Tag Archives: Aug/Sept 2009

When was the last time you took a real vacation?

Vacation, vacation, vacation, by definition: Leisure time, away from work, devoted to rest or pleasure. Whether you work for someone or have your own business, many worry that something is going to happen while they’re away and that without them there  the business would collapse. Are we really so indispensable? The magical thing is, without you, the chaos at work … <entire article…>

Saving time with Auto Fill Online Forms… a very bright idea

Tired of manually entering your name, address and other details into website forms all the time? There is a better way – let your browser do the work for you. Browsers can enter many common details into any online form using standard browser settings. For MAC Safari Users: Choose Preferences in the Safari menu Click on Auto Fill Tab Check … <entire article…>

The 1st annual Let’s beach! was a great fun event

Visit the photo gallery at beachesliving.ca/letsbeach for all the fun! Thank you to our local businesses that helped make this event a great success…   Title Sponsor: Budget Blinds Event Sponsors: Gymboree Play & Music, Fuel Catering Company, Have Camera, Will Travel, Maria Minna, MP, Michael Prue, MPP, Midoco Art & Office Supplies, Totto Spa Participating Businesses: Budget Blinds, beWaterWise.ca, … <entire article…>

Differentiate Bad Taste from the Art of Graffiti

It seems like today there is more and more bad graffiti (tags) throughout our neighbourhoods. It has become a major challenge to keep our communities clean and beautiful. Negative Effects of Graffiti Poses a risk to the health, safety and welfare of a community. Promotes a perception in the community that laws protecting public and private property can be disregarded … <entire article…>

Coming, Going and On The Move

Welcome new neighbours Absolute Café – 2100 Queen St. E. Beach City Music – 2146 Queen St. E. Brick Street Bakery – 1969 Queen St. E. Ceili Cottage – 1301 Queen St. E. Cream The Urban Dairy – 1298 Queen St. E. Delina Restaurant – 1891 Queen St. E. Essentia – 2180 Queen St. E. I Press IT – 161 … <entire article…>

Sleeping Your Way to Good Health

We all know that we feel better after a good night’s sleep. But researchers tell us that a good sleep is actually extremely good for our health, including preventing diseases. Those who sleep 7-9 hours a night have healthier hearts and sleep reduces inflammation. That’s good for us because inflammation creates more risk for heart-related conditions, as well as cancer … <entire article…>

You Ask… You Answer.

Answers to last issue’s Question A reader wanted help to identify this animal. Many people have responded to their question with what this animal is – backing up their answer with personal experience and knowledge. What’s interesting is each answer is quite different from the other. We decided to publish some of the more common answers in this issue. The … <entire article…>

Old School Knowledge in a Modern Digital Shop… Just ask Colin

Colin Pawlowski gives his print customers something most shops can’t provide – 37 years of experience in printing, “old school knowledge” in a modern digital print shop. “I know the importance of deadlines”, Colin adds, “I give a fair price, quality work and good service.” Clients of The Anderson Press include many local businesses as well as customers from around … <entire article…>

It’s time for corn on the cob

Many of us look forward to fresh Ontario corn on the cob. It’s sweet, crispy and oh so good with melted butter and a little salt and pepper. Unfortunately, we are also out of practise when it comes to cooking it – ending up overcooking and making it chewy. Here is a sure way to boil the perfect cob: Fill … <entire article…>