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Top Five Camping Sites Near Toronto

Getting a dose of nature away from Toronto, Ontario does not require hours on the road. At most two to two-and-a-half hours are needed to get to great camping sites near Toronto. We’ve either camped or hiked in many provincial parks or conservation areas in Southern Ontario with campgrounds over the years and love that they aren’t too far from ...

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Spring Festivals and Events in Southern Ontario

Spring Festivals and Events in Southern Ontario

Spring is just around the corner. March and early April are a transition period in Southern Ontario, where there are fewer snow storms, geese and other birds begin reappearing and in some cases, colourful crocuses break up the drably coloured ground. This time period is one where you plan out your backyard or balcony garden, take a March break with ...

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Irish Cheeses

Food Find: Irish Cheeses – Kerrygold Dubliner and Reserve Cheddar

Anybody who knows me well, knows that I love cheese. I have to watch my consumption, because sometimes I can’t stop at one piece. As we can’t enjoy travel as much as we’d like, we do a bit of culinary travelling via the international and Canadian cheese selection at our local Longos grocery store. We’ve been trying new cheeses once ...

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Little dog with a pink tail in the snow 620x330 - My 2013 Colour in Photography Challenge: February Results

My 2013 Colour in Photography Challenge: February Results

February always flies by. Fewer days in a month mean you get fewer opportunities to be inspired to take photos for my colour in photography challenge. Throw in a few snowstorms blanketing the landscape and scenery around you in white, and you don’t get too many inspiring colourful scenes. While I may have not taken many photos with colour this ...

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