Here are 11 of the best Thanksgiving decorations you can buy online in Canada

Emilee Geist

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Create some fall scenes this year with your Thanksgiving decor.
Create some fall scenes this year with your Thanksgiving decor.

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Canadian Thanksgiving is only a couple of weeks away — but there’s still time to stock up on last-minute decor.

This is the holiday that allows you to show off your design aesthetic — from cute decorative leaves and pumpkins that can be doubled as décor for Halloween to beautiful cutlery and table runners.

Impress your guests with stylish centrepieces and table settings to set the scene for the delicious feast you’re all about to share.

ALSO SEE: Here are 11 of the best Halloween decorations

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This set of online courses could kickstart your freelance career

Emilee Geist

This set of online courses could kickstart your freelance career
This set of online courses could kickstart your freelance career

TL;DR: The Kickstart Your Freelance Career Course Bundle is on sale for £23.55 as of Sept. 27, saving you 98% on list price.

Not to alarm you or anything, but it’s a rough moment to be looking for a new gig. If you’re struggling to find work or searching for an additional stream of income, you may want to look into kickstarting a side hustle or pivoting to a freelance role and working for yourself.

If you have a marketable skill perfect for freelancing (think copywriting, web design, digital marketing, and coding) but don’t want to enter the freelance world blind, the Kickstart Your Freelance Career Course Bundle will show you the ropes. For just £23.55, you’ll receive eight courses, all of which are designed to help your freelance career thrive. Here’s a sneak peek:

Kickstart a Freelance Editor and

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How 2020 became the summer of activism both online and offline

Emilee Geist

A pandemic, the death of George Floyd and an upcoming presidential election were just a few of the things that have called Americans to action this year.

But while some called 2020 the apocalypse, others said it is a much needed look in the mirror.

“So, 2020 is this really intense year with all of these things happening … we have these social uprisings and I think that one thing I don’t really know if people realize that the pandemic is doing is — it is revealing all of the social cracks in our country,” Lydia Kelow-Bennett, assistant professor in the department of Afroamerican and African Studies at the University of Michigan, said.

The summer was marked by a surging movement of activism calling for social change but with the coronavirus pandemic affecting how people interact with one another, many of these calls to action took place online.

Social movements

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How Reality Hits Like ‘Survivor,’ ‘The Circle’ and ‘Love Is Blind’ Inspired Online Role-Playing Games During the Pandemic

Emilee Geist

The best reality show I watched this year unfolded not on my TV but through an app on my computer screen. In April, a month into quarantine with no end in sight, some friends asked if I wanted to play a virtual version of “The Circle,” Netflix’s already lockdown-friendly series in which contestants live in separate apartments and communicate solely through texts and social media posts. This version would take place entirely over the messaging platform Discord, with occasional voting and challenges scheduled throughout the weekend. On a Friday, I figured I’d play a couple rounds, talk to a few people and call it a day. By Sunday night’s “season finale,” I was screaming in thrilled anguish on our Zoom reunion call, where I found out I came in second place to an eleventh-hour addition who had the good grace to be embarrassed by his win.

In those first few

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Where To Buy Art Deco-Inspired Furniture And Decor Online On A Budget

Emilee Geist

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If you’re going for a “Great Gatsby” vibe, here are the best places to find art deco-inspired furniture and decor. (Photo: Ninoon via Getty Images)
If you’re going for a “Great Gatsby” vibe, here are the best places to find art deco-inspired furniture and decor. (Photo: Ninoon via Getty Images)

From terrazzo tiles to rattan headboards, there are lots of home decor trends that have made a comeback recently. Industrial interiors are in, as are the desert designs of the Southwest. 

One of the biggest trends actually comes from 100 years ago: art deco, which reigned supreme in the ’20s and ’30s, the age of “The Great Gatsby,” flappers and Prohibition. A century later, we were due for a revival anyway, according to The Washington Post. 

