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Video: First Project in the New House – Rehabilitating a Neglected Bed and Late Season Planting (Zone 5a)

Last week we finally made the move to the house we bought in early spring. The house buying process was a rollercoaster (that we will…

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Establishing our baseline: What spending was like in the city

When T was leaving her big city job in December last year, she had two quick answers as to why she was doing it: She…

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Rural Internet in Ontario – Unexpected Roadblock

We thought we had done a pretty good job considering some of the issues we would come up against when looking for a home in…

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New Hobby Alert: Outdoor YouTube Videos

It’s truly winter in Ontario and we’ve been spending as much time outdoors as we can, learning to embrace our new, more northern city. I…

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Settling In To Our New City

Yes, we are alive. We are slowly settling in to our rental apartment in our new colder and snowy city. In a stark contrast to…

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First exciting step to reaching our rural dream!

We’re doing it! At the end of the month we will be leaving our tiny apartment in a huge city for a tiny apartment in…

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