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Wendy King

Wendy King writes about all kinds of things from nutrition to the job search from cats to clowns — anything and everything — from the ridiculous to the sublime. Watch for Wendy's column weekly. Follow Wendy on twitter @WendyKingNews, by email at EverythingKing@wordpess.com or contact through our site.

Recent Work by Wendy

Fasting is endlessly slow

Fasting is endlessly slow

In this week's Everything King, Wendy suffers through a 24-hour fast
Life comes full circle for 'street kid' who now works at Youth Haven

Life comes full circle for 'street kid' who now works at Youth Haven

Jennifer Kaplinski has overcome many hurdles including addictions and a suicide attempt; 'I feel like everything I have gone through ... has brought me' here
Life comes full circle for 'street kid' who now works at youth shelter

Life comes full circle for 'street kid' who now works at youth shelter

Jennifer Kaplinski has overcome many hurdles including addictions and a suicide attempt; 'I feel like everything I have gone through ... has brought me' here
Life comes full circle for 'street kid' who now works at Youth Haven

Life comes full circle for 'street kid' who now works at Youth Haven

Jennifer Kaplinski has overcome many hurdles including addictions and a suicide attempt; 'I feel like everything I have gone through ... has brought me' here
Rain + cows + burnt toast = family vacation fun

Rain + cows + burnt toast = family vacation fun

It's family vacation time. In this week's column, Wendy remembers childhood camping trips and, more importantly, the journey 'up north'
Shine on, Silver Sisters!

Shine on, Silver Sisters!

In this week's Everything King, Wendy explores the trend of growing grey gracefully
Barrie woman to scale new heights for homeless youth

Barrie woman to scale new heights for homeless youth

Bobechko, who's raising money for Youth Haven, says mountain climbing is a metaphor for what youth experiencing homelessness go through daily
Jumping late onto the Raptors bandwagon

Jumping late onto the Raptors bandwagon

In this week's Everything King, Wendy admits she missed the Raptors hoopla, but still wants to celebrate
If your friends are moving, you need to go into hiding

If your friends are moving, you need to go into hiding

In this week's Everything King, Wendy suggests some simple ways to avoid having to schlep boxes or be on pantry patrol
Mammograms 101: Some helpful hints to make it less embarrassing

Mammograms 101: Some helpful hints to make it less embarrassing

In today's Everything King, Wendy offers some helpful hints on how to survive the 'mammo-slammo'