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Smorgasbord Strategies for Smooth New Year’s Entertaining

Smorgasbord Strategies for Smooth New Year’s Entertaining

Posted on December 30, 2010 by laragalian The last day of 2010 is approaching. Soon all the hullabaloo of the holidays will slip into dormancy for (almost) another whole year; but who’s counting? If you thrive on order and run an organized home, at about this time there’s an itch for normalcy. It’s been too much rich food, too much wine, and too much chatter. Not to mention that you haven’t seen the gym in weeks, … Read entire article »

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Maintaining Vitality Throughout The Winter Months

Maintaining Vitality Throughout The Winter Months

It is true that there are some beautiful aspects to this season. A brisk walk on a sunny January afternoon can be invigorating; and it’s so pretty to look out at the snow from inside a cozy space while holding a favourite warm beverage. But let’s face it- for many people, the buck stops there. It’s tough to have a spring in one’s step when trudging along in heavy boots and it is so annoying to … Read entire article »

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Keeping the Gardener Happy Through the Winter

Keeping the Gardener Happy Through the Winter

At this time of year, it seems as though the cold will last forever. For those of us who cringe at Southern Ontario’s frequently relentless, grey and frigid weather, the one bright spot is that the days have started to get longer. We know it’s premature, but in our minds the countdown to the spring thaw is justified; and every day we get closer to witnessing the amazing bloom of the forsythia above semi-frozen ground. While … Read entire article »

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