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1. Experiment in the kitchen. Save on fancy dinners out and eat healthier after a season of indulging by heading back into your own kitchen. Make things exciting by looking up new recipe ideas online and trying out new foods and flavours. Involve kids in the planning or have them help out with age-appropriate tasks.
The Big Guy is already on his journey as Santa Claus rips around the globe to deliver presents to those on the ‘nice’ list.
The Canadian NORAD Region (CANR) is tracking Santa’s annual journey and escorting him to make sure he and his reindeer travel through the air safely. It’s the 61st anniversary NORAD is tracking the yuletide journey.
“The responsibility of keeping watchful eyes over North American airspace 24/7 rests with our men and women of the Canadian NORAD Region. It is a duty and honour we hold dearly; to ensure Santa’s safe passage through North America so he can deliver joy and goodwill this holiday season,” said Major-General Christian Drouin, Commander, 1 Canadian Air Division/Canadian NORAD Region.
Here’s what’s open, closed or operating on a reduced schedule during the Christmas holidays. Something we missed? Tweet to @ChrisDca or email us.
Shopping Centres Kildonan Place
Christmas Eve — 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Christmas Day — Closed
Boxing Day — 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Regular mall hours resume December 27 (Monday — Friday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
New Year’s Eve — 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
New Year’s Day — Closed
WINNIPEG — A weather system tracking to pick up steam on Christmas Day means the southern portion of the province could be in store for a white Christmas.
While we’ve already had our share of pre-winter precipitation (winter officially arrived today), Environment Canada says Winnipeg could see between 5-10 cm of snow on Sunday and about 15 cm on Boxing Day next Monday.