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FREE hot tub scumbee

‘Spook’tacular Deal FREE hot tub Scumbee with the purchase of any water care product. Don’t let your hot tub water give you a ‘spook’. Visit our retail store in Toronto to have your water analyzed at our complimentary, state-of-the-art digital water lab. This weekend only! – Get a FREE scumbee (Retail value $13) with the purchase of any water care product. Happy Halloween! Offer ends October 31/11. Please bring in your coupon or smart phone to redeem gift.

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Sable WaterOptics Goggles – just arrived!

Sable WaterOptics goggles are the best choice in goggles for the professional athlete or recreational swimmer. They are recognized by triathletes, competitive swimmers and eye doctors for their precise optics, comfort, and safety. Available in both the competitive and recreational styles. The Competition WaterOptics (racing-specific 101 Tri-Goggles) feature crisp vision lenses, a low profile fluted frame, and anti-glare for peak performance in a triathlon or open water swimming. The Recreational WaterOptics (922 swim goggles) also feature crisp vision lenses, but are styled for recreational comfort, ideal for even the longest training sessions. All goggles feature super anti-fog, flat Lens … Read More

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Reap the benefits of hydrotherapy in a hot tub

Hot tubs are known as a great form of hydrotherapy, promoting relaxation, stress reduction and pain relief. Using the combination of warm water, jet massage and buoyancy, a hot tub can clear your mind, reduce stress, and soothe overworked muscles. Both cold and warm water can be used in hydrotherapy, however it has long been accepted that soaking in hot water increases blood circulation and causes the body to release endorphins – which act like natural painkillers and give the body a sense of well-being. Hot tubs allow you to benefit from the relaxing and healing affect of hydrotherapy … Read More

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Winterizing your outdoor patio

The time of year has arrived again for winterizing your outdoor living space. Start preparing for winter before the snow, ice and cold set in. Being ready and organized can help make an easier transition to (next year’s) Spring. Knowing that the cold weather is headed our way in the next few weeks makes for heavy sigh… but you can still enjoy the backyard in the warm, cozy surroundings of an outdoor fire or patio heater! Here is a checklist (adapted from Houzz) on fall chores that can get your outdoor space prepped and ready for winter. 1. Clean … Read More

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Fall for Outdoor Entertaining this Autumn

Aaaah, autumn! It’s the perfect time to entertain outdoors — most of the bugs are gone, the sun isn’t scorching even though it’s warm enough to enjoy an afternoon or evening al fresco, and there’s a bounty of good things to serve for an outdoor meal. Because the days are shorter in the autumn, outdoor entertaining in the fall calls for special attention to lighting and temperature. Outdoor Lighting The earlier sunset will afford you an ideal opportunity to bathe your outdoor space in evening lights. Use soft light, but use plenty of it. Try dozens of votive candles … Read More

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Rotisserie BBQ turkey

We had a delicous Thanksgiving feast this past weekend doing our turkey on the bbq. People were a little apprehensive about taking such an important piece of the meal and doing it unconventionally on the bbq. We are the type of family that believes anything can be cooked on the bbq and if anything, make it taste better. The great thing about doing the turkey outside was that I had my whole oven free to do all of the side dishes I wanted. Looking forward to Christmas when we will do it again. Make the following brine mixture (as … Read More

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Happy Thanksgiving

Have a wonderful long weekend with family and friends. We hope you enjoy the extra bit of time off to enjoy the beautiful weather, fall activities and extra time with loved ones. Happy Thanksgiving.

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Newest arrival in BonaVista family

The BonaVista family extended by one over the weekend with the arrival of a sweet baby girl for Melissa & Darren Silk. Baby number 4 arrived in the comfort of her own home with a safe and speedy delivery. Isabelle Grace was born on October 2 at 11:45am, 7lbs, 48cm long – a cute perfect little present for her brother and sisters. Both mom and baby are doing very well! Congratulations to Melissa, Darren and the whole Brown/Silk family. We look forward to watching this brand new little BonaVista baby grow. Isabelle Grace Bobby, Lexi, Izzy, Katie

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