Art deco was thought to be very modern back in its heyday (hey, we are still talking about it in 2020). The art and architectural movement influenced everything from

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The Best Rolling Pins You Can Buy Online, According to Thousands of Reviews

Emilee Geist

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A good rolling pin is a must-have kitchen tool. A sturdy, well-designed rolling pin can last for decades and could even be passed down for generations. And a great one will also be of tremendous help to you right now. A quality rolling pin makes baking easier because it allows you to produce evenly and properly measured dough for pies and cookies. (There’s really nothing worse than taking what was intended to be a delicious, golden-brown baked good out of the oven and seeing it burned in parts and undercooked in others.) But because there are so many different options available to home bakers, it’s hard to know which rolling pin will best suit your needs. To help, we scoured the internet for all the best rolling pins, and we rounded up a list of the most highly-rated options according to hundreds and thousands of shopper reviews.

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The best online learning courses, if you feel like doing something new

Emilee Geist

Photo credit: Getty Images
Photo credit: Getty Images

From Cosmopolitan

This year has been a strange one, and it’s totally understandable if self isolation, furlough or other external factors have left you wanting to try new things. Maybe your job isn’t satisfying you anymore, or you’re finding yourself with way more time on your hands. Which could be where an online learning course could come in.

We are very much firm believers that you don’t have to commit this time to self improvement (hey, just existing right now is good too), but if you feel like you want something to fill some of your free time, or help you make your next job move, a short virtual learning course could be just the ticket.

Photo credit: Cosmopolitan UK
Photo credit: Cosmopolitan UK

“Online courses are a great way to fill the ‘skills bridge’ as we call it,” Director of Insights at FutureLearn Hanna Celina explains. “Often, people need

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Where to Buy Cool, Affordable Artwork Online

Emilee Geist

You may have the best furniture, decor, and lighting around, but no room is truly complete without cool artwork. The good news? There’s plenty of unique artwork to be found if you know where to look. We’ve rounded up 17 of the best places to buy art online; across these sites you’ll find a wide range of art styles at every price point. Plus, you can buy from the comfort of your own home. Art has never been so accessible. Whether you want to buy graphic paintings, discover an up-and-comer, or invest in blue-chip pieces, the art you want is just a click away. 

Believe 1 No. 7 Framed Art Print by Black Pepper Paperie Co.

$50.00, Society6

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For those who like to swap out their art on a regular basis, Society6’s assorted collection of whimsical, affordable prints is a great bet. Everything from cheeky sayings to watercolor

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Post online misstates Sturgis Rally’s coronavirus cases

Emilee Geist

The claim: A post online attributes 88 positive tests to Sturgis Rally, 0.02% infection rate of attendees

Motorcyclists from around the country converged on Sturgis, South Dakota, for the town’s annual motorcycle rally in August — most unmasked and ignoring social distancing guidelines. Some on social media are claiming the event had little effect on the spread of COVID-19.

“Mass testing of Sturgis workers, residents result in no more positive results % than the rest of the state average,” a screenshot of a post reads. “Actually on the low end of the scale. All positive cases were asymptomatic.”

The post goes on to say the South Dakota Department of Health is allegedly attributing 88 positive tests to the rally, and that with 450,000 rally attendees, that’s a 0.02% infection rate.

The screenshot has been shared by Facebook group Bikers for Trump and multiple individuals. That group did not respond to

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Here are 11 of the best Halloween decorations you can buy online in Canada

Emilee Geist

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From spooky to chic, you'll want to fill your haunted house with these items this Halloween season
From spooky to chic, you’ll want to fill your haunted house with these items this Halloween season

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Halloween is only a month and a half away! It may look a bit different than previous years with continued precautions surrounding COVID-19 but that doesn’t mean you can’t get excited about the spooky season and give your house a seasonal costume.

Retailers, including Amazon, Party City, The Home Depot, Wayfair, are already releasing their newest decorations. Why wait until October to start the hunt for the perfect Halloween decor?

Whether you’re going for the chic or spooky look

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