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Tips For Shopping at Famers Markets

  15 Foods That Are Worth Buying Organic Farmers Markets are gearing up to serve patrons this coming Summer season. They are a wonderful place to get flavourful fruits, vegetables, meats, and more. Another benefit of shopping at a farmers market is traditionally the food comes straight from local growers to the market, skipping the… Continue reading Tips For Shopping at Famers Markets

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DIY Pet First Aid Kit

We all know accidents happen and responsible pet owners are always prepared for anything. You may wish to purchase a Pet First Aid Kit or you can follow the suggestions below and build your own: Medication:  - Disinfectant and antibiotic ointment - Sterile saline solution - Ear cleaning solution - Canine aspirin - Hydrogen peroxide… Continue reading DIY Pet First Aid Kit

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Packing for your Pet

Here are a few packing ideas when taking your pet on vacation. Medications: Firstly, consult with your vet prior to travelling to ensure they are in good health. If your pet requires any medications, pick up refills before you leave. Find out if there any travel pet advisories - for example fleas, ticks, heartworm, etc.… Continue reading Packing for your Pet

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Kayak or Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP)?

Stand-up paddle boards (SUP) are relatively new on the market. They look like a surfboard but with a paddle.  So what's the difference? Which one is better? Stability Sitting is more stable than standing—something about gravity. You’re typically more likely to fall off a SUP than capsize a kayak, especially in windy or choppy conditions.… Continue reading Kayak or Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP)?

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Natural Essential Oil Spider Repellent 

Who doesn't love a waterfront retreat or spending time outside camping relaxing by the water!? But that moment of tranquillity can easily be interrupted by the presence of creepy crawleys…  If you don’t necessarily want to kill the little critters, but would still like to rid your outdoor and indoor environments of them, essential oils… Continue reading Natural Essential Oil Spider Repellent 

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Southwestern Ontario Wines You’re Sure to Love

Canada’s southernmost reach (along Lake Erie’s north shore) combines beach-front beauty and Ontario’s longest growing season—the intense summer heat and moderating lake breezes are perfect for producing full-bodied wines. Between sips, explore manicured gardens and meandering bike trails, fresh-produce stands and playful summer festivals, even majestic Carolinian forests and a renowned bird sanctuary. Lake Erie… Continue reading Southwestern Ontario Wines You’re Sure to Love