Local Matters

Gardening for Dummies

Well, yesterday I ventured out to the community gardens located on First Ave to find out the location of my plot. (I always assumed when people would assign me a plot it would be under a totally different circumstance!) I am located at plot #9. I assumed my duties would …

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TSN-Kraft Celebration tour 2010

  I love Jay Onrait, OK there I have said it. And for as many years as the TSN Kraft Celbration tour has been happening I have entered St.T to be one of the locations they pick to shoot the show. Sure $25,000 for the community would be great, but …

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This Little Library Went to Market

The snow has finally stopped falling; old man winter has moved on and made way for spring! Ahhh, spring, the sun is warming the earth and we’re opening doors and windows to let the warm, fresh air flow through spaces that have been shuttered for too ...

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Locavores Unite!

  I saw a group on facebook and immediately jumped on the bandwagon! THE LIVING LOCAVORE CHALLANGE! The group can be found here http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_108963782522024 The group was created by Shawn DeVree, our new Market Manager at the Horton Farmers Market who brings an endless amount of enthusiasm to all things …

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Artist 2 Artist Lecture

Today I was able to attend the first Artist 2 Artist Lecture at the St. Thomas-Elgin Public Art Centre. I had the pleasure of listening to 3 artists: Walter Redinger, Ron Kingswood, and Al Sugerman. Walter Redinger – began his … Continue reading

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Dress Drive Event

I had the opportunity to talk with the two founders of the Dress Drive Katie Davidson & Maria Ruggier. They are working together with Princess Project going around to these four schools: Parkside, Central, St. Joes, and Voaden and accepting donations of … Continue reading

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Mom’s Birthday

Last Thursday was my mom’s 66th birthday. In typical family tradition, a cake was in order to celebrate it. Now who did you think I asked to create a cake? Go on who? Give up? Well, stop yelling Who and … Continue reading

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