Spruce Park Country Store

We had a lovely visit to the Spruce Park Country Garden and Coffee Shop, though in the midst of a pandemic it was clearly not set up to be a coffee shop/cafe. We took the round-a-bout route to get to this place as it is out in the country and it seemed unfit for wanting…

A wonderful garden centre

Despite the recent smoke in the air, we took a drive to this wonderful garden centre – about a 20 minutes drive from our house! Have I mentioned how easy it is to get around here? I mean 20 minutes in Toronto got us out of our neighbourhood….now 20 minutes means we’re 15 minutes out…

Autumn tradition

Yesterday in my Facebook feed came a memory of one year ago when Wendy and I went to Lintons north of Oshawa. This past weekend we went with Phil, Amanda, Carlyle, Fitz and Paige took us to a greenhouse in the north of the city to look at some perennials. It was great to be…