Eric Home Banner-01

Category Archives: Reasons to Go Outside

Skateboard Shops and Guys Who Do Stuff: The Bait Shop

Ken Chong and Greg Rodriguez are used to teenagers hanging around. That’s because Ken and Greg decided to open The Bait Shop, their own skateboard shop and design studio. Since then, increasing numbers of teens have realized that not only … Continue reading

Posted in Reasons to Go Outside | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Reasons to Go Outside: Plant Garlic

Planting garlic is an easy way to start your own vegetable garden. Garlic needs little in the way of attention and provides a satisfying reward. One clove goes in the ground in October, and ten months later, a full bulb … Continue reading

Posted in Reasons to Go Outside | Tagged | Leave a comment

Reasons to Go Outside: Life on the Streets

Going for a walk is life well spent. All you need are a decent pair of shoes, the right jacket for the weather, and a bit of motivation to get out the door. Walking  through a neighbourhood is the best … Continue reading

Posted in Reasons to Go Outside | Tagged | Leave a comment

Reasons to Go Outside: Caine’s Arcade

If you haven’t watched the video that tells the story of a 9 year-old boy’s cardboard box arcade, take 5 minutes to do it now. The good folks at Wychwood Barns are hosting an event to showcase homemade arcade games. It’s amazing … Continue reading

Posted in Reasons to Go Outside | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Reasons to Go Outside: Farmers’ Markets

Farmers Markets are a terrific place to go and pass the time. Whether it’s sampling new vegetables, talking to the people who grow them, or finding a seat to watch the world go by, a visit to the market is … Continue reading

Posted in Reasons to Go Outside | Tagged | Leave a comment

Reasons to Go Outside: TIFF

The Toronto International Film Festival kicks off this weekend. Whether heading downtown to catch a movie, stargazing on the streets of Yorkville, or visiting to the Canadian Film Centre for a free-of-charge X-Men exhibit, there’s tons of film-related stuff to … Continue reading

Posted in Reasons to Go Outside | Tagged | Leave a comment