Tuesday, March 31, 2015

1982



Y & R fans will appreciate this.
Right Hostess, and Sis ?

1970 transistor radio



I had a radio like this one when I was a teenager.
Transistor radios came on the market in 1954.

PMS in your 30's



The 30's are supposed to be the hardest decade for women because of that darn PMS.
Experts suggest you eat foods containing tryptophan, an amino acid that helps keep you happy, and less irritable. 
Turkey, salmon and nuts are great sources of tryptophan.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Restoralax

Restoralax Free Samples Mar 2015

 You will receive 3 trial-size sachets as part of your free sample.
Click here

Free Durahook

Durahook Coat HookClick here


Free music download

LADY ANTEBELLUM photo | Lady AntebellumPeople magazine has free music to download right now.
Country music.
Click here

I listened to a couple tune previews... Clint Black and Lady Antebellum

Sun-Maid recipe booklet

FREE Cookbook: Gooseberry Patch Fall Favorite with Sun-Maid Raisins & Dried FruitKid-friendly recipes.
Order your book now (or download if you prefer)
Click here to order !

Spring Into Easter

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Spring Into Easter shopping party will be held at Rodd Grand Hotel, Yarmouth, April 4, from 6 to 9 p.m. Free admission. First 50 people receive a gift. Also a draw on a basket courtesy of the vendors.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Cute quote

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"I went on a two week diet and the only thing I lost was two weeks"

Monday, March 23, 2015

Proven Winner's Booklet

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I sign up for one every year.
It's a nice booklet with lovely ideas.
Click here to order .
( It's the bottom part that is for the booklet. The first part will get you an online newsletter.)

Buffet table layout


If you have two way traffic, here's a layout for it.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Eco-driving


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I read an article saying you can save $ 500 a year at the pump by eco-driving.
What does that mean you ask?
 Here's what I read in summary:


  • Accelerate gently. Pretend there is an egg under your gas pedal and a coffee on the dash. 
  • Maintain a steady speed: They did a study of someone going from 75 to 85 km/hour every 18 seconds. They consumed 20% more gas. Therefore use cruise control whenever you can.
  • Anticipate traffic:  keeping distance between you and the vehicle ahead
  • Coast to decelerate:  it's like driving for free. Many of our cars have fuel injection, meaning the fuel to the engine stops when the accelerator is not pressed. So take your foot off the gas, and coast a bit.
  • Avoid high speeds: most of our vehicles are most efficient when traveling between 50 and 80 km/hr. Anything over this takes more gas than usual. If it costs you $10 to get from Pubnico to Yarmouth, driving over 80km/hr on that trip is basically costing you a toonie extra. 
Looks like we are all dropping a toonie on that trip.

Saturday April 4th



Don't forget !
The Saturday before Easter.
We will see a lunar eclipse.
They call it a penumbral, not to be confused with a total lunar eclipse.
It will start around 6:04 am, so set your alarm for 6.
It's going to last about 45 minutes, as the moon goes below our horizon.
It's usually difficult to see, as it's really a subtle shadow on the moon.
Some may not be able to see the shadowing.

About a third of all lunar eclipse are penumbral.
The moon has the be full, and the sun, earth, and moon aligned in a somewhat a straight line.
The earth will cast a shadow on the full moon.
I'll be watching !

A heat Pump for your home

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Would you, as a home owner, like a heat pump ?
Did you know your friends at Nova Scotia power can help you.

Contact them about installing a heat pump.
They will determine what you need.
They will use a local company to install, and they will pay him.
You will pay Nova Scotia power back through financing on your power bill.
Choose 3 to 10 years to repay.

  • 3 to 5 years @ 4.9 % interest
  • 6 to 10 years @ 6.9% interest  
Info found here

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Coming soon... the Rollerphone

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Wear your phone on your wrist !

Friday, March 20, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Tune-A-Fest


Tuesday, March 17, 2015

great pubnico lake mascot

BUILT BY ALVAH.
PICTURE BY JACK DENTREMONT

Turkey Supper Fundraiser

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It's the annual West Pubnico Fire Department Turkey Supper Fundraiser.

Saturday March 21st at 5:30pm

Costs: $13.50 ( includes dessert and coffee)

Powerful video

Image result for samsung lifeLIVEPowerful video, and obviously a powerful piece of technology.

Can't watch that without tearing up.
The miracle of birth gets me everytime.

Samsung LifeLIVE.

Watch video here.

Monday, March 16, 2015

At Yarmouth Cineplex

Image result for rio 2It's March break !
And they have toonie matinees.
Click here for times


Annie - A Toonie Matinee Presentation | 1h 58m

Cinderella | 1h 54m

Mr. Peabody and Sherman - A Toonie Matinee Presentation | 1h 32m

Rio 2 - A Toonie Matinee Presentation | 1h 41m

The Pirates! Band of Misfits - A Toonie Matinee Presentation | 1h 28m

The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out Of Water | 1h 33m


Kinder Canada

Image result for kinder eggKinder Canada is having an Easter contest where you will have the fun (and free!) chance to win one of 32 possible daily prizes, valued to be worth$50, in addition to also being entered into the grand prize which is a package of Kinder products worth $50 plus $3,000 in Visa gift cards. To enter this contest you will have to head on over to the Kinder Facebook page, and then ‘unwrap’ (by repeatedly clicking on the Kinder Surprise on the page) to see if you have one either one of the two possible daily prizes (as two will be given out each day during the contest’s duration) and to also be entered into the draw for the grand prize.
The grand prize draw for the Kinder Surprise contest will be held sometime after the closing date for this contest, which is on March 31st, 2015. You will be allowed to enter into the contest 10 times per person per day.

After you unwrap ... don't forget to enter for the grand prize !