Why Choose Experiences Over Things?

At Hijinks, we believe that enjoying incredible experiences with friends, family, and co-workers, brings more joy and meaning to life. Sounds intuitive, doesn’t it? Well perhaps there’s more to it than just intuition. A story in The Atlantic, “Buy Experiences, Not Things” seeks to prove that buying an experience really does make people happier. One of the benefits of buying …

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What Is Axe Throwing?

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear that someone’s going axe throwing? You probably think it’s some sort of an epic battle reenactment or weird medieval times thing. And you probably think there will be mead. What you might not realize is that axe throwing is a sport, and the latest trend sweeping the …

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Great Gifts For The Coolest Woman In Your Life

If you’re on the hunt for a totally unique gift for the coolest woman in your life, you know what a struggle it can be. But never fear—why not give your favorite lady friend an experience she’ll never forget? After all, the ultimate gift is time spent together. If you’re looking to surprise your best friend, mom, or girlfriend with …

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Expert Pole Dancing Tips

When it comes to pole dancing there are few things you should know before you take your first class. First and foremost pole dancing is an excellent form of exercise that will make you super fit and super confident! Second, it’s better to be safe than sorry, so listen carefully to the instructors and, please, do not try it at …

Leslieville and the Beaches

Get up to Some Hijinks in Leslieville and the Beaches

There’s so much to do in Leslieville and the Beaches—but do you ever feel like you’ve done it all before? It’s true, in the summer Torontonians flock to Leslieville and the Beaches to enjoy the sun at Toronto’s best lakeside hangouts. There’s centuries-old Kew-Balmy beach and its more heavily frequented neighbor, Woodbine beach. There’re the breathtaking views over the Scarborough …

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Quick And Dirty Hip-Hop Tips

Nothing good ever comes easy, so if you really want to master hip-hop you’ll need some determination and dedication. Luckily, you’re only ever a few block away from your next class. Once you set your heart to it, hip-hop is easy to master if you keep in mind these quick and dirty hip-hop tips. #1 – It’s okay to be …