Entries by Rebecca Zamon from 03/2012

Jamie Oliver's Grocery Shopping Tips: 10 Ways To Improve

Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada Living

It's hard to pass through anything even remotely food-related these days without finding Jamie Oliver's stamp on it. The onetime "Naked Chef" has expa...

Happy 18th Birthday Justin Bieber! What The Star Can Do Now That He's Legal

Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada Living

Canada has a new adult in its border as of March 1 -- Justin Bieber celebrates his 18th birthday today. The 'baby' no more has over 17 million Twi...

5 Reasons Flu Season Is M.I.A. This Year

Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada Living

There’s far less sneezing, wheezing and coughing in the air this year — flu season is largely missing in action across North America. ...

Martin Picard's Squirrel Sushi And Braised Beaver In New Cookbook

Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada Living

ST-BENOIT-DE-MIRABEL, Que. - The wild-haired leader of a culinary rebellion in Canada has produced a back-to-the-land cookbook in which squirrel becom...

Oprah's Lifeclass In Toronto: Live Broadcast Of Life Lessons Comes To Canada

Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada Living

Wherever Oprah's giving a class, a crowd is sure to follow -- and Toronto can get ready to be part of that horde very soon. The media maven and lifest...

North Bay Woman's Amnesia Helped By Tech Tools

Posted 03.05.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - She is known in the medical literature as HC, a fascinating but anonymous anomaly who is helping scientists decipher the intricacies of how ...

Food Blogger Wanted: British Columbia City Seeking A Pro for $50,000

Posted 03.05.2012 | Canada Living

RICHMOND, B.C. - For anyone who likes to dine on egg rolls and dim sum, this could be a good gig.Tourism officials in Richmond, B.C., say they're taki...

'Sexist Trousers' Wash Label Sparks Outrage On Twitter

Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Living

What's a modern woman to do when the label in her boyfriend's jeans says they should simply be handed over to her to be washed? In the case of the U.K...

The Biggest Fights About Money: When Couples Start Arguing

Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Living
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If knowledge is indeed power (and not just a guaranteed route to migraine), then it may help some couples to learn what money issues trigger the most ...

Why Do Babies Hiccup? New Study Says It Helps With Burping

Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Living

New moms, there's good news for you -- those hiccups your baby keeps experiencing aren't hurting him, they're actually doing your job for you. A ne...

Ontario Concussion Law: Government Seeks Legislation On Head Injuries In Schools

Posted 03.07.2012 | Canada Living

There's no such thing as 'shaking it off' when it comes to concussion prevention, the province of Ontario has determined. The McGuinty government intr...

Grandmother's Social Media Tips: Advice From The Wisest Woman You Know: Attention Getter

Posted 03.07.2012 | Canada Living

Even if your grandmother isn't on Twitter -- or hasn't even heard of it -- you know that she'd have some wisdom to provide in the ways of social media...

Suzanne Somers' Weight Loss Tips: Remember Portion Control

Posted 03.07.2012 | Canada Living

By Suzanne Somers These days, there's a true correlation between bigger portion sizes and bigger waistlines! Read on to find out how you should...

International Women's Day: What Is On Women's Minds In 2012?

Posted 03.08.2012 | Canada Living

March 8, 2012 marks the 101st anniversary of International Women's Day -- the first step into more than a century spent honouring the various contribu...

Woman In Labour For 75 Days: Stayed Upside Down In Bed For Months

Posted 03.08.2012 | Canada Living

A Polish woman has given birth after what could be the world's longest labour, according to Reuters. Joanna Krzysztonek, of Wroclaw, Poland, was pregn...

Daylight Savings Time Reminders: Use 'Spring Forward' For Spring Cleaning

Posted 03.09.2012 | Canada Living

Daylight savings time is often a source of mass confusion for the population (for example, 'daylight saving' is the proper term, while 'daylight savin...

Airplane Nannies: New Job Helps Parents Manage Kids On Planes

Posted 03.09.2012 | Canada Living

Parents dreading the thought of taking their kids on an airplane during these March holidays are getting some relief from a clever entrepreneur. Nanny...

Penguin Chick In Toronto Zoo: Breeding Program Has First Result

Posted 03.09.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Paired-up penguins at the Toronto Zoo are producing some results.Officials at the zoo say Gozi and Puff — one of six pairs in its African ...

Things You Do When You Live Alone: Attention Getter

Posted 03.09.2012 | Canada Living

There's been a lot of attention lavished on the notion of living alone as of late, from the New York Times reporting on the "freedom and perils" of so...

Signs Of Eating Disorders: Guidelines To Help Parents

Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Parents who have a child with an eating disorder can go through a whole host of problems themselves — they feel guilty, anxious and ashame...

The Insider's Guide To Canada: Cool Places To Hit Up At Night

Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Living

Every city has its hidden gems -- places that generally only the most “in the know” citizens have on their weekly roster of activities. After all,...

Grief As Mental Illness: Could Mourning Be Classified In The DSM?

Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Living

Is grief a disease? That is one of the crucial questions psychologists are asking as the American Psychiatric Association revamps its Diagnostic and S...

Patron saint of Ireland was Welsh: Facts about St. Patrick and his namesake day

Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Living
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Here are some facts about St. Patrick and his namesake day:— St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, was not Irish but Welsh. When he was about 16...

Nary a drop of food colouring to be found in these Irish cocktails

Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Living
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Libations are a huge part of St. Patrick's Day celebrations, but the most common drink in bars and pubs in this country seems to be green beer. The fo...

Shower Sex In Canada: Quebec Says Yes, Alberta Says No

Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Living

Canadians, want to get dirty while getting clean? Apparently, it's time to head to Quebec. According to results from an Ipsos Reid survey by the Ca...