As we pass the infamous Twosday, the calendar’s unique date depicting a whole line of 2s, as in 22-02-2022, the month of February has flown by quickly but still yielding persistent cold weather days where we continue to bundle up with winter coats and toques.  We figure most everyone is anxiously awaiting Spring and warmer temperatures.  It’s incredible that piles of snow remain in spots around Mission, frozen in place after clearing back in December and January!   All that aside, it is high time we look to the coming of Spring and see what the season’s Top Trends might be.

With this unusual Twosday in February, many marriages were performed on that day as it was said to be a lucky date and a sign that two people married on that day will have a long and successful union.  Congratulations to all the newlyweds.  At Lanka Jewels here at The Junction, they are busy with wedding plans too as many potential brides and grooms come into the store to look at sparkling and spectacular engagement and wedding rings.  “Your adventure of a Life Time begins here” at Lanka Jewels and their speciality lines and custom-design jewellery experts are extremely sought-after and getting busy as wedding plans begin.  Now is the time to shop at Lanka Jewels for your special occasions including significant anniversaries and beautiful keepsake rings too.   Trends peaking now in bridal rings include unique colours like a pink or yellow diamond as the centre star of the ring pairing, also beautiful rose gold remains popular as it looks lovely against the skin.  Many unique designers are featured at the store including Noam Carver and more. Click here to see the assortment available   First, perhaps consider taking the smart step and book an ‘engagement ring consultation’ with one of their experienced design consultants.  You’ll find it really takes the guesswork and nervousness out of choosing or designing the perfect wedding sets when working with the knowledgable and innovative experts at Lanka Jewels.

A new marriage often leads to settling in to a new home in Mission or the Fraser Valley.  Housing has been record-breaking in recent years in terms of sales volume and prices and locally Mission has welcomed many new residents from outside of the area.    Sleep Country Canada at The Junction has been busily serving new and existing residents at their vast Sleep Country store since arriving in Mission just over one year ago.  Their prices are excellent and with the large showroom of mattresses and essentials, a browse through the store really shows customers all the impressive top lines in the industry.  Conveniently located off London Avenue with lots of free parking at The Junction, you can see and experience the full selection of what is new in mattresses and all the Sleep Essentials and plan a makeover while bettering your sleep comfort.  From mattresses of all types including mattress-in-a-box, and an assortment of headboards, mattress-protectors, pillows, and beautiful sheets, for over 25 years, Sleep Country Canada has featured all the top brands and labels with their sleep partners.  Stop by and lie down soon.  You may be very glad you did to enjoy a much better sleep and decorate an impressive new bedroom in any home.

As the Spring season arrives, Financial service-providers are another important topic to see what is trending.   It’s important to be thinking about finances and insurance early in the year to feel confident for the immediate and long-term future.  Reviewing your current arrangements and packages with a local financial or insurance expert makes this an ideal time before RRSP season and tax time and conduct your annual review of household, travel and auto insurance.   Take a closer look with your financial provider at what products are new to the marketplace and with their help, decide together on what’s best for you, your family and possessions, hopes and travel dreams.  Perhaps you will make just a few tweaks adding something new to existing plans but for sure it’s important to learn about new products and services.  Whether thinking of a small loan, taking out a mortgage, or shopping for insurance options, there are many expert providers at The Junction Shopping Centre including financial institutions, money lenders and insurance services.  Each has their unique vision well worth shopping around for at the impressive selection of financial service providers located at The Junction.  Book an appointment and talk with experts to help plan and maximize your wealth with cost affective rates and new industry programs that you may not have heard about.   Click here for the directory list of Financial providers who are happy to set up an appointment to answer questions and work together with you and your family to provide a revised 2022 plan with their best advice.