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Christmas flower power

Christmas flower power

“Potted amaryllises excel as small-but-stellar holiday gifts,” says Sally Ferguson of the Netherlands Flower Bulb Information Centre in Danby, Vermont. “These easy-to-grow winter-bloomers produce surprisingly exotic flowers, yet are still unknown to many people, even many flower sophisticates and gardeners. The bulb is huge, the flowers are huge. They grow and bloom for weeks on [...]

November 1, 2010 Sudbury Living Magazine Holiday 1

Manipulating memories

Manipulating memories

Photography by James Ruddy will be on display at the Sudbury Theatre Centre from Jan. 8 to Feb. 11. The theatre is located at 170 Shaughnessy St. Free admission during box office hours Monday through Friday.Winter 2010Update: Photography by James Ruddy will be on display at the Sudbury Theatre Centre from Jan. 8 to Feb. [...]

November 1, 2010 James Ruddy Sudbury's Stories 0

French personality makes city unique

French personality makes city unique

One of the things visitors and newcomers notice quickly is Sudbury has a French accent. Winter 2010It’s not just roads signs in official languages. The French-Canadian community’s roots in the city go back to its founding in 1883. According to the Community Trends Report, in 2009, 39 percent of Sudbury residents described themselves as completely [...]

November 1, 2010 Victoria Salvas Sudbury's Stories 0

Bride’s head revisited

Bride’s head revisited

All brides-to-be dream of the moment the procession music begins, and they walk up the aisle to begin their new life with the man they love. All eyes will be on them, so they have to look fabulous. Most hair and makeup experts advise the bride to make arrangements well in advance of her wedding [...]

November 1, 2010 Sudbury Living Magazine Weddings 0

Chocolate

Chocolate

Researchers at San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, Italy, interviewed 153 women between the ages of 24 and 44 and found women who ate chocolate have better sex lives than women who don’t eat the heavenly treat. “Chocolate can have a positive physiological impact on a woman’s sexuality,” noted the study. This may explain something men [...]

November 1, 2010 Vicki Gilhula Savour Sudbury 0

Green Christmas

Green Christmas

City of Greater Sudbury Environmental Services wishes everyone a Green Christmas! Here are some tips to reduce waste this holiday season. Before: . Use reusable bags for your Christmas shopping. . Avoid purchasing products with packaging that is not accepted in the Blue Box, such as foam peanuts used for packing. . Send e-cards or [...]

November 1, 2010 Sudbury Living Magazine Holiday 0

Tips to keep the holidays happy and healthy

Tips to keep the holidays happy and healthy

Ah, the holiday season. It’s a time for socializing with family and friends. So why not give your guests the gift of health with these easy-yet-effective tips for improving the air quality in your home offered by the Ontario Lung Association. Family and guests with breathing difficulties will thank you for it. Deck your halls [...]

November 1, 2010 Sudbury Living Magazine Holiday 0

Home entertaining for the holidays

Home entertaining for the holidays

(CNW) This holiday season 71 percent of Canadians will be hosting events at home to unite family and friends, according to a new Angus Reid survey commissioned by Baileys Original Irish Cream. The survey also revealed that 77 percent of hosts serve their guests alcoholic drinks at their holiday events, a good reminder for people [...]

November 1, 2010 Sudbury Living Magazine Holiday 0

Shocking story of holiday lights

Shocking story of holiday lights

(CNW) CSA International’s Holiday Safety survey reveals some potentially dangerous holiday habits when it comes to seasonal décor and safety. According to the research, 25 percent of Canadians leave their holiday lights up for months at a time, which could lead to residential fires. Even more alarming, 10 percent of Canadians never check their holiday [...]

November 1, 2010 Sudbury Living Magazine Holiday 0

New senior housing not ‘old folks’ homes

New senior housing not ‘old folks’ homes

A big double swing that seats four creaks as the occupants sway back and forth. Behind this little gathering, there are well landscaped lawns. Flower gardens in full bloom offer an aromatic scent to welcome visitors to the Red Oaks Villa, a retirement building for older adults. As baby boomers approach their retirement years, the [...]

September 1, 2010 Heather Campbell Lifestyle 0