Friday, November 21, 2014

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Weekend Wrap-up: November 22-23, 2014

Nov-22-23

  1. Do you want to spend the winter on the ski hill in an affordable way? Martock Ski Race Club’s Annual Pre-owned Equipment Sale is a great place to pick up previously used equipment for everyone in your family! And at Ski Wentworth it is their annual open house with a ski patrol gear sale, crafts and pay no HST on your ski ... Read More »

I’m Hungry: Santa & Squash

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For the past few weeks, my daughter has been asking me about the cold hard truth surrounding Santa Claus. I thought I had another year before I needed to explain the complexities of Santa Claus because up until now, she’s never questioned us about it.  I really believed my 11 -year old daughter, a self-professed believer, would have one more Christmas ... Read More »

Bringing Balance: Mama’s Little Helper

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In the interests of full disclosure, let me say this: I have no idea what Hamburger Helper tastes like. But I’ve seen it, and I’ve seen the ingredient list, and this is my best kick at a healthy, tasty homemade version. And my daughter just asked for seconds and if she could have it in her lunch tomorrow, so that’s ... Read More »

A Dad’s Life: excuses for not working out

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The gym I belong to is open from 5am-10:30pm.That leaves plenty of opportunity to get in an hour workout. But sometimes I just don’t want to go and workout, but I don’t really have any good reason to avoid it. It is times like these that it takes creativity to avoid all of those chances to go to the gym. ... Read More »

But Mommm: Flu Shot

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Deanna will be back on the blog next week so we’re sharing a post from our Urban Parent St. John’s mom blogger, Sara Dunderdale on a pretty hot topic this time of year. You may not have noticed, but I have been blog-less for a few weeks now. Why, you ask? Because I have had the flu. My last three ... Read More »

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