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  • Janice Wells: Fighting mad

    I now have a whole new awareness of, and sorrow for, families that have to be separated because of economic conditions. My daughters were telling ...

  • Janice Wells: Mastering naptime

    I have three grandsons. The oldest two are technically Newman’s grandchildren; one was seven when we met and the other didn’t live here for the ...

  • Janice Wells: Colour bind

    I’ve been a leader at times in my life and I’ve been a follower. I like being a follower better, when there’s a good leader. Then I can relax and ...

  • Janice Wells: Queen of pain

    Yesterday I moaned. I moaned to Newman that I’d like, just one day, to wake up with not an ache nor a pain anywhere. This was Tuesday and I’ve ...

  • Janice Wells: Amped-up appliances

    I admit I’m more out of touch than the average consumer. The only new appliances I’ve bought in years are dishwashers. I bought one for Heart’s ...

  • Janice Wells: Housebound

    If you remember “The Beverly Hillbillies,” you might remember how it opened with hillbilly Jed striking oil on his land and asking his cousin ...

  • Janice Wells: Kicking a hornet's nest

    Should the prime minister’s spouse have a title was mere musing on my part last week, certainly not intended to raise a constructional problem or ...

  • Janice Wells: Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau needs a title

    I have lived through 12 prime ministers. I only remember 10 of them. I couldn’t tell you the names of most of their wives. I’d wager that ...

  • Janice Wells: How to not act and look your age

    The tagline says something like “St. John’s woman astounds her friends. Find out her secret.” And of course, you’re supposed be dying to find out ...

  • Janice Wells: Bothered about bulk-buy sales

    She makes a very good point regarding buy one, get one for free promotions, which she describes as causing extreme frustration. “… I was ...