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Changing the Game

Mar 19, 2019 | Signe Ball | Editor’s Desk

In “Game Changers” in this issue, Johanna Bernhardt reviews the complexities of the care system and has an extended visit with one group of local families who created a homegrown solution to one perennial anxiety.

Letters – Our Readers Write: Spring 2019

Mar 19, 2019 | Our Readers | Letters, Our Readers Write

Letters published in the Spring 2019 edition of In The Hills magazine.

Tiger Swallowtail 8" x 10" ~ by Tracey Lawko

Tracey Lawko

Mar 19, 2019 | In The Hills | Artist in Residence

Award-winning textile artist Tracey Lawko creates landscapes and still life in thread.

North Is Freedom: The Legacy of the Underground Railroad is a photographic essay from Czechoslovakian-born photographer. Photos by Yuri Dojc.

Field Notes for Spring 2019

Mar 19, 2019 | Janice Quirt | Field Notes

Get gardening, outsmart the competition, clean up and spark more joy!

Champlain Slept Here

Mar 19, 2019 | Dan Needles | Fence Posts

There was something totally manic about Champlain. He crossed the Atlantic some 27 times without losing a shipmate.

The More Things Change …

Mar 19, 2019 | Ken Weber | Historic Hills

In spring 1911, four wardens from neighbouring counties sat down for an informal chat. Their conversation here is imaginary, but the issues they discussed were the hot topics of the day – and eerily familiar.

Mary Lazier creates one of her slab pottery bowls at her Mulmur studio. The intricate patterning is achieved using molds of vintage lace and wooden texture rollers. The bowl will be glazed in bluish white. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: Mary Lazier

Mar 19, 2019 | Tralee Pearce | Made in the Hills

Mary fires up her pottery wheel only briefly, to attach the circular foot to the bottom of the bowl.

Local Buys

Mar 19, 2019 | Tralee Pearce | Made in the Hills

Macramé redux, Tooth Fairy help and hummingbird feeders on our radar.

First Job

Mar 19, 2019 | Bethany Lee | Headwaters Nest

What was your first job?

Shelly Witzke’s Inside Your Cupboards workshops in Palgrave. Photo by Rebeccah Newcombe.

Food + Drink Spring 2019

Mar 19, 2019 | Janice Quirt | Food + Drink

What to sip, sample and savour this spring.

Lawn Bowling

Mar 19, 2019 | Nicola Ross | Good Sport

Often called summertime curling, lawn bowling has an ancient history.

After her husband’s death, Kathryn MacDuffee determined to make the best of the new phase in her life. Hiking expeditions with friends included a trip to the Grand Canyon in 2015. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

Senior and Single

Mar 19, 2019 | Gail Grant | Over the Next Hill

Living alone doesn’t have to be lonely.

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