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A Rough Retirement

A Rough Retirement

After retiring from the Edmonton Public School system in 2009, Emma Shirley Brinson had only a few months to relish freedom, before disaster struck.
A Celebration of All Things Senior

A Celebration of All Things Senior

A week celebrating Alberta seniors; what could be better? Alberta Seniors' Week, held between June 1 and 7, saluted seniors for the importance of their involvement in communities big and small.
Born to Dance

Born to Dance

Doreen Cleverley has dedicated her entire life to dancing and the performing arts. Even at 74, she hasn't missed a step.

Schizophrenia and Creativity

Canada Day is on the horizon – soon red and white flags, t-shirts, and other fun items in our flag's colors will be ubiquitous. The badge of a young nation, still struggling to find its identity next to the giant next door.

Endless summer fun with the grandkids

Grandkids are one of the greatest gifts of aging. But it's a new world out there and figuring out ways to spend quality time with the little one's can be more than just a little perplexing.

Vincent Li and Group Homes

In a sports-mad city, we are often reminded of soccer, baseball, football, hockey, lacrosse, perhaps cricket, and a multitude of other events enjoyed in freedom by those of us who give little or no thought to the dark side of life during this most bl
Fight Inflammation With Food

Fight Inflammation With Food

Inflammation has been linked to major diseases such as Alzheimer's, arthritis, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and signs of aging. There's good news: many foods are naturally anti-inflammatory.

The Bees' Needs

One of the pleasures of a garden is the solitude it offers on a hot summer day: the singing of birds and the buzzing of insects, and if you're really lucky, the pleasant drone of plump honey bees.

Mind Over Money

There's an old saying that you should never take investment advice from a cab driver, because by the time he gets a stock tip, oodles of other people have already invested and got in on the big returns.

We All Fall Down

The temptation was great. I had at least, in my opinion, three earth shattering articles to prepare, my wife was out with our three daughters and the computer beckoned!! But that inner voice insisted I go for a walk.