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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.

Moments

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.

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FYI Going Green: Green leadership

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Jun 20, 2013 - 8 comments

A number of Ontario’s lifestyle communities have earned recognition as they build and incorporate practices with the goal of reducing their footprint on the environment - click headline or photo

FYI Going Green: Modern garden / Water watch

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Jun 06, 2013 - 16 comments

Canada, with its numerous lakes and huge land mass, doesn’t really have to worry about conserving water, right? - click headline or photo

Three Energy Efficient Homes: The Edmonton Experiment

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Three adjacent homes in Alberta’s capital have been equipped with different energy sources, with the goal of identifying the optimal net-zero efficiency system - click headline or photo

Dream a dream: planning an Eco-Village

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Convinced that our society is facing energy and waste challenges, Mike Nickerson, environmental educator and author, is dedicated to creating an Eco-Village at his country home in the Ottawa Valley. Situated on 160 acres of woodland near Lanark, this location is...

Back to the garden

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From a seedling growing on a windowsill to a continental challenge to corporate food producers – that’s the typical scale of expectations one experiences frequently in a conversation about gardens with John M. of Hamilton. The retired professional agronomist cannot be...

Beauty in the backyard

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  Forget rickety folding aluminum chairs and drab patio stones – empty nesters today are transforming their exterior living spaces into party central, incorporating deluxe grills, hearths, rich stonework, expensive furniture and even full kitchens into the landscape *** According to...

Green Reno

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  Karen Chesney of London, Ont, the brains behind Karen Chesney and Associates and the Chesney Energy and Technology Tracking Survey, has a tremendous CV that is deep with credentials for having created new standards for green building solutions. She has...