Articles written by: Barbara Moser

Small dogs, especially mine, have big issues
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Small dogs, especially mine, have big issues

We adopted Rufus three years ago. He was abandoned when he was three, saved from a high–kill pound, then fostered by an animal rescue until I saw him on the Internet and fell in love.

Ashley’s takes healthy vegetarian food to a whole new level
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Ashley’s takes healthy vegetarian food to a whole new level

It’s gorgeous, with exposed brick on one wall, huge picture window facing Sherbrooke, two rows of wooden tables with black wooden chairs and a banquette on one side.

Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues
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Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues

My mother-in-law, Ruth, has turned 100.

Food love image by Bukephalos.
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Your food, my food, this is super food in NDG!

Whether you’re a vegetarian, a vegan or wonder what it’s all about, we highly recommend two new restaurants featuring this healthy and delicious way of eating, both in NDG, but different as day and night. One thing they do share, beyond being vegetarian, is quality. Food de Toi at 5999 […]

New York was cold but the people were warm
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New York was cold but the people were warm

We spent six days in a New York state of mind.

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Finding our way to productive and happy lives

If I get one more article for The Senior Times on Healthy Aging with the advice, Exercise and Eat right, I’m going to croak (to borrow my Aunt Beryl’s expression).

Times and Places: Ah… Carmel-by-the-Sea
Travel

Times and Places: Ah… Carmel-by-the-Sea

Art is everywhere in this gorgeous little California town — a sumptuous feast of paintings, sculpture, crafts, or pastries.

Barbara Moser
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Ode on retirement: A valediction allowing mourning*

I have done that which I thought I would never do — I have retired.

Moving is starting over with a new perspective
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Moving is starting over with a new perspective

Moving may be a lot of work but it’s not what it’s cracked up to be — on par with divorce, and despair.

I have to do something. The pan is waiting for me. (Image courtesy of stock.xchng)
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Restaurant review: Notre-Dame-de-Boeuf

Any place that serves good veggie burgers is worth a try for me, burgers — with a real lettuce wrap! — is worth a try for me.