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Cape Cod roundup

Here’s a quick and dirty (and very incomplete) guide to Cape Cod — mainly eating and drinking, but a few sightseeing tips are thrown in as well. The towns are listed in approximate order moving from the Upper Cape to … Continue reading

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A break while waiting for greener days

Hope everyone is enjoying their time off during this, Ontario’s newest long weekend. And reminding themselves how lucky they are to live in a place where, every once in a while, for no better reason than trying to get re-elected, … Continue reading

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Follow the white rabbit

We’re less than a week away, so in the spirit of Alice, Neo and Jefferson Airplane, here’s hoping that the Year of the Metal (apparently White, Yellow and Gold all apply) Rabbit brings happiness, good health and new adventures to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Hi everyone. Hope you’ve had a good start to 2011, and are looking forward to the Year of the Rabbit (hip hop) as well. We were disorganized with the distribution of the 2010 Christmas CD, so it’s a little more … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year 2010

With the help of her assistants (Amy, Carol, Wil) Poh Poh officially rang in the Year of the Tiger by making a money tree, setting out offerings to ancestors, and burning ceremonial money.  The money tree is made from dried … Continue reading

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Tastes of Toronto

A few food notes from the Kwan/Lee visit. How appropriate, given what the return suitcases are holding… (Side note: So far, it’s been a good summer for grilling in Toronto. Let’s hope the weather holds until Labour Day.) 1. Korean … Continue reading

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Holiday information and scheduling: 2008

… Wednesday 24 December Christmas Eve for the usual family gang at 54Leacock from 20:30 onwards … Thursday 25 December 18:00 Christmas dinner at 54Leacock … Friday 26 December: Queen Elizabeth’s birthday 15:00 cake at 54Leacock 18:00 dinner at Full … Continue reading

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Information and scheduling: holidays 2007

Here’s some practical information for the post-Christmas events. Saturday 29 December 11:30: dim sum at Full House Restaurant (Highway 7 East, Unit 25, Richmond Hill, 905-882-1388) no Saturday dinner at Leacock Sunday 30 December 15:00: birthday cake and tea at … Continue reading

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Happy 90th Birthday photos

We’re collecting photos from the 90th Birthday Bash on 29 December 2006 so that they’ll be available for everyone to view and download. You can check out the album to date, but you will need an invitation to the 54Leacock … Continue reading

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Holiday logistics

There are some out-of-the-ordinary events afoot the weekend of New Year’s Eve. Just to make sure everyone is on the same page, here’s what’s going down: Friday 29 December: Queen Elizabeth’s birthday Please don your formal attire of choice for … Continue reading

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