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The Importance of Farm-to-Table Restaurants

09 October 2018
Kevin Hartley

Typically farm-to-table foods are focused on providing fresh fruits, vegetables, meats and seafood that were gathered or raised near where they will be served. That’s just one description. But even without a clear definition, the farm-to-table concept has inspired chefs to create sustainable, farm-to-table dishes in their restaurants.

Unexpected Apple Recipes: Go Beyond Cobblers and Pies

30 September 2018
Kevin Hartley

Are you ready to experience a new taste, leave the ordinary behind and go on a culinary adventure with one of North America's most popular fruits. How do you like these apples?

A Quick and Dirty Guide to Using Manure on Your Yard

25 September 2018
Kevin Hartley

Here are some landscaping tips regarding manure for your lawn.

Tips for Fall Apple Picking

21 September 2018
Kevin Hartley

From trip planning to tree and fruit friendly techniques for picking, I've got tips to help you make the most of your apples and your orchard visit.

Toronto & GTA Area Fall Apple Picking

21 September 2018
Kevin Hartley

If you’re looking to make apple pies for the season, candy coated apples for Halloween or just to have fresh and healthy snacks on hand, across the GTA there are plenty of farms and orchards for the pick’n.

5 Quick n'Easy Party Themes for Autumn

01 September 2018
Kevin Hartley

If you’re planning a party, here are few suggestions for the best fall-themed party ever!


16 August 2018
Kevin Hartley

If you're thinking of listing in spring 2019, or simply want to improve your home, style and comfort over the winter months this is "the" show to visit!

PROPERTY PERSPECTIVES 030: A summer of planning can make it easier for your fall Listing

07 June 2017
Kevin Hartley

Recently someone asked me the following question: I plan to list in the fall —what can I do now to prepare? While summer can be the perfect time to catch up on projects need to do, the cottage, day trips and even the weather can also be the cause for none of it or little of it being done. I've got tips to help keep you on track.

Choosing Exterior Paint Colours

20 May 2017
Kevin Hartley

Painting the outside of your home seems like a simple enough task, at first; until you arrive at the hardware store to find there isn't just one can labeled “house paint,” but rather a myriad of paint and colour options. I've got tips for a no-nonsense guide to selecting an exterior colour scheme.