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A Burden Shared Is A Burden Halved

author: Kelly S. Thompson and Jane Kelly   photography: Johnny C.Y. Lam

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Maurice Rollins’ willingness to talk openly about mental illness and to share his own experiences, gives us hope and a better understanding of the stigma, the treatments and acceptance of an illness that knows no boundaries.

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The Art Of The Basket

author: Conrad Beaubien   photography: Sasha Sefter

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Basketry is a timeless art that weaves cultures and generations together using traditional material from the environment.

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The Loneliness of the Long Distance Rower

author: David Newland   photography: Ron Laroche

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Colin Sanders challenged himself unreservedly during his Million Possibilities: Solo Ocean Row in support of Community Living Ontario’s vision where people, like Colin’s son Jeff – who have an intellectual disability – can live with dignity.

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Backroads for Bicyclists

author: Tom Cruickshank   illustrator: Tim Zeltner

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Take our suggestions for easy cycling adventures in Watershed Country. Find out why cyclists say, “You are only one ride away from feeling good.”

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First Words

Jane Kelly Summer 2018

I LOOK FORWARD TO DELIVERY DAY WITH MIXED EMOTIONS – excitement and trepidation. First of all, there’s the weather to contend with. The delivery truck has been stuck more than once in our driveway… read more

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BEYOND THE GARDEN GATE: A GROWING COMMUNITY AT HEADWATERS FARM
This publication warms my country heart. Thanks for the great article about my friends at Headwaters Farm. If you haven’t been foraging with these folks or dropped…

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tim zeltner

tim zeltnerTim lives in the countryside north of Grafton, Ontario. He utilizes a unique combination of layering paint, glazes and stains....

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Cecilia Nasmith

Cecilia Nasmith has covered the local scene for 30 years as a Northumberland Today reporter (and occasionally written for magazines...

david newland

david newlandWriter, performer and speaker David Newland is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society with a lifelong passion…