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  Karen’s Corner: Notes from our founder While visiting my local nursery the other day, I spotted beautiful little tomato seedlings, which immediately sent me into a panic attack, right there in the begonias. “Tomatoes!” I cried while clutching my heart, “…is it that time already?”.  No, it’s not, false alarm, back to shopping for […]

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Karen’s Corner: Notes from our founder Like many people, the new year brings me renewed energy and hope, plans for self improvement and of course resolutions. Staying positive in a crowded urban setting can be a challenge! A simple trip to the market can be a test of one’s sanity as we drive through a […]

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Karen’s Corner: Notes from our founder   This morning I was listening to a program on how to boost one’s brain power and prevent the degeneration of the synapse between brain cells.  Among other things, studies have shown that we humans are hardwired to help each other and that the act of volunteering can help […]

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