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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.

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.

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

Keyboard-optional tablet, not the usual inkjet, new car smell

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Feb 20, 2012 - 17 comments

Lenovo Ideatablet S2 / HP Envy 110 Printer
 / Sharp Plasmacluster Ion Air Purifier

Gadgets: Store your drawings, remote control helicopters…

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Oct 21, 2011 - 5 comments

Griffin HELO TC / E FUN APEN wireless digital pen / Windows Phone 7 “Mango edition” - click for info.

Rogers monitoring package permits remote home control

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Home-monitoring package enables Ontario homeowners to keep track of various household functions from a remote location including the U.S. sunbelt...click for details...

Rand McNally unveils new GPS tablet for RVers

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Sep 02, 2011 - 33 comments

New GPS device for RVers can be used in French or English.

Sony announces first tablet - 9.4-inch display

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Sep 01, 2011 - 4 comments

New Sony tablet has large screen, will retail for $500-600

Friday Spotlight - Gadgets: For BBQ, Wii & smartphone geeks

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iGrill wireless kitchen thermometer / Nintendo Wii U / HTC Sensation “super” phone and links for more info...

You’re the greatest, MOM

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May 07, 2011 - 4 comments

How much do you love the mothers in your life? Show them how much you care this Mother’s Day *** This Mother’s Day, ditch the daisies and make sure the mothers you treasure receive something they’ll really appreciate. Whether she’s into...

How smart is your home?

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Feb 12, 2011 - 8 comments

It is only a slight exaggeration to say that the degree to which a home can be automated and controlled offsite is limited only by the homeowner’s imagination. Almost any function can be controlled including home security, lighting, heating – even...

Young neighbour issued us all a challenge

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Feb 11, 2011 - 4 comments

The idea for this month’s story on home automation was spawned by a recent visit to the home of my super-bright neighbour, named Chris Harris. He’s a systems guy, an engineer, who rebuilds industrial plants to meet the specs of new...