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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 or contact through our site.

Recent Work by Wendy

<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> Mustard-flavoured ice cream? Only at CNE

EVERYTHING KING: Mustard-flavoured ice cream? Only at CNE

Ice cream makers have made a fortune on unique flavours, but Wendy is drawing the line with CNE's newest ideas: mustard- and ketchup-flavoured soft serve
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> How times have changed in the job market

EVERYTHING KING: How times have changed in the job market

With so many job openings out there, in this week's column Wendy asks why it's so hard to hire reliable help in this post-COVID world
<b>COLUMN:</b> A black widow in the grapes? No fruit for me!

COLUMN: A black widow in the grapes? No fruit for me!

Columnist reacts to the 'creepy' local story about an unwanted hitchhiker — the black widow spider in the fruit carton picked up at Costco
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> Turbulence begins before takeoff

EVERYTHING KING: Turbulence begins before takeoff

In this week's Everything King, Wendy has some questions about recent airport horror stories
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> Disconnect shines spotlight on problems

EVERYTHING KING: Disconnect shines spotlight on problems

Friday's internet outage proves how interconnected we truly are, so in this week's column, Wendy wonders if any lessons were learned
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> Elvis gets royal treatment he deserves

EVERYTHING KING: Elvis gets royal treatment he deserves

Elvis: The Movie is setting records and has led to a resurgence in popularity of all things Elvis ... and that's a great thing, says columnist and Elvis fan
<b>COLUMN:</b> Longing for carefree Canada Days of the past

COLUMN: Longing for carefree Canada Days of the past

Barack Obama once said 'the world needs more Canada' and now, it seems, Canada also needs more Canada, says columnist
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> Season of sweaty pits, frizzy hair arrives

EVERYTHING KING: Season of sweaty pits, frizzy hair arrives

It's time for chafing, perspiration and outdoor dining, but as Wendy admits in this week's Everything King, she's no fan of summer
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> Tradition preserved with marmalade sandwiches

EVERYTHING KING: Tradition preserved with marmalade sandwiches

What is in the Queen's Royal handbag? Wendy runs down the answer and offers her thoughts on the Queen's Platinum Jubilee
<b>EVERYTHING KING:</b> For one brief day, there was no drama

EVERYTHING KING: For one brief day, there was no drama

The world can get you down, but in this week's column, Wendy vows to find moments of happiness and hang on tight