Tag Archives: July 2008

Strawberry Soup – Fast and easy to prepare!

Ingredients 6 cups (1.5 L) just-picked strawberries, cleaned and sliced 1 cup (250 mL) plain yogurt 1 cup (250 mL) whipping cream ¼ cup (60 mL) sugar 1 tsp (5 mL) vanilla extract Light version: use 1% plain yogurt and substitute whole milk for cream. Preparation Combine ingredients in a food processor or blender, process until smooth. Chill for one … <entire article…>

5 ways to score a better summer holiday for your kids

Summer holidays means no homework, no regular classes and lots of time and options for young people. 1.  Learn one new sport As well as improving fitness and well-being, participating in athletics is a great confidence-builder.  It also helps build teamwork and strategic thinking. 2. Meet five new friends who are not from your class This is a great way … <entire article…>

Bring your parents to… the Beaches 1st Kids Program Open House

Come to learn about and explore kids programs available in the Beaches. Meet face to face with program organizers, teachers, coaches, etc.  Featured programs include: Music, Sports, Arts, Science, Camps, Tutors, Playgroups, Daycares, Preschool Programs  and much more… Event Details: Date:    Tuesday July 8, 2008 Time:    5 pm – 8 pm Location:    Beaches Recreation Centre Gym , 6 Williamson Rd … <entire article…>

What Men Want?

After seeing the title “What Women Want” in April’s Beaches|life , many men are saying, “we know what men want.” So, we want you to tell us. If you’re a guy, email us what you want. We will select the most creative, interesting and popular answers and publish them in the August issue of Beaches|life magazine. Email your answer to: … <entire article…>

Down With Webster – Our Own Beaches Boys

Ever wonder where those school talent shows lead? Down with Webster has made it big ever since a local talent night at Glen Ames School in the Beaches. Webster is comprised of 8 of the Beaches “favourite boys” (7 band members and a stage manager) aged between 21-24. Today they tour across the country and play Toronto clubs like the … <entire article…>

Live a Summer Lifestyle with Farm Fresh, Local Food Just Picked! or Better Yet, Pick-Your-Own!

“Good things grow – and taste great – in Ontario!” 5 good reasons to celebrate the summer with fresh, high-quality foods grown and produced in Ontario! Fresh and tasty – Local farm fresh produce ripens naturally before it is freshly picked! Provides more nutrition – Food freshly picked and naturally ripened gives you maximum nutrition, vitamins, iron, and minerals. Helps … <entire article…>