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The Joy of Community

Aug 5, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Leisure | Red Squirrel Musings

Christine Thomas reflects on the journey from city to country and the wonderful people met along the way.

Peeling Away the Layers of History

Jul 9, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Leisure | Red Squirrel Musings

Christine Thomas knew a few people in Toronto. Then she moved to the country and acquired 100 neighbours and a home redolent with history.

Stone Houses of Shaw’s Creek

Jun 15, 2010 | Kelvin Browne | Back Issues

The stone houses of Shaw’s Creek instantly inspire romantic visions of a kinder, gentler time in a bucolic setting fit for a greeting card.

This sculpture by Kristina Priebe, 16, a Grade 11 student at Robert F. Hall Catholic Secondary School, was one of the winning entries in a competition sponsored by the Town of Caledon asking students to visualize the town’s future.

Imagining the Future

Jun 15, 2010 | Jeff Rollings | Back Issues

It’s called community-based planning, and with it citizens hope to shape a sustainable future in the hills.

Our favourite picks for summer 2010

Jun 15, 2010 | In The Hills | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Must Do | Summer 2010

Our own highly selective “picks” of just some of the things that make life such a distinctive pleasure here in the hills.

A toddler makes magic in the garden

Jun 15, 2010 | Bethany Lee | Headwaters Nest

My son learned more first-hand than I could have imagined about plants and animals. His garden creation was inspected daily and watered with care. “It’s magic!” he exclaimed.

Living with Mother Nature

Jun 9, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Leisure | Red Squirrel Musings

Christine Thomas is learning to live with the weather. Her cardinal rule: pay attention to Mother Nature – and be prepared for anything!

The Comfort of “To Do” Lists

May 10, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Leisure | Red Squirrel Musings

Christine Thomas takes the next step in the journey of making a life in the country. First up: make a To Do list. Then another. And another….

Moving Up to the Country

Apr 5, 2010 | Christine Thomas | Blogs | Leisure | Red Squirrel Musings

RED SQUIRREL MUSINGS — In her inaugural blog post, Christine Thomas shares her experience about moving up to the country.

Bethell House: A Tranquil Home Away from Home

Mar 21, 2010 | Iain Richmond

Bethell House not only offers a tranquil setting for those at the end of life and their families, but it is a remarkable cross-community effort that truly proves the adage that it takes a village.

Bundle of Joy?

Mar 21, 2010 | Laura LaRocca | Back Issues

Babies arrive trailing clouds of happy expectations. But often those first few months can be anything but a joyful experience. Fortunately, this region is rich in programs to help mothers cope.

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Our favourite picks for spring 2010

Mar 21, 2010 | In The Hills | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Must Do | Spring 2010

Our own highly selective “picks” of just some of the things that make life such a distinctive pleasure here in the hills.

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