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Garden Gate: Episode 111 – A Slice of the North (Wendy Stanwick)

CHEX TV airdate: Friday March 17th, 2017 Click link to watch this episode on our YouTube channel Wendy Stanwick – A Slice of the North Jewelry A Slice of the North was conceived and created by Wendy Stanwick. Using the natural materials found in and around the tiny town of Matachewan, Ontario. Wendy has created […]

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Garden Gate: Episode 108 – Myth busting with Naturalist Drew Monkman (Feb. 3, 2017)

CHEX TV airdate: Feb. 3rd, 2017 Click link to watch this episode online. Robins always go south for the winter. MYTH Birds will freeze if they take a bath in the winter. MYTH Birds feet stick to metal when it’s cold. MYTH Only feed birds when it’s really cold otherwise they get dependent on you. […]

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Garden Gate: Episode 107- Getting your Vitamin “N” at Kawartha Environment Centre

It was a great treat to visit The Kawartha Environment Centre at Trent University in January. I felt like a kid again. Tromping around in the snow and feeding chickadees from my hand. This centre is truly a gem for the City and County of Peterborough. Kids come to this centre and also Camp Kawartha […]

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Garden Gate: Episode 106 – The Paddling Puppeteers

Chex TV airdate: Friday Jan. 6th, 2017 To watch this episode online click link here.   On this episode I’m joined by Glen Caradus of The Paddling Puppeteers at The Kawartha Environment Centre. I’ve known Glen since we worked together at Peterborough Green-Up in the ’90’s. He’s always had a special way with kids, frogs […]

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Garden Gate: Episode 104 – Ethically made Christmas ornaments and pillows

CHEX TV airdate: Friday Dec. 9th at 6:50am, and 5:20pm and Monday Dec. 12th at 12:30pm Click link to watch this episode online. If our products aren’t Canadian made or US made we aim to ensure that they are fair trade or ethically hand made.  We’ve been carrying these these beautiful  items are just that, […]

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