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Where to pick apples this fall in Ontario

By Shari & Elisa Sunday, September 22, 2019
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Where to pick apples this fall in Ontario

Did you know that apples have existed in the wild since prehistoric times and as a cultivated crop for 3000 years? Because of its large, deep bodies of water in Lakes Ontario, Huron, Erie and Georgian Bay, Ontario is a leader in cultivating apples, with 20 different varieties grown on 16,000 acres across the province.…

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Visit Animals in Ontario this summer

By Shari & Elisa Thursday, April 6, 2017
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Visit Animals in Ontario this summer

Many people think zoos are just for kids but we know a lot of adults who love to go too! It’s a great date place and a wonderful place for a walk on a sunny day. You can also visit petting farms, donkey, bird and wildlife sanctuaries and animal conservatories if you have a craving…

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