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Canada's cookbook queen has hung up her apron

Canada's cookbook queen has hung up her apron

Canada's cookbook queen doesn't cook anymore. Over 30 years, Jean Paré authored more than 200 cookbooks containing 17,000 recipes which have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide.
20 Questions about 'Boomer Brands'

20 Questions about 'Boomer Brands'

Many of the world's most popular brands emerged during the formative years of the Baby Boom generation (1946-64).

Genealogy and all that family stuff

Spitting in a bottle. It’s all the rage these days. Everyone is eager to have their DNA checked. ’Taint cheap though; anything from $90 to $120. And for what... something to show everyone or something you would rather keep secret...
First stand-alone community hospice announced

First stand-alone community hospice announced

Working out of a converted convent in the Crestwood community for the past 25 years, the Pilgrims Hospice Society has provided comfort to people in their last stages of life. Now the society has plans for a major leap forward in hospice care.
20 questions about April events

20 questions about April events

1. Nunavut was born on April 1, 1999. How many official languages does this territory have? 2. It's no joke – on April 1 fifteen years ago, what social media company introduced an entirely free service that changed communications forever? 3.
A cutting edge collection

A cutting edge collection

I’ve never forgotten the day my dad gave me my first pocket knife, a tiny pen knife with a brown and cream antler handle. Its longest blade measured no more than two inches, I’m sure, and the shorter blade was so small I don’t think I ever used it.
Young ideas keep old bowling lane rolling

Young ideas keep old bowling lane rolling

Plaza Bowl is more than a bowling alley; it's a time machine. Open the unassuming door on Alberta Avenue, walk down two flights of stairs and suddenly it's like you've been transported to 1959 when Plaza Bowl first opened.
Welding ignites sparks of creativity

Welding ignites sparks of creativity

If you've always wanted to do your own welding or have a welding machine gathering dust in your garage because you don't know how to use it, now's the perfect time to learn how.
St. Albert company is pioneering alcohol-infused gelato

St. Albert company is pioneering alcohol-infused gelato

Thanks to a St. Albert dessert company, a pint of gelato will have you feeling the same buzz as a pint of beer. St.

The Good Book's take on bullying

Another story from the World’s Best Seller: It’s an odd story; cruel, harsh and hard to read. I have never heard a sermon on it and I have been attending church since about 1940. It is found in 2 Kings 2 verses 23-25.