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A website you should read – My Path

From time to time, we read websites that aren’t sports, cars, or the blog itself. Often these websites are nothing more than a time killer, grabbing our attention for a few moments before becoming forgettable. Not all are like this. My Path is a blog written by a St. Thomas …

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Random Act of Kindness X 10

This is a quick post by Mary Dale Meadows about an amazing act of kindness at a sad point in her life. Jim made maps from London to our home in St. Thomas so the family could gather after Jim’s dad‘s funeral, and his 90 year old great uncle got …

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This week at the market–May 22

St. Thomas & District Horticultural Society Plant Sale Saturday, May 22, 2010 Horton Farmers‘ Market Manitoba Street St. Thomas, Ontario The St. Thomas & District Horticultural Society will be holding its Annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 22nd from 8:00 a.m. until  sold out at the Horton Farmers Market, on …

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May Two Four Plant Sale….

I think we all have an internal time-clock that says it's not really planting time, pool opening time, picnic season, until May two four has arrived. As the weekend draws near, the temperature and the gas prices increase. I try not to get ahead of myse...

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Whew…I made it!

I made it to the Horton Street Market for a whirl wind trip. Our boys were acting silly and complaining they were cold (after insisting that they wouldn’t be cold because they wanted to wear shorts) I forgot to take my camera,  so I don’t have any pictures of what …

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This week at the market…. May 15 2010

This week at The Horton Street Market  http://www.hortonfarmersmarket.ca/ In The Raw–Entree of the week . . . green pea and walnut pesto on zuchinni ribbons. Vegan energy bars, muffins, fresh juice and much more. Come out and see the real Naked Chef!! Berry Hill Fruit Farm  http://berryhillfruitfarm.ca/index.htm  can be found …

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There was this one time–at band camp….

Over the March break, my boys had the opportunity to attend St.Thomas Studio Arts “Rock School“. Brian May along with his many wonderful helpers gave my kids the gift of music first hand. They played real drums, real guitars, and sang real songs in real microphones. It was soooo cool …

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“In the Raw” @ the Horton Street Market

This is why I love markets! You never know what you are going to find and this season at the Horton Street Market seems to be no exception!  “In the Raw” foods will be at the Horton Street Market every Saturday until the fall. They tell us to “Come get …

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"In the Raw" @ the Horton Street Market

This is why I love markets! You never know what you are going to find and this season at the Horton Street Market seems to be no exception!  “In the Raw” foods will be at the Horton Street Market every Saturday until the fall. They tell us to “Come get …

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Hair (not the musical) featuring Morgan Brittan van Wyk

I have just learned that envirotrends at the mall is closing. ~SAD~but on the plus side it means Morgan Brittan van Wyk has some spare time on her hands… That means that she will be working FULL TIME, doing her own thing. Which can only be a good thing. She …

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Horton Farmers Market Grand Opening

Farmer’s market season is upon us once again. The Horton Street Market will be holding their grand opening this Saturday. May 07,2010 Heather Jackson-Chapman will be flipping pancakes from 10-noon-stop by & say hello to her. My boys love the market. Dylan loves the curry rice balls from Lotus Thai, …

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Opening Day In TWO sleeps…..

Or one more sleep if you happen to be reading this Friday a.m. (Market Season Begins May 8th; 8am - Noon)We've primped and primed the building; vendors have been bringing in their shelves and signage. We've rolled out the carpets (okay, floor mats - bu...

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Opening Day In TWO sleeps…..

Or one more sleep if you happen to be reading this Friday a.m. (Market Season Begins May 8th; 8am - Noon)We've primped and primed the building; vendors have been bringing in their shelves and signage. We've rolled out the carpets (okay, floor mats - bu...

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UPDATE– SummerBlast 2

Sept. 17-19 3 days of fantastic talent! We’re proud to present: David Wilcox, The Joys, The Salads, Indie Bands galore, Redinger, Moondog Uproar, Jessie Farrell, Anthony Gomes (New Soul Cowboys), Dry County, Rob Kirkham & Neon Rain, Snuffy Jenkins… and you. What a great party this will be! http://www.summerblast.ca/ Greased …

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~~New Review~~ Cheryl Hart Hair Design.

Cheryl is a wonderfully fun person, but beyond that she is an amazing Hairdresser. She has been my hairdresser for about 4 years or so. Cheryl has her finger on the pulse of the latest trends, but she is very much in tune to giving her customers what they want …

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May 3 2010

I am relatively new to the blogging world, but I have to admit I love it. There is just so much information you can share in a blog and St.Thomas is WELL KNOWN for having nothing exciting and nothing to do. I want to change your perception of that. Maybe …

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Are you stopping by the market for opening day?

We are putting on the final touches; anticipation is in the air. Opening day for the 2010 season is SATURDAY, MAY 8th, 8am - 12noon (not the first Saturday in May which happens to be May 1st - I am gently reminding here as I have had several people as...

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Are you stopping by the market for opening day?

We are putting on the final touches; anticipation is in the air. Opening day for the 2010 season is SATURDAY, MAY 8th, 8am - 12noon (not the first Saturday in May which happens to be May 1st - I am gently reminding here as I have had several people as...

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