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Check out: Online dating scam artists abound

Online dating scam artists are everywhere

Learning a new language can be challenging, in the best of times
David Sedaris, my favorite humorist, describes his hilarious and futile efforts at speaking French in France in his book, … 455 more words

Single In Marin

How to Spot Fake Gelato!

Nobody likes spending $4.00 (or sometimes more!) on a scoop of “authentic gelato”, only to take a spoonful of artificial gummy garbage. A number of gelato franchises use “Pre-gel”, or as I like to say, “A short-cut” … but real gelato lovers know the difference. 122 more words

Personal

Renting A House, Apartment or Condo In Toronto? Beware Of This Scam

According to a recent CBC article, a real estate scam that involves online listings is growing in popularity and there are reports of it happening in the GTA. 99 more words

Before You Buy

On the Ropes. Yes, the kind you tie stuff with.

This entry was about to turn into a buyer beware entry on the Blueline 1/4″ Utility Braided Rope, but I realized that I just didn’t know as much as I needed to about rope. 219 more words

Review

Why Aeroplan is Horrible. Or, is it? Gesh I just can't tell.

Don’t get me wrong, I actually like Air Canada. As a North American commercial airline company and operation, I greatly prefer them to their US counterparts.   830 more words

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missy misadventure

Oh, my poor computer and I, we sure do get into some trouble together. Last week I ordered a tarot deck for my collection, called Tarot Sutra. 468 more words

Monday Musings: Buyer Beware!

You ever see a new release by one of your fave authors, and you’re all gung-ho about it, and you one-click it because, hey, they’re your fave, so you don’t ask questions? 423 more words

Interracial Romance