Kate HamiltonOctober 15, 2020
We’re all in a transition now, as the pandemic reality sinks in: this isn’t a 3-month sprint, it’s an 18-month marathon. It’s very not clear how we ge...
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The Building Roots Urban Farm

Kate HamiltonJune 3, 2020
Kate Hamilton describes the anticipation of gardening season and the joys of managing our Urban Farm at Ashbridge Estate. ...
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Keeping It Together (Part 3)

Kate HamiltonJune 3, 2020
Part three of Kate Hamilton's "Keeping it Together" series. Advice for maintaining our well-being while at home during Covid-19. ...
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Cherry Date Bars – #NoFoodWaste

Mary McCuskerMay 5, 2020
I took them home because I hate to see food wasted and came up with this recipe using the cherry pie filling, chopped dates and bananas from the marke...
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Keeping It Together (Part 2)

Kate HamiltonApril 29, 2020
Second part of Kate Hamilton's "Keeping It Together" series. Advice for keeping it together while staying home during Covid-19. ...
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Keeping It Together

Kate HamiltonMarch 20, 2020
Well-being is about mind, body, and spirit – or some would say mind, body, and emotions. This post is about mind....
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The Transformative Powers of Art

Dustin SternMarch 9, 2020
Art plays an essential role in cultivating community and promoting change. What is it about art that is so powerful when employed in this context?...
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Defying winter – Part II: Go out to be out

Kate HamiltonFebruary 27, 2020
Even just stand in a doorway with your face to the sun: delicious! But Toronto has more to offer: it’s exceptionally good for late-winter exploration...
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Defying Winter

Kate HamiltonJanuary 17, 2020
About now we get the coldest, snowiest weeks of the year. I want to hide. I want to stay indoors until April. I want to be a bear or a chipmunk so I c...
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Looking forward, looking back

Kate HamiltonJanuary 8, 2020
What we want in our culture – and what we allow – does shape our systems. But an opinion you keep to yourself has no effect. We have to speak up. And ...