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After the blanket of snow has melted away past the horizon, and before the trees spread their great green fingers out high overhead, the light in the forest is at […]
While some trees drop their leaves, others cradle the snow with fingers green from the light of dozens of summers. Read on for more about how these steadfast giants can […]
The sun stays low and comes out less. The air bites into skin. Bodies groan going outside. Time spent getting suited up spirals. It’s easy to feel down in autumn […]
A year in Ontario is made of moments.
Finding what’s essential in Short Hills Provincial Park.
Quiet. Ancient. Beautiful.
Imagine your children exploring the forest, fascinated – wending their way between the shafts of sunlight that pour down through the endless canopy of leaves above. The indescribable look when […]
Making time when the time is right.
Art, history, shopping, and even green space – on a human scale.
Who knew that so close to one of the world’s biggest tourist attractions you’d find quiet green space nuzzled up to a brilliant turquoise river.
Last year I vowed to myself that I’d stop hating winter and enjoy it for what it is. It’s a work in progress, but discovering the Ganaraska Forest has been one of the jewels of the endeavour.
Because if you live in Ontario, a place like this is probably only a day-trip away. If that.
Ever glad that somewhere special is at the end of a long road?
It’s here – summer’s over and the leaves are starting to turn. But where do you go if you want to see a spectacular display? Here are our top hints.