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How to Take the Fun Offline With Your Kids

With the popularity of social media and addictive video games, it seems more difficult than ever to get kids to part with their computers, phones and TVs in favour of some old fashioned fun and *gasp* real human interaction. You can only say things like “when I was your age…” so many times before eyes start to roll and glaze over. And let’s be real – parents are just as guilty of spending tons of time online. Maybe we all need a break! So how can you convince your kids to spend less time looking at screens and more time having fun in other ways? A good first step is to commit a block of time each day where you… read more


Catching Pokemon Go Ads on Kijiji

So, you gotta catch ‘em all? No problem! We’ve got you covered when it comes to ads featuring the Pokemon Go phenomenon. There are all sorts of ads that you could sift through, but we found the best ones for you. Talk about a garage sale genius! It’s tempting just to see who is behind this clever ad that has “gotta sell ‘em all”. Makeup and Pokestops here we come! You definitely need to get a Pokemon Go egg walker if you have to catch up on your Netflix or go to work. It takes time to hatch an egg, but this person is offering to do this task at a reasonable fee with only a minimum of one egg… read more


What to Look for in a Used Vacuum

If you own no other gadget to help keep your home or business clean, you need a vacuum cleaner. Unfortunately, buying a new one that actually works well can break the bank. Luckily, you can buy a used vacuum cleaner. You may find refurbished sales online or in secondhand shops, as well as previously owned vacuums at yard sales and garage sales and on websites like Kijiji. As with any type of appliance, purchasing a used one has it risks, but if you know what to look for, you may just end up with a top-notch cleaner. Does It Work? The first thing you need to know about the used vacuum is whether it actually works when you plug it… read more


8 Last Minute Do it Yourself (DIY) Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is just around the corner.  Do you have your costume yet? If not, no worries, Kijiji has you covered! Here are 8 easy do-it-yourself Halloween costumes. 1. Ghost Sheet, scissors, eye holes… BOOM! Instant scary ghost. 2. Toilet Paper Mummy Take a couple rolls of toilet paper and hold one end close to your body.  Get a friend to grab the roll and start running around you.  A little bit of tape and presto! BOOM! Instant Mummy Disclaimer: Make sure it’s not your last roll 3. Zombie All you need is a T-shirt and some red paint. Put a little bit of red paint on your clothes and face, mess up your hair, and… BOOM! You’re a Zombie! 4…. read more


Choosing the right roommate: Save money and time!

  Choosing the right roommate Sharing your home with a roommate can be the best thing you ever did for your budget and schedule, and it is easy to find one by advertising in the classified section on a website like Kijiji. He or she may pay part of the rent or mortgage, split utilities, and possibly even help you keep the place neat and tidy. However, not all roommates are created equally. From clashing personalities to theft, some roommates can turn out to be a real nightmare. This is why it is essential to find one who is perfect for you and your lifestyle.   Schedules When interviewing potential roommates, it is important to get an idea of that… read more