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A Complete Guide to the Toronto DIY Olympics

With the Rio Olympics now under way, the games are on everyone’s mind. Unfortunately for us in Toronto, the games are not as easy to get to as the year they were based in Vancouver. But don’t worry, you can get up to lots of games yourself, right here in the city. Whether you’re with your friends or with your …

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Why Team Building Is Always Worth the Hassle

Team building activities can be a lot of work to set up and sometimes a little uncomfortable to execute. We know you’ve asked yourself, do I really need to take a whole afternoon off to do some weird escape room thing with my boss? When people are so resistant to coming out of their comfort zones, the question is, are …

6 Killer Toronto Dance Fitness Classes

It seems you can’t get far in Toronto without running into a dance fitness studio. With barre fitness pads popping up all over the downtown core, there are almost regular reminders that we should be working our glutes, not sitting on them. But when these dance fitness classes present an opportunity to sweat it out with friends—to work out, have …

4 Solid Toronto Hip-Hop Classes

With so many fitness trends cropping up, it can be hard to figure out what to do when it’s time to get your sweat on. Well look no further: these Toronto dance studios offer hip-hop classes that you can enjoy with your friends for the full range of dance abilities: from beginner to advanced. And don’t feel weird about dropping in …

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Essential 5 Escape Room Tips

Escape rooms are definitely on the rise. But for your first-time escaper they can be a little bit frightening. Getting locked in a room? At the whim of your captors? Who knows what scary tricks are in store for you there! And in fact, there’s a lot of misinformation about exactly what escape rooms are–which only serves to heighten the anxiety …

Top 10 Team Building Tips

Sometimes it starts with a tap on the shoulder from your manager, and sometimes it’s your own good intentions at play. Either way, you’re on the hook to plan a team building activity and expectations are high. In order to make the most of this opportunity, or to at least help minimize the risk, we’d like to share our Top …

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 …