Entries by Silken Laumann from 10/2011

The Mystery of Cooking a Thanksgiving Turkey

| Posted 10.08.2011 | Canada Living

The turkey itself was an awe inspiring thing, huge, naked and -- quite frozen. With only 18 hours to go before Thanksgiving dinner we hadn't really thought that one through. Who knew that turkeys don't melt in a matter of hours?

Let Kids Be Kids!

| Posted 10.21.2011 | Canada Living

I don't want to see eight-year-olds with shin splints and 10-year-olds with rotator cuff injuries, which can result from intensive training, but most of all, I want kids to have childhoods filled with physical play of all kinds, play that builds and develops the body in multiple ways so that it stays strong and healthy.