Hauling in the fish with wieners

On the ice that day, Steven’s Egyptian friend was thinking outside the box.

Steven Wintemute – Off the Hook

Imagine you’re driving out on a frozen lake, up and over snow drifts, through two feet of snow, and during this drive the lake is cracking and sounds of thunder are echoing through the truck. Sounds exciting doesn’t it?

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Savor some superb Belgian stew on a dreary winter day

Ian Leatt – Foodie

When the days are short, cold and dark, all we really want to do after a long day at work is have something hearty when we get home.

Known as “Carbonnade a la Flamande”, this Belgian beef stew is made with Newcastle brown ale and plenty of onions. The flavour is a little sweet and sour, the sweet from the onions and either a little added sugar or tomato paste, and the sour from a touch of mustard or vinegar.

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The flatterer can be the source of trouble in the workplace

“Cynthia caused a lot of trouble in her workplace. Nobody wanted to believe that the ogre some portrayed her as existed within this otherwise charming façade, but she alienated people all around her and that was damaging to the company.”

Some people suck up to the boss but are terrors to the rest of the staff.

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Options for managing when it all gets too much to handle

By Tanya Comeault

The Parkway suites are built for convenience and even luxury

There’s a family in town that is in the enviable position of being able to build a very large home with one wing especially designed for when they get too old to cope with the day to day chores of running a household. Unfortunately, not many of us have this luxury, but most of us face the inevitable fact that, some day, we may not be able to manage a large home and garden.

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All about living in the age of maturity

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