Business in Focus – Tree Lane Farms

tree lane farms christmas shop with christmas decorations

At the weekend my husband and I jumped in the car and headed out to Ilderton.  Our first Christmas together in Canada, we were excited to buy our Christmas tree and wanted the real deal.  Our destination – Tree Lane Farms, just 10 minutes from London.

Community in Focus – Forest City Film Festival

Forest City Film Festival, brochure and tickets, london ontario

In October I was excited and impressed to discover that the Forest City had its very own Film Festival and that every single film had a regional connection. Buying local is my MO so I headed over to the Wolf Performance Hall, chatted to the knowledgable and enthusiastic ticket sales Continue Reading →

Community in Focus -London Community Woodshop, London, Ontario

Handmade charcuterie board with locally sourced bread, cheese, tomatoes, apples from London Community Woodshop

One weekend in July, 2017 my husband and I headed down to the opening of the London Community Woodshop.  He loves making things but apartment living, one hammer and a screwdriver don’t really cut it (excuse the pun) so he was excited to discover a space that had tools, equipment Continue Reading →

Market shopping in London, Ontario

Covent Garden Farmers Market, London Ontario

One of the things I enjoy most about London is the markets and the amount of locally produced food and drink that is readily available. Here are my recommendations for market shopping in London, Ontario. Covent Garden Market I am lucky to live a two minute walk from Covent Garden Continue Reading →