What do you love most about fall? Is it apple picking, pumpkin spice lattes or the cooler temps? Our favourite thing are the colours and scenic drives that make you appreciate the new season. The scenic drive to and around the area is exactly what we experienced during our first fall weekend in Peterborough & … More Fall-ing for Peterborough & The Kawarthas
The expression “the early bird gets the worm” comes to mind when we think of Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival in Midland. By 9am the streets of this small town in the Heart of Georgian Bay are already bustling with activity. While butter tart vendors are still setting up their stands the visitors are already … More The Early Birds Get The Butter Tarts
As Travel Bloggers we try to do as much research in advance of our travels and love it when we learn new info or facts our research did not uncover. For example, every Canadian is proud of the fact that Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone but do you know why? Secondly, do you know … More 48 Hours in Brantford & Paris
There are some invitations you simply cannot say ‘no’ to. For us it was the invitation to visit the Chocolate Trail in Stratford. We accepted right away especially because chocolate was involved. We also agreed to invitation because we LOVE the town of Stratford. It is a small, picturesque town with lots of charm, character … More Our ‘sweet’ stroll through Stratford
When I (Petula) found out that 2 cast members from Who’s Line Is It Anyway, Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood, were performing at Casino Rama I didn’t think twice about booking tickets. Tony is a BIG fan of the show so I got him tickets as a gift and surprised him (I know what you’re … More Laughing Out Loud at Casino Rama Resort
A visit to the Agawa Canyon was always on our “travel bucket-list” and that meant a trip to Sault Ste. Marie. I knew it would be special because it would our first trip to Northern Ontario. The planning process began with 2 simple questions…how would be get there & when could be go? Deciding on … More Our Weekend Adventures in Sault Ste. Marie!
We have a confession to make. At first we thought Perth, ON and Perth County, ON were one and the same. We quickly realized we were mistaken and that the two are no where close to one another. This lovely rural area is home to several small towns, a few of which even include Mennonite … More Discovering Perth County!
Earlier in the year we received an invite to visit Haldimand County in Southwestern Ontario and are so happy we accepted. You may be unfamiliar with its regional name however if you’ve ever visited Caledonia, Cayuga, Dunnville, Hagersville, Jarvis & Selkirk then you’ve been to Haldimand County. One Saturday morning, we got in our car … More A Grand time in Haldimand County
There are thousands of restaurants in Toronto, but there’s only one where the tagline is “learning is always the main ingredient”. The Chefs’ House is operated and staffed by students from George Brown’s Hospitality & Culinary Arts Program. The restaurant gives students real-life, hands-on, front-line experience in which they apply the knowledge learned in the … More The Daily Special: An Education
The word “EPIC” is often use to describe something so unique, so one-of-a-kind and so unforgettable. The same is true about wine tasting along the shores of Lake Erie. After all, this emerging wine region in southwestern Ontario has the word built right into its name. EPIC refers to the Essex Pelee Island Coast and … More An EPIC Wine Tour!