SLAMtario comes to Peterborough

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  Last weekend, the Ontario Provincial Poetry Spoken Word Festival unveiled a vast array of creative artists. Spoken Word artists, and teams from all over Ontario arrived in Peterborough for the weekend to compete and share their work with the community. SLAMtario is an annual spoken word event that takes place in various cities throughout […]

Promoting joy, one step at a time

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I had the distinct pleasure of speaking with two individuals who are adventurers in the truest sense of the word. Alex Brownlee, and partner Christian Milani, are roughly two months into their journey from Toronto, Ontario, all the way to Halifax, Nova Scotia. You may have spotted the scraggly and rugged twenty-something musicians playing tunes, […]

Measuring the Heartbeat of Peterborough

Photos by Jenny Fisher

On July 18th, between 9:00AM and 1:00PM, all downtown traffic halted in Peterborough. Peterborough is no stranger to having roads closed off for events, but never has there been an Open Streets event to this magnitude in the city. All along George Street, Lake Street, Crescent Street, Lock Street, and even further south, in the […]

Hot dish: the humble zucchini

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Zucchinis are marvellous vegetables. They are cheap, tasty and prolific. Growing up with an Italian mother, I have eaten my fair share of zucchini. I never seem to get bored with it because it ‘s such a versatile ingredient. You can eat them at any stage in development, from flower to full grown squash. Now […]

SLAMtario comes to Peterborough

slam3

  Last weekend, the Ontario Provincial Poetry Spoken Word Festival unveiled a vast array of creative artists. Spoken Word artists, and teams from all over Ontario arrived in Peterborough for the weekend to compete and share their work with the community. SLAMtario is an annual spoken word event that takes place in various cities throughout […]

Promoting joy, one step at a time

soots

I had the distinct pleasure of speaking with two individuals who are adventurers in the truest sense of the word. Alex Brownlee, and partner Christian Milani, are roughly two months into their journey from Toronto, Ontario, all the way to Halifax, Nova Scotia. You may have spotted the scraggly and rugged twenty-something musicians playing tunes, […]

Measuring the Heartbeat of Peterborough

Photos by Jenny Fisher

On July 18th, between 9:00AM and 1:00PM, all downtown traffic halted in Peterborough. Peterborough is no stranger to having roads closed off for events, but never has there been an Open Streets event to this magnitude in the city. All along George Street, Lake Street, Crescent Street, Lock Street, and even further south, in the […]

Hot dish: the humble zucchini

DSC_0951

Zucchinis are marvellous vegetables. They are cheap, tasty and prolific. Growing up with an Italian mother, I have eaten my fair share of zucchini. I never seem to get bored with it because it ‘s such a versatile ingredient. You can eat them at any stage in development, from flower to full grown squash. Now […]