Author Archives: Ted

Ear Health: Do You Hear What I Hear?

You may not think that your ears are the most attractive parts of your body, but they definitely are two of the most valuable! Ears are in charge of collecting sounds, processing them, and sending sound signals to your brain. Hearing is how we experience music and interact socially with one another. Our hearing also protects us from danger – … <entire article…>

Coming, Going and On the Move

Welcome New Neighbours: AccuServ – 1167 Woodbine Ave., Unit #2 Beach House Fish & Chips – 1922 Queen St. E. Black Lab Brewing – 818 Eastern Ave. Culture Athletics – 1175 Queen St. E. La Diperie – 2196 Queen St. E. Lullaboo Nursery & Childcare Center – 2316 Queen St. E. Puff Pandas – 1607 Queen St. E. Tertulia – 711 … <entire article…>

Giving Back the Envy Way

This past August, Yasmin Boga did what has always been second nature to her – helped someone out in the community. After heroically saving three people from drowning, a man had his wallet, shirt and sunglasses stolen. Without a second thought, Yasmin replaced his glasses as a gift. “It was the least I could do,” she says. Yasmin is owner … <entire article…>

Business Visionaries What Can You Learn?

Take a moment to think “big” for your business. Back away from looking at what you are doing every day. Look instead at other successful business owners and ask yourself, “what have these successful men and women learned that I can apply to my business?” It’s both instructive and inspiring to see how many extremely successful people often share the … <entire article…>

From Broadway to the Beaches: Canadian Star Comes Back From Away

Kinky Boots, Priscilla Queen Of The Desert, South Pacific, The Lion King (both on Broadway and in Toronto). Her latest role is in the hit Canadian show Come From Away, in Toronto. It was time to come home. After living in New York City for the past two years and performing on Broadway in the hit Canadian musical Come From … <entire article…>

Summer Delights – Take Them With You

When many of us return from summer vacations, there’s a sense that summer is over, and with it, all those wonderful summer activities and “delights”. But the great thing about those long, lazy, hot summer days, whether you were working in an office or playing on the beach, is bringing those memories back with you. You’ll continue to draw pleasure … <entire article…>

The Eyes Have It

Eyes are so important, yet many of us forget to take care of them! Eyes give us sight, make it possible to take in the beauty of the world around us, admire the people we love, watch our favourite shows and read. How the eye works – In many ways, the human eye works much like a digital camera: Light … <entire article…>

Peppers: Some Like it Hot! Some Like it Even Hotter!

Peppers, sweet and hot, were first cultivated in Central and South America over 2,000 years ago. They were introduced to Europe when Christopher Columbus brought them back with him to Spain after his first voyage to the New World in 1492. Most believe that Columbus named the plant, calling it “pimentito” or “pepper”, out of a mistaken belief that he … <entire article…>

Travel Fashion

Ever wonder how celebrities emerge from an airplane looking fabulous? No doubt, they have a team of stylists and likely a steam iron on board so they emerge picture perfect. This is not how most of us travel, but it is possible to look good and, at the same time, feel comfortable and prepared wherever you go. Check out these great … <entire article…>