The Windows of Perception20220330185022

The Windows of Perception

Kate HamiltonMarch 30, 2022
Long days at home, in the last two years. We’ve all filled them somehow – baking or cleaning, quarreling or playing, sitting in front of the televisio...
Greens: So Many Choices20220309215814

Greens: So Many Choices

Kate HamiltonMarch 9, 2022
Greens:So Many ChoicesAn Educational & Personal Reflection from the Ashbridge EstateBy: Kate HamiltonOne of the joys at the Building Roots urban f...
National and International “Days”: So Many Choices20220223210231

National and International “Days”: So Many Choices

Kate HamiltonFebruary 23, 2022
National and International “Days”:So Many ChoicesA Personal Perspective on the personality behind our Ashbridge Estate Urban FarmBy: Kate HamiltonThe ...
Jamaica in January: A video by Jamaican Eats Magazine20210225173702

Jamaica in January: A video by Jamaican Eats Magazine

Building RootsFebruary 25, 2021
  JAMAICA IN JANUARY: Sun Worshippers. Beach Lovers. Homesick Jamaicans. COVID-Weary People Everywhere. JAMAICA IS CALLING! This foodie forward e...
Ackee & Saltfish: The Jamaican dish that went where others feared20210224151933

Ackee & Saltfish: The Jamaican dish that went where others feared

Building RootsFebruary 24, 2021
If food tells the story of a culture, then the choice of ackee and saltfish as Jamaica’s national dish should speak volumes to the bravado, showiness ...
We are [safely] opening up our shelves once again!20210210112455

We are [safely] opening up our shelves once again!

Building RootsFebruary 10, 2021
Reading is a way for me to feel better. Stories transport me to another world. Books allow us to learn, to nurture and grow empathy, and in a world th...
A Winter Update From Building Roots’ Urban Farm at Ashbridge Estate20210104081100

A Winter Update From Building Roots’ Urban Farm at Ashbridge Estate

Kate HamiltonJanuary 4, 2021
The Building Roots urban farm at Ashbridge Estate is small (there’s not a lot of room in a city) but mighty – mighty enough to transform this worrying...
Moss Park : A Love Story20201209113435

Moss Park : A Love Story

Dustin SternDecember 9, 2020
" Thank you to all of my neighbours in Moss Park, housed and unhoused. We will get through this - and the next challenge, and the next – facing up to ...
Join Us In Our Mission: The Support Our Unhoused Neighbours Campaign20201112151008

Join Us In Our Mission: The Support Our Unhoused Neighbours Campaign

Building RootsNovember 12, 2020
Jeff Bierk of Encampment Support Network (ESN), a group of volunteers who organizes in a grassroots way to bring supplies, awareness, and acts of kind...
Resilience & Presence: Winter Changes at the Moss Park Market20201110103658

Resilience & Presence: Winter Changes at the Moss Park Market

Bayley NargangNovember 10, 2020
Nine months into 2020, we’ve had six months of living a new life. As we collectively learn a lesson about presence, resilience can be an underapprecia...
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