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Niagara Wine Festival Review 2016 - Day 1 of 2

The first day of my 2-day visit to Niagara for the annual Grape & Wine Festival was on September 17. We visited 4 wineries on this day, two in Twenty Valley and two in Niagara-on-the-Lake.Our first stop was at Magnotta Winery to whet our appetite...

FRESH Wines for the Holidays

Tonight's wine reviews are a pair of wines from the FRESH brand produced by Diamond Estates.The focus on FRESH is about fun, creative wines for wine drinkers who want to explore and try something different. The two wines reviewed below fit into the b...

Maps of Ontario Province Region Pictures

Map of Ontario Province Area PicturesMap of Ontario Province Geography PicturesMaps of Ontario Province PoliticalOntario is a region of Canada's best active and added bigger region. He is amidst in east-central Canada. Its basal is Toronto. Ottawa,...

Maps of Ontario Province Region Pictures

Map of Ontario Province Area PicturesMap of Ontario Province Geography PicturesMaps of Ontario Province PoliticalOntario is a region of Canada's best active and added bigger region. He is amidst in east-central Canada. Its basal is Toronto. Ottawa,...

Foodie adventures on our Canadian Road Trip – Ontario and Quebec

Our road trip this summer took us through Canada from Toronto to Montreal, eating the freshest of Canadian produce and trying the many craft beers (once the RV was safely parked of course!). We tasted our way through gourmet burgers and poutine, co...
by Heather on her travels on Nov 30, 2016

Mike Weir Limited Edition Riesling 2014 (Niagara) - Wine Review

Sweet wines are ideal for pairing with fiery Indian curries. To match the Chicken Madras that's on the menu tonight at Chez Megz, I elected to open up this off-dry Riesling from Niagara's Mike Weir Winery.This wine was tasted and picked up at the win...

Gene therapy restores Ontario boy’s immune system

Felix Quiring spent most of his young life quarantined in hospital, where his parents could only touch him while wearing gowns and rubber gloves. Read more here: CBC | Health News...
by Celebrity gossip news on Aug 31, 2016

Ontario ombudsman calls for systematic overhaul of care for adults with developmental disabilities

Chronic service gaps for adults with disabilities are leaving them abandoned, abused and often languishing in jails and hospitals without proper care, according to findings of an Ontario ombudsman’s report released today. Read more here: CBC &#...
by Celebrity gossip news on Aug 27, 2016

Ontario health minister asks doctors: do you want to be a union?

Ontario’s health minister is asking the province’s doctors if binding arbitration is so important that they are willing to form a public-sector union and disclose their salaries. Read more here: CBC | Health News...
by Celebrity gossip news on Aug 26, 2016

Niagara New Vintage Wine Festival Review 2016 - Day 2

After a very satisfying Niagara New Vintage Wine Festival experience on Saturday, expectations were raised for Sunday's visit to wineries mostly in Niagara-on-the-Lake. In all, we ended up visiting 7 different wineries on Sunday, a few of which were...

Niagara New Vintage Wine Festival Review 2016 - Day 1

On the weekend of June 11-12, 2016, I visited Niagara wine country to take in the annual New Vintage Festival and indulge in Discovery Pass Experiences throughout the region. Saturday's activities centered around the wineries of the Niagara Escarpmen...

Niagara New VIntage Wine Festival Review 2016 - Day 1

On the weekend of June 11-12, 2016, I visited Niagara wine country to take in the annual New Vintage Festival and indulge in Discovery Pass Experiences throughout the region. Saturday's activities centered around the wineries of the Niagara Escarpmen...

Child Support - who gets it and why?

A simple, straightforward-sounding question, right? ...and yet, so many people misunderstand the concept, who is entitled to receive child support and why. Here is some basic information:1. Child support is the right of the child (or children, depend...
by Ontario Family Law Blog on Aug 15, 2016

McMichael Collection Group of Seven Chardonnay 2014 (Niagara) - Wine Review

Sunday night's wine was this Unoaked Chardonnay that was created by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection in collaboration with Diamond Estates Winery. It is one of two wines that is part of the collection - the other is the 2014 McMichael Collection...

McMichael Collection Group of Seven Cabernet Merlot 2014 (Niagara) - Wine Review

Tonight's wine is an LCBO General List product that was released into the market in June and is readily available throughout Ontario.Produced by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, in Kleinburg, just north of Toronto, in partnership with Niagara's...

Ontario's Southwest City Fare 2016

In my continuing series of wines tasted in May, I had the opportunity to attend the 2nd annual Ontario's Southwest City Fare that was put on by the iYellow Wine Club. This food and wine event was held at 99 Sudbury and spanned two rooms - the 99 Gall...

The Quotation of the Week (August 7 - 13, 2016)

A quotation of Jacques Deval on 'God, birds, and men,' compiled by Jerome D'CostaPhoto (Birds in the College Park of downtown Toronto: August 28, 2015) © Jerome D'Costa...
by Bangladesh Canada and Beyond on Aug 7, 2016

Canada charges senior UK army officer with sexual assault in Ontario

A file photo of Canadian police in Ontario ©APCanada has charged a senior UK army officer with sexually assaulting a Canadian servicewoman in Ontario, ordering him not the leave the North American state.Police in Ontario said Saturday that Lieutenan...

The Importance of Maintaining Back Health at Work

Like most, you are undoubtedly aware that sitting at a desk all day while at work can be a pain in the back. Literally. According to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, sitting for long periods can lead to back pain, muscle tender...
by Toronto Teacher Mom on Aug 3, 2016

What to wear for Camping in Canada

If you’re planning a holiday in Canada that involves camping or staying in an RV, in one of Canada’s scenic national parks, you might want some tips on what clothing will work best for your holiday. I don’t know about you, but whe...
by Heather on her travels on Aug 2, 2016


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