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Drag Blingo… a fundraiser for Live Different Builds – Feb 7, 2020 (Oshawa)

posted Friday, January 31, 2020

by: in Community

Get ready for a Drag-o-rific night of laughs, lewks, prizes, and so much more all in support of Live Different Builds! You’ll be going wild as these amazing qweens strut their stuff on the stage – all while generously raising money to give a family in need a home. Forget about bingo halls where you […]

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Whitby Playdium features Amusement Games, Ropes Course, Bowling, Virtual Reality, and more

posted Friday, December 13, 2019

by: in Community

Attention fun-seekers! Just in time for the holidays, Whitby is now home to the ultimate playground to dream big and be bold with the opening of a reinvented Playdium entertainment complex. Located at the Whitby Entertainment Centrum at 75 Consumers Drive, the highly new complex offers over 32,000 square feet of pure fun for everyone […]

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Bakersville Animated Gingerbread Village – Dec 7 to 31, 2019 in Port Perry

posted Wednesday, December 4, 2019

by: in Community

An amazing group of volunteers have been putting together the Bakersville Animated Gingerbread Village at  the Scugog Memorial Public Library in Port Perry for the last 20 years.  It’s a very popular event and people from all over the GTA and other parts of Ontario (and Canada) annually come to visit it during the holiday […]

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Ways to Boost Your Iron Without Supplementing

posted Monday, December 2, 2019

by: in Healthy Living

Iron-deficiency anemia, or low iron is one of the most common health concerns I see on a regular basis in my clinic. About 20% of women, 50% of pregnant women, and 3% of men do not have enough iron in their body. The most common signs and symptoms of low iron levels are fatigue, shortness […]

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Not Feeling Well? Heal Yourself with Items Available at Your Local Grocer

posted Friday, November 1, 2019

by: in Healthy Living

Next time your down and out with a cold or flu, head to your local grocery store to pick up some of these herbs to boost your immune system naturally. Here are some of the best herbs that have healing properties and an affinity towards enhancing the body’s ability to cope with common illnesses, such […]

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October Deep Thoughts…on plants, and plant based foods

posted Wednesday, October 30, 2019

by: in Boomers

Where did September and then October go to?    In September we’re blessed with a beautiful month.  So will the arrival of cold be a big shock?   January seems about right for the arrival of the first cold.  In preparation for the cold, I have been moving my geraniums inside so I can enjoy them in […]

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Snuffy’s Grill presents a free outdoor family movie night – Friday Sept 13. 2019 (Whitby)

posted Sunday, September 8, 2019

by: in Community

Snuffy’s Grill in Whitby is hosting a Movie in the Park event for all of the local residents on Friday September 13th! This is our opportunity to give back to the community that has supported the restaurant for the past year and a half in business. Owner Leea says, “There isn’t a whole lot for […]

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Back to School Essentials: Natural Health Products to Keep Kids Healthy

posted Sunday, September 1, 2019

by: in Healthy Living

School is just around the corner, whether you’ve got big kids or a little one, keeping them healthy is a top priority. The common cold and flu viruses ramp up around this time of year, with kids back in school and lots of new germs circulating. Now is the best time to stock up on […]

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It’s My Birthday – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle…and take advantage of the end of summer vegetable season

posted Tuesday, August 20, 2019

by: in Boomers

We have been hearing a lot lately about getting rid of single use plastics.  While it sounds easy, I don’t think it will be.  Being told by politicians who jet all over at the drop of a hat to drum up votes not to use plastic straws, just seems a bit hypocritical! People I know […]

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Summertime – dog walks, farmer’s markets, gardening, and drinking ouzo!

posted Tuesday, August 6, 2019

by: in Boomers

Where has July gone? Not long ago we were celebrating Canada Day and the month stretched ahead of us. And now it’s over, which means we are half-way through summer. Suzie and I managed a few walks down by the lake and then it got to be too hot, so we have been going to […]

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