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Puppy Life: 6 Best Traits of a Siberian Husky Puppy

Having a pet you love can just make your life better. There’s little doubt that owning a Siberian Husky puppy can bring a lot of joy to your life. This is a special breed of dogs and one that offers a lot of advantages to the owner. If you’re looking for a new furry friend to call your own, this one may be it. Knowing some of the top reasons to choose this breed can be beneficial to you. Continue Reading

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Locked & Guarded: 10 Effective Techniques to Secure Your Home

Data collected by the Conference Board shows that Canada’s burglary rate is lower than nine of its peer countries, at 578 burglaries per 100,000 people. Having said that, there’s no reason to neglect security at your home. It’s up to you to protect yourself and your home from intruders. If you’re looking for some effective home security ideas, keep reading.

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Breaking the Law: 5 Things Every Canadian Needs to Know About Criminal Law

Most Canadians will never deal with the criminal justice system. But, when you do, it’s a Kafka-esque experience, one that you think you’re sleepwalking through.

Criminal law is the specialty of law that deals with criminal offenses. Criminal offenses can range from serious crimes like rape, murder, carjacking, bank robberies, DUI to minor infractions like not wearing a seat belt, speeding or public intoxication.

Criminal laws are typically enacted by the state or federal government. Anyone who fails to abide by these laws and commits any of these offenses has to face the consequences. In criminal law, the emphasis is on punishment, which is different from civil law, where the emphasis is on victim compensation and resolution of conflict.

Here are five things every Canadian needs to know about criminal law:

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Peace of Mind: 4 Steps to Choosing the Right Funeral Home

Dealing with a death in the family is never easy, especially if you’re unsure how to proceed. Working with a good funeral home is an excellent way to reduce stress while fulfilling the wishes of the deceased. Not all funeral homes are the s, so it’s important to explore the best options for you and your family. This blog post looks at four different tips that will help you select a funeral home. Continue Reading

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Defend Yourself: 4 Skills You Learn in a Self-Defense Class

It is quite typical for people to be lulled into a sense of constant safety and security but the reality is things can go wrong fast and you could find yourself being the victim of a serious and violent offence.

While such a situation can be terrifying, there are steps you can take to protect yourself and come out on top after an attack. This definitely includes taking a variety of martial arts classes, fighting lessons, and self-defense class. There are many reasons why taking a class should be considered and ways that it will assist you in protecting yourself and feeling safer in whatever you do. Continue Reading

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Sleeping Cozy: 5 Features of a Futon

There are many different types of furniture in the world today, featuring variations of all shapes, sizes, and colours. Picking the right type of furniture can sometimes be a bit daunting after being faced with so much variety. Maybe you want a couch or a chair. Perhaps even a loveseat, or maybe even a bed. It’s very rare that there’s a combination of everything that you could ever want, but sometimes it just so happens that the universe smiles upon you and grants you a single wish. Continue Reading

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Appearances Matter: 5 Ways Your Office Can Make a Good First Impression

Over flowing trash bins, un kept desks, and grimy floors are not something a client wants to see from a business. Keeping an untidy office gives the impression that you do not care about your business, and it may even drive them away.

That’s why, it is imperative to hire janitorial services to do the work for you. Dirt is not only an embarrassing issue, but it can lead to greater health and safety concerns. Below is a simple list that highlights the very noticeable areas of your business, that should be tended to by cleaners. That way, the next time you have an important client meeting, they are not left with a bad first impression. Continue Reading

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#MeToo: 3 Ways You Can Help the Empowerment Movement

Towards the end of 2017, there was a lot of coverage on the topic of sexual harassment and rape in the media. Though there has always been some coverage over the years, it almost seemed like it came to a head when virtually day after day, famous people were being outed for their past behaviour. Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey were two examples.

Other celebrities accused were Dustin Hoffman and Bill Cosby and of course, many more. Women have a right to feel and be safe and not be sexually harassed. Not only is it a crime, but nobody wants attention of this nature. Men can play their part in reducing these crimes in many ways, so let’s take a look at some of these.
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Mobile Revolution: 5 App Development Tips for Experts

There are a myriad of app development companies in the market today. It seems like everyone with basic computer knowledge and a website is offering to help set up mobile applications for individuals and companies. It is a relatively simple task, if you have the background and expertise. But if you want a good app development company or one that can actually deliver the app that you and your organization needs, you should pick carefully through your options. Here are some suggestions for finding the right app development company to meet your needs. Continue Reading