Transitions-The Oakville, Burlington and Mississauga Region Real Estate Blog

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Real Estate blog about property, home buying and selling, life in Burlington, Oakville and Mississauga Regions of Ontario, Canada.
  Today started out like any other day. I arose around 6:30 am (without setting an alarm), turned on the computer, and then, after my morning rituals, went off to the kitchen to make my customary 2 1/2 cups of decaf coffee. (on a side note, President's Choice makes a great Swiss Water Process dec...
Meditation Classes in Burlington, Ontario. Many years ago, when I was quite young and still in grade school, I used to spend a lot of time gazing out the tall classroom windows. With my teacher’s voice somewhere in the distant background and my brain in daydream mode, time seemed to fly by. Altho...
Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Naples, Florida - A Winter Home For Birds From Oakville, Burlington and Other Areas and of Ontario.As we drove down the straight country road heading north out of Naples and deeper and deeper into scrubland, we wondered what kind of hiking trails we were setting ourselv...
Outdoor Adventure Show - International Centre, Toronto Canoes, kayaks, hiking boots, scuba equipment, healthy food and more. We saw it all at the annual Outdoor Adventure Show in Toronto on the weekend.We arrived shortly before noon on Saturday to an absolutely packed parking lot. Thousands of pe...
Accidental Discovery - Naples, Florida Our winter vacation this year was not at all what we expected it to be. Wanting to break up the winter by spending three weeks in Florida, we sat with pondering over maps as we tried to decide where our destination should be. We settled on St. Petersburg are...
113th Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count Begins Tomorrow!Friday, December 14th, 2012 is a Very Special Day.  Rising before the crack of dawn, folks throughout North and South America, and in the Carribean, will be packing their lunches, binoculars, field guides and cameras and heading out to loc...
   Magical Moments at the Toronto Christmas Market 2012There is a place, not far from home, where memories are made, lights twinkle day and night, songs and bells ring out across the cobblestones, glasses are raised in good cheer, traditional Christmas smells waft through the crisp lakeside air, ...
What To Do With Kids at Christmas in Oakville - Bronte Creek Park Bring them to Bronte Creek Provincial Park! Spruce Lane Farm at Bronte Creek Park is all decked out for the Christmas season. Spruce boughs tied with big Red Bows are hanging from farm buildings one and all. Santa's Cabin is ready ...
Free Christmas Dinners in Burlington, Ontario in December 2012 Christmas is a time for sharing with family and friends. Gathering with others we share meals, gifts and merry-making. One of the highlights of the Christmas season is Christmas Dinner, complete with turkey and all of the fixings.Sadl...
The Burlington, Hamilton and Oakville areas are home to hundreds of Long-tailed Ducks in the winter months. They congregate along the Lake Ontario shoreline and in Burlington Bay. The Long-tailed Duck is the only living member of it's genus 'Clangula". They breed in the tundra pools or the far no...

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