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Generations: Thank you donors and volunteers!
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Generations: Thank you donors and volunteers!

We would be hard-pressed to feed 8500 children in the Montreal area every day without the special people who help us.

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Financial Fitness: During holidays, be vigilant about protecting financial data

You can greatly reduce the risk of being victimized by identity thieves and other miscreants.

Flavour Guy: Why buying you a gift is good for me!
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Flavour Guy: Why buying you a gift is good for me!

We were at King Arthur Flour recently. This is a baking emporium, a fantasyland for cooks.

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Flavour Guy: Another morsel for the master?

The master of second helpings was waiting for me in the kitchen. He is always there.

The Word Nerd: Acronyms — new in English but ancient in Hebrew
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The Word Nerd: Acronyms — new in English but ancient in Hebrew

Want to save time and space? Try acronyms and initialisms.

Financial Fitness: Well-chosen charitable gifts are a win-win
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Financial Fitness: Well-chosen charitable gifts are a win-win

As we approach the holiday season, you may be thinking about ways to put your money where your heart is.

Financial Fitness: Consider modest withdrawals in early retirement
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Financial Fitness: Consider modest withdrawals in early retirement

Some are up and some are down – and some can fluctuate dramatically.

Food love image by Bukephalos.
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Flavour Guy: Nothing else to talk about? There’s always food!

Plus a pesto primer …

Word Nerd: What’s an ‘at’ symbol? Hard to pronounce, mostly
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Word Nerd: What’s an ‘at’ symbol? Hard to pronounce, mostly

I asked him for his email address to which he replied, “It’s umuellerklammeraffegmail.com.”

Word Nerd: The co-opting of the word “elite”
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Word Nerd: The co-opting of the word “elite”

Surely billionaire Donald Trump, who was born into a rich family, is also an elite?