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Summer Activities in Toronto

Whilst originally known as the ‘icebox’ of Canada, Toronto has become a shining city in the North American nation. Situated across Lake Ontario it is often referred to as Canada’s New York City and it is the perfect…

Nights Out in Ontario

Nights out in Ontario can be tons of fun, but you must know where to go. Toronto is a hotspot for bars, lounges, and all kinds of intoxicating nightlife. There you can opt for a romantic evening, dinner, and drinks with friends, or you…

Unique European Destinations

The Vienna Woods, Austria Famous in story, song, and legend, the Vienna Woods now sit in the midst of suburban Vienna. While still a pleasant walk, viennawoodsthe woods are no longer even close to being wild, and the mostly paved…

Korea Opens its Gates Wide to the World

Korea recently made newspaper headlines when President Kim Dae-jung was awarded the 2000 Nobel Peace Prize. Called the Nelson Mandela of South Korea, President Kim’s efforts to reestablish peaceful coexistence with North Korea…

St. Kitts and Nevis

They are places of a bygone time--St.Kitts and Nevis, tiny islands set where the Atlantic and Caribbean meet and where flower-lined roads pass through villages of frame churches and plantation inns with a poignant, never forgotten…

Rarotonga is Like Tahiti Was 30 Years Ago

A few hours later, at a Rarotonga churchyard . . . "Would you like me to pose for you? No problem, mate," said the man with the long beard. "But do you think you can squeeze my beard into your picture?" Mati's cigarette-stained,…

Who Is the Parent Anyway?

A friend of mine sometimes amuses me with stories about “a certain someone” and her constant influence on her children. This certain someone tends to spoil the heck out of the children: buying them crap at the convenience…

Have Some Parenting Confidence!

I recently argued that my little diva isn’t spoiled. When the post went up I felt a little presumptive, although most of it is tongue in cheek. Was I trying to pass myself off as the perfect parent? I also recently posted about…

Focus, Choice, and a Dead Battery

I wrote a few weeks ago about how common it is for kids to get the message that they are bad. If you are guilty of this, it isn’t because that is what you want your kids to think, it’s just that it is easy to get stuck…