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Wet winter gear? Here’s an easy drying solution.

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Solutions for wet winter woes: the repurposed boot rack

Between my love of running outside in winter, my family’s love for skiing, and the fact we often have no choice but to venture out in even the harshest winter weather, stuff gets wet. Very wet. And if that stuff gets wet … Continue reading

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Archives: Enjoy a White Christmas in 5 Easy Steps

I first published this blog back in December 2011. It has applied to several holiday seasons since, and sadly merits repeating this year too… Enjoy a White Christmas in Waterloo in 5 Easy Steps Step #1: Make bed using white sheets. … Continue reading

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The low down on high-5s

A quick word of unsolicited advice for the young lady who gave me a high-5 as we ran past each other in the neighbourhood yesterday… Thanks. That was a nice, unexpected gesture. But… and I mean this in the nicest way possible… … Continue reading

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The wisdom of chocoholics

I’m a devout chocoholic. Have been as long as I can remember. Sharing my extensive experience in this area with chocolate bar marketers could go a long way towards improving sales, I’m sure of it. Here’s what I’d tell them given the … Continue reading

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Income tax advice

Looking for some unsolicited advice? Look no further, it’s my specialty. Today’s subject matter is… income tax. Here’s my advice… If you’re self employed, as I am, never – I repeat NEVER, EVER, EVER – make the mistake of paying your HST owing to … Continue reading

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