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Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

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Portrait of Becki

Becki Zerr

Saskatchewan

Becki is married with a 7 year old son. She lost her sight in her right eye at the age of 3 and she very suddenly lost the majority of her sight in her left eye in 2013. She is a registered nurse who also works to advocate for the blind and partially sighted community in her region. 

Recent Reports:

December 2, 2021

Becki told us about the return of the "Guide Dogs With Purpose Gala" and shared some baking tips.

Topic 1:  Guide Dogs with Purpose Gala January 2022 after being cancelled in 2021.

DETAILS:
Date: Saturday, January 29, 2022
Location: Conexus Art Center, 200 Lakeshore Drive ,Regina, Saskatchewan.
Cost: $125/ticket
Contact: For more information: Nanette at 306-525-2571

Topic 2:  Snack Bar Maker Set - by Pampered Chef

Becki also shared some baking tips for making your own perfectly shaped granola bars, brownies, cookies etc. using the "Snack Bar Making Set" by Pampered Chef.

DETAILS:
Makes 12.
The silicone pan has 12 indented wells. Use the medium pampered chef scoop and it will fill the well perfectly. Use the mini spatula that comes with the set. It fits perfectly inside the well allowing you to squish your dough into place.
The pan is safe for up to 450°F.
Comes with a plastic attachable lid.
Flexible silicone allows you to easily pop out your bars or you can scoop them out with the mini spatula.
Cost is $35 Canadian.
Website: Pampered Chef 

 

 

 
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