Alison McGill is a writer, editor and podcaster who lives in Halton Hills.
How to prep your home, car – and psyche – for winter storm season and its inevitable hydro outages.
Not only are nuptials in nature rustic and romantic, they’re also increasingly eco-friendly with couples creating stylish and memorable parties that don’t cost the earth.
Headwaters has no shortage of charming barns, farms and estates that make the perfect backdrop for a countryside wedding
The art and science of breaking down kitchen and yard waste to create your own blend of nutrient-rich natural fertilizer.
When Ann and Jim Magee happened on a hidden gem in Caledon, they snapped it up and created an idyllic year-round country retreat for their sprawling family.
Looking to bring colour and joy to those grey winter days? Setting up a feeder for our fine feathered friends is a mutually beneficial move.
Everything you need to know about what type of wood to burn, and how to source, store and stack it all.
For two architects who built thriving careers in Czechoslovakia, Canada and China, a contemporary home set against the sweeping vistas of Mulmur’s Pine River valley is their paradise found.
Rural life means getting your water from a well. But do you know how your system operates and how to keep it healthy?
An iconic 150-year-old stone farmhouse is restored and modernized into an oasis of rural living in Erin – amid rows and rows of lavender.
The rocky terrain on an escarpment precipice inspired rather than deterred the creation of this expansive Caledon garden.
Creating your first vegetable garden can seem like a daunting task. Here’s a beginner’s guide to choosing the right spot, the top crops and enjoying the fruits (well, vegetables) of your labour.
As a country property owner you may be eligible to apply for one of three Ontario tax savings programs – and start your journey as a steward of the landscape.
How the Erin resident transformed a passion for the outdoors into many fruitful years of volunteering for the Bruce Trail Conservancy.