The Hood!

What are your favourite places to frequent in your home town?
Where do you hang out?
Do you do Starbucks?
Are you often found out at the greenhouses?
Why do I ask, you ask?
Well, Centsational Girl is hosting a neat link-up!
She’s asking what your favourite things in your home town are.
Here is a little tour of my favourite thangs

Hands down, this is my most fave place to be.
Home.

Starbucks.  
Mmmm, it’s Pumpkin Spice Latte time!  Whoot!
This is our local greenhouse.
Love it here!
They make the most amazing Saskatoon Tarts.

And for a little romance, our River Cafe.
Can’t leave out a Canadian favourite!  Our neighbourhood Tim Horton’s.
Mmmm.  Honey Dip.
(my life seems to be centered around food doesn’t it…hmm…)
We love our local parks for all the amazing bike trails.
In here it feels like we’ve left the city.
Smells like the mountains.  Love….
Our little local U-Pick.
So fun to pick your own produce for dinner!

And our zoo, where the gorillas have a cheeky sense of humour!
And lastly our community lake.
We spend a lot of time here both in summer and winter!
Thanks for hanging out with me!
I’m also linking up to Life Rearranged!

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18 Comments

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    Barb
    August 31, 2011 at 12:48 PM

    Love this! such a fun tour, Jo! My favourite place is home as well . . .

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    Barefoot Pregnant and In The Kitchen
    August 31, 2011 at 12:59 PM

    Love this post…
    I don’t go back to my hometown too often. Everyone has moved away 🙁 and my childhood home was torn down. But there are so many things I miss, I should take a drive up sometime soon to visit though because it’s a beautiful small New England town.

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    Stephanie @ henry happened
    August 31, 2011 at 1:34 PM

    Man, I want to move to Canada! I would love to have a greenhouse & a U-pick like that! At least I’m lucky enough to have pumpkin spice lattes here, woot!!

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    Carla
    August 31, 2011 at 3:59 PM

    LOL! We live in the same town! Those are a lot of my fave places too!

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    Kelsey
    August 31, 2011 at 4:00 PM

    Too funny – most of your favorite places involve food! MINE TOO! and my favorite place to be is also Home!!

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    www.StarHughes.com
    August 31, 2011 at 5:18 PM

    These are such great pictures!!!! These look like such neat parts of the community – especially that U-Pick and the greenhouse!

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    Erin @ His and Hers
    August 31, 2011 at 8:21 PM

    Not gonna lie: food is one of the best things in life. And now I want a doughnut.

    (Those trails look gorgeous! How great to have them nearby!)

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    lindsay
    August 31, 2011 at 11:18 PM

    Mmmm Tim Hortons. My favorite place is home. Or the canal where take our son to feed the ducks.

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    Paula
    September 1, 2011 at 12:24 AM

    I love this peek into life in your Canadian town. It’s great that you get to enjoy so many outdoor activities.

    I love the style of your home! It’s got great character.

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    cornerofmain.com
    September 1, 2011 at 2:27 AM

    What wonderful photography! Your town looks like a lovely place to be 🙂
    ~Kelly @ Corner of Main

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    Amanda @ Serenity Now
    September 1, 2011 at 2:48 AM

    Great photos! That donut looks amazing! Yum. Is it weird that the donut stood out to me? 😉 Thanks for the visit today!

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    Anonymous
    September 2, 2011 at 3:41 AM

    ooooooh I just LOVE this idea, and you have just inspired a scrapbook page for me! Thank you! Lori

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    The Morris Family
    September 2, 2011 at 7:29 PM

    luv the places you showed us today!!!!

    thanks for letting me stop by!!!

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    Amy
    September 2, 2011 at 9:42 PM

    Wow, your ‘hood looks pretty great!

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    Lauren
    September 3, 2011 at 3:21 AM

    What fun pictures! I am visiting for the first time from Life Rearranged. I just love the pictures you posted. I really want that doughnut ha ha. Have a great weekend!

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    Jen
    September 3, 2011 at 12:58 PM

    Great post! Two of my favorite places are home and Tim’s as well. I think my boys would agree too!

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    Melissa @ knit purl baby
    September 4, 2011 at 6:26 AM

    What a fun idea! Love the tour! That doughnut has me hankering for one now. Too bad it’s 11:30 at night.

    Melissa
    knit purl baby

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    Homestyling101
    September 4, 2011 at 1:03 PM

    Visiting from Centsational Girl’s Link up- and I am lovin’ your hood. One of my goals for 2012 (yes, I am booking that far in advance) is to get up to visit Canada again- I might need to stop over for one of those donuts!

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