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SAFETY & SAVINGS ON THE ROAD

Fall is here – time to enjoy the changes the season brings.  As your insurance broker, we are here to offer tips and information that will keep you safe and sound on the road.   Equip your vehicles with emergency roadside kits   Creating a simple emergency kit for your vehicles is easy. A basic

Health

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Taking Care of your Body & Mind

We all know that exercise is good for our bodies, but we sometimes forget the benefits that physical activity can have on our mind. When we become stressed, our body may respond with an upset stomach, shaking or trembling, a headache, low appetite, and the inability to sleep.  Over a period of time these physical

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Go with Your Gut

Kitchen designers get to use both sides of their brains when designing kitchens.  Kitchens not only have to look good, they must fit the available space and function for your everyday life. They need to provide ample working surfaces for meal prep and for cleanup, store food and dishes, be well lit and hold the

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Ghosts, Ghouls & Fun

Halloween is a time for children’s costumes and dressing up with traditions of parties and the door-to-door pursuit of candy.  For adults it has become a major occasion as well with parents getting costumes to join in the fun and teenagers and young adults seeing it as an occasion to let loose.  Acting wild and

Pets & Vets

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How long does it take to Train a Dog?

Someone posted this question on Facebook and it caught my attention immediately. The time needed to train dogs depends on a lot of different things. It is important to realize that the training begins the moment that you get your dog or your puppy. Everything that you do with your dog or in the presence

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O Canada! Pittsburgh Fans Sing Canadian National Anthem at NHL Game

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers paid tribute to Canada before their game last night as the entire arena stood to sing the country’s national anthem, O Canada. The special performance of the Canadian national anthem was to show solidarity with the people of Ottawa following the tragic events that unfolded in Canada’s capital city

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Ghosts, Ghouls & Fun

Halloween is a time for children’s costumes and dressing up with traditions of parties and the door-to-door pursuit of candy.  For adults it has become a major occasion as well with parents getting costumes to join in the fun and teenagers and young adults seeing it as an occasion to let loose.  Acting wild and

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The Royal Canadian Legion

The Legion is the largest of the many Veterans Organizations in Canada with over 358,000 members. The Legion is a non-profit organization with no financial assistance from an outside agency. Since 1926 the legion aims to secure pension benefits for veterans and their families from the Federal Government. Through the annual Poppy Campaign Canadians are

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Insurance Tips for Homebuyers

Summer to-do lists are often filled with road trips, swimming pools, vacation adventures and taking in the great outdoors. However, for many Canadians, the warm-weather season means even bigger plans – such as buying a new home.   Purchasing a new property, especially for the first time, presents many questions. After separating the must-haves from

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