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Sharing work across generations

Sep 9, 2011 | Bethany Lee | Autumn 2011 | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue

From my position, lying in the back seat of the car, it always seemed to take forever to get to my grandparents’ house just off Victoria Park Avenue in Toronto. I’d know we were close when my mom told me we were passing the airport, and then very close when the green sound barrier fences…

The Joy of Shortcuts

The Joy of Shortcuts

Jun 16, 2011 | Bethany Lee | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue | Summer 2011

The shortcuts that really interest me are the informal ones that develop naturally through use over time.

Let spring awaken your senses

Mar 23, 2011 | Bethany Lee | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue | Spring 2011

As I walked the pathways that had been inaccessible through the winter months, the sounds and smells greeted me like old friends.

Making Friends with Winter

Nov 20, 2010 | Bethany Lee | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue | Winter 2010

It’s true that winter and I were once friends, a long time ago. But then, somehow, we drifted apart…

Goodbye commuting. Hello flex time on the porch.

Sep 13, 2010 | Bethany Lee | Autumn 2010 | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue

For a number of years, I donned my corporate attire, got in my car in the dark, slipped a thermal carafe of coffee into the holder, and headed south to the city for work. I didn’t mind the commute, I told myself. In fact I enjoyed it. It was time to think. Time alone. Time to decompress. Then along came baby.

A toddler makes magic in the garden

Jun 15, 2010 | Bethany Lee

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.

The Journey Back Upstream

Mar 21, 2010 | Bethany Lee | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue | Spring 2010

As I headed to the hills every weekend for rest, relaxation and Sunday hikes, it finally occurred to me – these hills are my home. I realized it was time to head back upstream.

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