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Women don't climb ladders

How many times have you heard a man say, “I’m not sick”? They say it because they don’t want to be sick and, if they are sick, they don’t want to know about it.

The Girl on the rock

The answer to the old boys’ question, “Who do we get to spend eternity with?” is everyone we ever loved. All the moments of your life that were given to, shared with a specific person can only belong to that person.

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.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Bikes aboard!

Aug 12, 2008 - 4 comments

An orange-jacketed loader hands John Lipscombe his bicycle. The smiling gent joins a group of other cyclists just off the Bike Train, and they pedal away along the Niagara River Recreation Trail toward Niagara Falls. He's going to spend a couple...

Where to go in Canada

Aug 12, 2008 - 4 comments

In March, the Powder Room - a national program for individuals with overactive bladder - asked Canadians to rate public restrooms via the Cross-Canada Powder Room Map, found at, in search of Canada's best "powder rooms." Just in time for...

Under the Essex sun

Jul 01, 2008 - 4 comments

ESSEX COUNTY - This southern Ontario region is on the same latitude as Tuscany and northern California and it too is prime wine country, encompassing two of Ontario's four viticulture regions: Pelee Island and the Lake Erie North Shore. In recent...

On the road to London town

Travel, North America Slideshow
Jul 01, 2008 - 4 comments

My niece, Moira, is a beautiful young woman of 16. But had she been born 90 years ago, she would not be here today. When she was just two years old, Moira was terribly ill before she was finally diagnosed with...

New York! New York!

Travel, North America Slideshow
Jun 03, 2008 - 4 comments

New York City is home to 12 million people, but they’re just a drop in the bucket compared to the number of bodies often occupying the city spaces. The most visited city in the U.S, its population swells by more than...

Whistle-stopping through the Alaskan wilderness

Mar 07, 2008 - 4 comments

A recent collaboration between the Alaska Railroad and the U.S. Forest Service lets travellers take a train from Anchorage, Girdwood, or Portage deep into remote areas of Chugach National Forest. At the Spencer Glacier Whistle Stop, for example, visitors can take...

Cars and choirs

Travel, North America Slideshow
Jan 14, 2008 - 4 comments

In one of those quirks of history, the two things for which Winston Salem, N.C. is best known are Old Salem - originally a settlement of the Moravian Church - and NASCAR, which is about as far from church as you...

Who's for the birds?

Jan 14, 2008 - 4 comments

There's good news for the more than 50-million people in North America who willingly spend hours with binoculars pressed to their eyebrows looking skyward to call out the identity of a double-crested cormorant or a peregrine falcon, or who tramp through...

Death Valley - yes, seriously!

Travel, North America Slideshow
Jan 14, 2008 - 4 comments

Despite its reputation as one of the most inhospitable spots on the planet, the long narrow basin called Death Valley slowly grows on you. Except for the busloads of foreign visitors stopping overnight on their way to the Grand Canyon or...

Catamaran to Key West

Dec 20, 2007 - 4 comments

To drive from Miami to America's southern-most point, Key West, means long hours behind the wheel. Now you can go by sea in four hours on a jet-powered catamaran. Key West Express, which has been providing catamaran service for a dozen...