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Stepping Into Medieval Times

July 17, 2014 2:52 pm
Stepping Into Medieval Times

It’s only 30 minutes from downtown–but the Osgoode Medieval Festival makes you feel as though you are far from home. Inside the Kingdom of Osgoode, there are sword fights, knights clad in shining armour, horses, dancing and even hotdogs. “If something fires toward you, duck!” Yelled the referee, wearing a […]

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A Lesson in Orthodontics: From Then to Now

12:10 pm
A Lesson in Orthodontics: From Then to Now

Attempts to mold teeth by external forces have been reported as far back as the ancient Greeks. Children would place ever-increasing sized pebbles into their mouths and force them up into the palate with their tongues to increase the volume of the palate. The rationale was to increase the palate […]

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What the Heck is a Regatta? All in a Day’s Work…

10:00 am
What the Heck is a Regatta? All in a Day’s Work…

For the past few years now, you can find my little guy and I touring Eastern Ontario’s waterways as he races canoes and kayaks at various regattas. Braedon is a member of the Rideau Canoe Club, established in 1902 and located on the Rideau River near Hog’s Back.  The primary […]

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Burger of the Week: Weber’s Extreme Burger

July 16, 2014 4:00 pm
Burger of the Week: Weber’s Extreme Burger

Spice up this week with something extreme. No more boring, mundane, mustard-and-ketchup-only kind of burgers. We’re talking bacon, garlic mayo, guac and all your favourite toppings. Push your taste buds to the limit! WEBER’S EXTREME BURGER SERVES: 4 PREP TIME: 25 minutes GRILLING TIME: 6-8 minutes INGREDIENTS MAYO: ⅓  cup […]

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