Monthly Archives: June 2012

Three Truths of Community Gardening in Ottawa

Green (sometimes) Thumb-Year Two A former colleague used an interesting phrase when trying to make a point and wanting to convince you of the veracity of his comment.  “There is a truth”, he would say and then he’d go on … Continue reading

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Gardening-Crops Improve, Fashion Deteriorates

Green (sometimes) Thumb-Year Two-Update Crop Report The true story of our ‘farming’ efforts this year is much different from last year.  And so it should be, for hopefully we learned something from last year.  We got our dibs in early … Continue reading

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Doors Open Ottawa 2012-Part II

Ottawa Carleton (OC) Transpo-The  Maintenance Garage-Part II Who cares? While I spend little time thinking about or noticing automobiles or knowing statistics about vehicles, (I mix up the various symbols on the back of cars-thinking a Mazda logo is a … Continue reading

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Doors Open Ottawa 2012-Part 1

Ottawa hosts “Doors Open Ottawa” every year as part of the Doors Open Ontario event.  We’ve gone to Doors Open Ottawa every time we could since moving here.  It can be very interesting to get a glimpse of what goes … Continue reading

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