Month: August 2018

Summer 2018 Astrological Review – Retrogrades and Eclipses

posted Monday, August 27, 2018

by: in Astrology

As a follower of astrology, I feel that I must talk about what’s been going on in the skies these past few weeks of summer, 2018. The sun reached its pinnacle on the Summer Solstice, June 21, 2018 marking the longest day of the year. Days will slowly become shorter and shorter until the Winter […]

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Help! I think I have a camp!

posted Tuesday, August 21, 2018

by: in Humour in Life and Business

Dearest friend, My oldest has just returned to her end of summer sleep-away camp and I couldn’t be more jealous. Sleep away camp was one of the most memorable times in my youth. For a city kid, a week of swimming every day, the hikes and sleeping outside among the crickets, and the patter of […]

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PickWaste Awareness Day in Pickering – August 18, 2018

posted Thursday, August 16, 2018

by: in Community

PickWaste’s commitment to picking up litter has resulted in a massive movement and the launch of Awareness Day: A community event aimed at raising awareness and conversation about pollution and how others can take action. Over the past year, Dillon Mendes and Sam Demma, Founders and two of the Top 25 Environmentalist in Canada Under […]

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Summer Colours

posted Monday, August 13, 2018

by: in Boomers

July is a great month for kids. There are two endless months stretching out before them. In England the summer holidays were six weeks. After my first year of school in Canada I thought that summer was going to last forever. It didn’t, but the two months ahead were always a great thing to look […]

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How to Create Better Vacations

posted Tuesday, August 7, 2018

by: in Mental Health / Self-Help

We’re in the home stretch of summer! Vacations are finally here- thank God! Here are a few tips to creating FANTASTIC vacations: Expect to have a good time. Often we prove our expectations correct. In her amazing Ted Talk, Jennice Vilhauer discusses why we don’t get what we want- it’s not what we expect. So […]

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Durham Comedy Month – Sept 29 to Oct 20, 2018

posted Thursday, August 2, 2018

by: in Community

Its Laugh Out Loud Time! – The 3rd Annual Durham Comedy Month Festival Four Evenings of Side Splitting laughter delivered by 20 Hilarious Stand Up Comedians from all over Canada. Durham Comedy Month performances take place 4 Saturdays in a row from Sept 29th to Oct 20th: September 29 – Sabina’s, Pickering October   6 – […]

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