I confess to being a hopeless romantic at heart. I even confess to liking those little red cinnamon hearts and pastel-coloured conversation hearts that are synonymous with Valentine’s Day. I’m not the only romantic in town as clearly
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After her 5-year-old son gets home from school today, Jennifer will empty his backpack. Inside she’ll find a sticky half-eaten apple, some pine cones and a notice from Public Health that his immunization record is incomplete. Jennifer will read
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This autumn has been so unusually warm that the abrupt arrival of cold weather finds me a little unprepared for the coming winter and snow. If you’re in the same situation, you’ve got some quick catching up to
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I was far too young when I had chickenpox to remember it. My own children, who are now adults in their twenties, had chickenpox at a young age too. My son caught it from another child in kindergarten. He had
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Most of us spend the winter months yearning for this time of year when we can get outside and enjoy nature. So, now that the beautiful weather and long sunny days are here, what are you doing to connect with
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I had the mumps as a kid and from what I remember it wasn’t the least bit fun. I was nine years old and it was the summer of 1968. I had just completed grade four and was looking
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