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Canadian Living

Canadian Living

June 2020 - Vol.45 No.05

The Canadian Living Magazine for helpful articles on food, cooking, health, relationships, family and lifestyles in Canada.

Country:
Canada
Language:
English
Publisher:
TVA Publications Inc.
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3 min.
11 tricks, tips and ideas we love this month

1 GET OUTSIDE Try these essentials that are bound to make your outdoor experience truly comfy, whether you’re heading out for a picnic, going on a hike or simply camping in the backyard. 2 SET THE BAR Vegan, grain-free, gluten-free, peanut-free and keto-certified to boot, these soft-baked bars are healthy and totally satisfying. Check out the newest flavours: Blueberry Cashew, Strawberry Macadamia Nut and Chocolate Mint—seriously delicious! 3 In the spirit If you’re aiming to reduce your alcohol consumption this summer season, but don’t want to give up tasty cocktails, look no further! UK-based company Seedlip has introduced the world’s first distilled non-alcoholic spirits. Each expression—Grove 42 Citrus, Spice 94 Aromatic and Garden 108 Herbal—is lovely sipped on its own, mixed with tonic or soda water, or used in a cocktail—all options are delicious. The…

1 min.
strawberry s’mores in a jar

STRAWBERRY S’MORES IN A JAR MAKES 6 TO 8 SERVINGS HANDS-ON TIME 25 MINUTES TOTAL TIME 30 MINUTES 8 graham crackers, crumbled3 tbsp unsalted butter, melted2 cups fresh strawberries, chopped3 tbsp raspberry jam125 g dark or semi-sweet chocolate, chopped⅓ cup 18% table cream3 tbsp chocolate-hazelnut spread24 to 32 marshmallows In small bowl, combine graham cracker crumbs and butter. Spoon evenly into six 1-cup or eight ¾-cup jars or glasses. Set aside. In large bowl, combine strawberries and raspberry jam. Set aside. Place chocolate in small heatproof bowl. Microwave cream in microwavable cup on medium-low heat for 1 minute; pour over chocolate and let stand for 2 minutes. Stir until chocolate is completely melted, then stir in chocolate-hazelnut spread. Preheat barbecue to medium heat. Thread marshmallows on skewers; grill, turning occasionally, until well marked, about 2 minutes. Spoon about 2…

3 min.
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2 min.
eyes wide open

Why do eyelashes fall out? Since a single eyelash’s life span is only three to five months, it’s pretty normal that on average we lose one to four of them a day. But certain actions can weaken them, causing your lashes to fall out prematurely. At the top of the list is a bad beauty routine, such as wearing a waterproof mascara daily, keeping your makeup on at night, using an eyelash curler after you’ve used an eyelash product (it’s better to use it before) or rubbing too hard when removing makeup. Other factors can also weigh in, such as a nutritional deficiency in omega-3 fatty acids and vitamins A, B and E, as well as stress. Certain health conditions, including hormonal changes (menopause can thin eyelashes), a thyroid gland malfunction…

1 min.
our product picks

3 min.
whisk away your whiskers

Electrolysis What is it? Electrolysis involves a professional inserting a filament into the follicle of each hair and passing a small electrical current through it to destroy the root. As this method is done hair by hair, this treatment can be time-consuming. However, it works regardless of the thickness or colour of your hair. Does it hurt? The sensation is like an elastic snapping your skin. Redness and small bumps resembling small mosquito bites can appear post-treatment, but usually subside quickly. Cost: $$$ Frequency: This method eventually removes the hair permanently after a few years, but the number of sessions required varies from person to person. Each session can last up to an hour, and needs to be repeated about every three weeks. Wax and sugar hair removal What is it? There are two different types…