Category Archives: Guides and How-Tos

5 Ways to Decorate Your Front Porch for Fall

Your front porch is one of the first things people notice about your home when they’re strolling by or coming to visit, so why not use it as a platform for showing off your style, celebrating the changing seasons and making a warm first impression? Indeed, when it comes to creating a welcoming atmosphere for…

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Comfort Food Cravings

The arrival of fall tends to stir up cravings for dishes that warm, sustain and soothe us. And, while whipping up our own comfort-food favourites at home can be both cozy and cost-effective, getting out of the house to enjoy some of the hearty, hug-you-from-the-inside creations on offer from nearby eateries can turn a cold,…

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Canine Citizenship (Part 1)

At Genesis Land, we love our furry friends so much that we even consider them when designing our communities! To encourage responsible dog ownership and to keep everyone safe, we have teamed up with Larry Neilson to give us some pro tips when it comes to training our furry friends. Larry is the founder, head-trainer…

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How to Connect with Your Neighbours

From improved mental health and reduced stress to an increased sense of security, feeling like you are part of a vibrant, inclusive neighbourhood does wonders when it comes to quality of life. “If you can develop some friendships in your community, all of a sudden that community becomes a heck of a lot nicer place…

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Four Steps to the Perfect Picnic

Nothing quite compares to the simple joy of spending time outside with family and friends, eating good food, surrounded by nature. These four steps will help you plan and execute a picnic that’s perfect for you and yours. 1. Pick a Spot At the beach, along a riverbank, on a mountain trail, in an urban…

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