario. Read More..
The owners of the Barrie franchise of the 4 Cats Art Studio for children believe there should be a little art in every child's life. We believe that each kid is an artist and we want to get that art out of them, said Nicole Panagakis. Read More..
A visit to a paint store can be very intimidating especially when you stand in front of all of the colour choices, the multitude of shades of those colours and the different colour lines presented by various paint manufacturers. What colour do you pick Read More..
The kitchen is one area where you likely spend most of your day. Whether it's prepping food or entertaining guests, this space needs to be functional and practical. Read More..
Tucked away on the most pristine beach of Georgian Bay, Cathy and Ian Tait's contemporary shingle-style cottage was inspired by their many visits to Cape Cod. Read More..
Spending time outside can be fun, relaxing and enjoyable, but it can be difficult and frustrating to make the most of our outdoor spaces. In rural areas, it's the stunning trademark of the Canadian landscape rugged, wooded grounds everywhere that creates this love-hate relationship. We're privileged to have the phenomenal views, but these are often difficult grounds on which to live and play. In the city, most of us are limited to small back and front yards that require quite a bit of creativity to yield maximum enjoyment. Read More..
It's an affair fit for Great Gatsby himself. On September 14, Georgian Bay transforms into a playground for luxury enthusiasts from across the country. Over a hundred of North America's finest restored classic cars will show at Cobble Beach Golf Resort as Georgian Bay becomes the newest site of the international concours d'elegance. Read More..
The bonfire crackles, embers float upwards, as stars begin to sparkle in the darkening sky. The cool evening breeze rolls in and another log is thrown on the fire. Read More..
Whether you're spending the summer here or going away for a beach vacation, it's time to think about your fabulous beach look. Jane DeCola, owner of Brabary a world-class boutique that features the latest in swimwear knows what's trending this season. Read More..