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Relocating to Victoria BC

When approached with the idea of relocating to Victoria, British Colombia, Canada, my nineteen-year-old son asked, “Does Victoria, BC, have the same laws as Windsor, Canada, where I can legally drink?”. I informed him that, actually, in Victoria, the legal drinking age is eighteen years old. So, he responded with an overwhelming firm “Yes!” and…
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April 29, 2024 0

What Grit Stands For

Our great state of Michigan has undoubtedly been through the wringer, at least in my lifetime. We have fought through the tough times, scratched, clawed, and rebuilt. We are the Comeback City of the USA. People have watched to see what we are doing all across the globe, especially lately with our dear Detroit Lions…
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March 9, 2024 0
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How Music Affects the Taste of Food?

As a music lover, full time writer, part time musician, and food connoisseur, I can relate very well with the idea of music affecting the taste of food as well as the ambiance of the whole experience itself. In addition, I also spent more than twenty years serving and bartending in Michigan food service establishments…
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November 17, 2023 0

How Often Do Families Move?

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March 13, 2023 0

Is Cooking Creative Expression?

Why yes, of course, it is! Ask any culinary professional, Chef, or parent charged with satisfying many people with various tastes. They would say it certainly takes creativity. Even the home cook, working with what is on hand to create a pleasing meal for family or friends also takes some imagination. Yet, the results of…
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August 4, 2022 0

How Companies Can Attract the Best Talent

The best person for the job is somewhere out there, but how do you find and attract that individual to join your company? Finding the best talent for the job is essential because a company is only as good as its employees. New hires, young employees, and recent grads, in particular, can bring not only…
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June 1, 2022 0

Why is Acceptance the Answer?

Whether you are driving through rush hour traffic, taking the kids to softball practice, or driving a moving truck across town, practicing acceptance with how other people drive is a wonderful place to begin the trip. If we all practiced acceptance of how other people drive, it would help to ease the stress and tension…
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March 8, 2022 0