Preventing lyme disease

Tips on preventing Lyme disease – avoiding ticks when outdoors!

A bit of timely news for all who are heading out hiking or camping this summer: The Tick-Borne Disease Alliance is sharing information on preventing Lyme disease through ticks. This disease is one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in North America and if untreated in early stages can lead to serious problems involving joints, the heart and central nervous ...

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Mississauga Rotary Ribfest

Highlights from the 2012 Mississauga Rotary Ribfest

This year’s Mississauga Rotary Ribfest was even better than the inaugural one last year at the then newly-opened Celebration Square. Under a sunny blue sky with a few puffy clouds and with a gentle breeze keeping us cool, myself and a team of colleagues did Friday afternoon lunch at the Ribfest. This year we saw many more rib/pulled pork participants ...

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Suburban Tourist celebrates two years!

How time flies! In the two years that I’ve started this blog, so much has happened. My husband, Frank, and I have explored most key areas of Southern Ontario. We’ve gotten engaged and married … making (Sub)urban Tourist legitimately (Sub)urban Tourists (plural). We did an almost two-week honeymoon in the UK (England and Scotland). We’ve both changed jobs that allow ...

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