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Pulling the plug: Less screen time, healthier kids

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By EMC News EMC Lifestyle - April 19 -25 is TV Turnoff Week, an annual event that invites people to turn off their televisions and computers, and tune in to their families. According to the Canadian Pediatric Society, kids are watching too much television- an...
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Rice pilaf is simple to make, tasty to eat

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By Pat Trew EMC Lifestyle - Rice pilaf is one of the easiest dishes to make, although it looks as if you spent ages preparing it. It has lots of flavour, and the taste can easily be changed by using just a couple of different ingredients. It also let's you prepare...
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10 super spice tips

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By EMC News EMC LIfestyle - Spices and herbs are extremely rich in antioxidants, with levels comparable to many fruits and vegetables. CINNAMON Adding a touch of cinnamon to fruits, desserts and yogurt will create a delightful flavour and may reduce the temptation...
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Drainerboard sinks add European flair and practicality

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By EMC News EMC Lifestyle - It's a well known fact that many fashion trends originate in Europe and make their way over here about a year or two after their European debut. When it comes to investing in your kitchen renovation, staying ahead of the trends is...
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Mary's brothers take care of Marguirite

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By Mary Cook EMC Lifestyle - I think now, so many years later, the only reason my brothers felt such animosity towards Marguirite, was because they knew she didn't rate very high on my list of friends. I tolerated her, but if the truth be known, I was as jealous...
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Remembering a 1932 Ford V-8 Victoria

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By Bill Sherk EMC Lifestyle - It was another day in the life of the Old Car Detective. I was having breakfast recently at the Burger King in Leamington with my good friend Neil Fotheringham when a man at another table motioned for me to come over. He introduced...
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How does engine size relate to fuel efficiency?

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By EMC News EMC Lifestyle - Did you know that advancements in engine technology over the past 20 years mean you don't have to sacrifice power for fuel economy? In fact, you might say "small is the new big" when it comes to the relationship between engine size and...
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Is the family really ready for a new pet?

Posted Apr 2, 2010 By EMC News EMC Lifestyle - (MS) Whether your household is partial to dogs, cats, fish or reptiles, deciding if the family is ready to welcome a pet into the mix is a big undertaking and one that requires a lot of forethought. Too often getting a family pet is...
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