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A Sparkle in the Grey {A Tribute to Lillian Alton}

Note: October 19, 2007, is a date I will never forget. It’s the date I lost my grandma, my mentor, and my best friend. This article is dedicated to her, Lillian Alton (1928-2007). After visiting my mom this past August, I packed up my vehicle and was getting ready to leave. It was morning and the sun… Continue reading A Sparkle in the Grey {A Tribute to Lillian Alton}

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A Local Way to Shop {a small tribute to Farmers’ Markets}

If you haven’t been to a Farmers’ Market in your town this summer, take the opportunity to visit one really soon. Markets aren’t just for the spring and summer. Most local markets in Canada last until the Thanksgiving long weekend (and can be a great way to find an apple or pumpkin pie!), which means… Continue reading A Local Way to Shop {a small tribute to Farmers’ Markets}