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.

Business in Focus – The Factory London

Last week I was lucky enough to be given a tour around the old Kellogg Factory for what will be the biggest indoor family entertainment centre in Canada – The Factory London. I will be posting a series of articles about The Factory as this London landmark transforms from a 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 →

Community in Focus – Forest City Cookbook

Photographer and assistant set up shots at photo shoot for Forest City Cookbook

Like myself, Alieska Robles moved to London, Ontario because of her husband’s job, knowing no one and completely unfamiliar with the area.  I caught up with Alieska mid photo-shoot for the Forest City Cookbook where we empathised with each other’s near identical “moving to London” stories and agreed that we Continue Reading →

Business in Focus – Wooly Maple, London, Ontario

Wooly Maple Apparel shop at Western Fair Market, London Ontario

This will be my first Winter in Canada – heeeellllp meeeee!  I’ve been stocking up on anything I can find to keep warm including a black balaclava my mum sent from the UK.  No, I don’t care if I look like a burglar.  I was feeling the urge to add Continue Reading →