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Women on the move: Becky

Women on the Moveis a one-a-month series on this blog about women of retirement age who refuse to retire from life. Women who seek and embrace change. Women who stand at the bend in the road and, with a sense of adventure, impulsiveness, curiosity and courage, keep walking.


Only you will ever know the moments that make it all worthwhile.

Listen to the quiet

The first warning came from my grandmother. I was 27, running through life. Not like there was no tomorrow but like I had to get to tomorrow before anyone else did. My grandmother gave me a book, “Slow Me Down, Lord”. I did not listen to the warning.

Could she dance

She was a 70-something, 5-foot something, silver-haired beauty with eyes that could carry on a conversation and a smile that could make a beggar give up his last dime.

Advertorial: 300 More Reasons to Head South For the Winter

As temperatures begin to drop up North, Southern Vacation Rentals is gearing up for the winter by adding nearly 300 vacation rentals to their options for guests to stay along the beaches of Northwest Florida and Coastal Alabama.

Advertorial - Snowbird season is almost here

Get ready for a sweet Southern experience because snowbird season is almost here!

Advertorial - Choose a sweet southern winter vacation in Northwest Florida

Dreaming of spending your winter in a warmer climate? Southern Vacation Rentals wants to help you find the perfect home, cottage or condo rental in Northwest Florida for your extended stay this winter.

Hamilton: Not a lunchpail town

A trip to the Hamilton area will soon convince you that there is much more there than steel-mills, bowling alleys and football.

The world’s greatest detective

Robert Fabian, who had risen through the ranks of the London Metropolitan Police Force to become detective superintendent of Scotland Yard, was popularly known as the world’s greatest detective.

Memories of London’s underground

All the hubbub surrounding Toronto’s expansion of its smallish subway service got me to thinking about the massive London Underground System with its almost 300 stations on 11 different lines.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

The scooter squeeze

Aug 01, 2007 - 6 comments

With the proliferation of motorized toys, scooters and other vehicles, a question increasingly arises. What can you do about insuring these things? Four years ago, my grandson received a Ninja Kawasaki motorized vehicle that was powered by a rechargeable electric motor,...

Supper surprise

Lifestyle, Food Photo
Aug 01, 2007 - 5 comments

Giant Stuffed Burger; Creamed Potatoes and Peas; Killer Bread - try these new easy recipes to make mealtimes an adventure, says RUTH SHARON Surveys have shown that the average homemaker prepares and serves 11 to 12 dishes using the same recipes...

Music festivals ring out

Jul 01, 2007 - 4 comments

In summertime Ontario's hills -- and valleys, parklands, city streets and even waterways -- are definitely alive with the sounds of jazz, blues, calypso, reggae, folk, rock, pop and classical music. The Parry Sound Festival of the Sound celebrates its 28th...

The secret to great ribs

Lifestyle, Food Photo
Jul 01, 2007 - 6 comments

To avoid flare-ups that can burn your barbecued ribs, and to obtain peel-off-the-bone texture and great taste, steam your ribs for an hour before throwing them on the grill. 4 lbs. meaty spareribs 1 1/2 cups prepared mustard 1 tbsp. cayenne...

Garlands for Judy

Jul 01, 2007 - 6 comments

Judy Garland fans celebrated her 85th birthday June 8-10 at the Judy Garland Festival in Grand Rapids, Minn. Garland's hometown annual festival featured Munchkins from The Wizard of Oz, the star's son Joe Luft, Garland collectors Michael Siewert and Marc Charbonnet,...

What's in your bag?

Lifestyle, Golf Slideshow
Jul 01, 2007 - 5 comments

When Todd Hamilton used a Sonartec hybrid club to chip onto the green during his 2004 British Open victory, the hybrid was instantly elevated from cult club to mainstream weapon. A winner from tee to green, the hybrid is the most...

Rock 'n' roll books are here to stay

Jun 01, 2007 - 4 comments

In addition to the John Lennon book Imagine This: Growing Up With My Brother John Lennon (Hodder and Stoughton Ltd), written by his sister Julia Baird, these two other books about an older rock era have recently been published. * *...

Be hip at the Square

Jun 01, 2007 - 4 comments

Like Petula Clark sings, Torontonians who are looking to forget their troubles and have some fun can always go downtown. In the heart of the city, at Yonge-Dundas Square, there's music, film, arts and festivals throughout the summer. On Tuesday evenings,...

Bountiful berries

Jun 01, 2007 - 4 comments

George Washington gave the cherry immortality. Johnny Appleseed helped the apple achieve fame. Now we are out to sing the praises of our succulent berries. Dozens of excellent varieties provide luscious, big berries from June to August. Blueberries, raspberries and strawberries...

Sweet music

Jun 01, 2007 - 4 comments

In summertime Ontario's hills -- and valleys, parklands, city streets and even waterways -- are definitely alive with the sounds of jazz, blues, calypso, reggae, folk, rock, pop and classical music. In Toronto the season of music gets off to a...