As 2 busy professionals we do not get the chance to go paddling as much as we’d like to. Thankfully, the Grand River is only 1.5 hours away from the Toronto area and offers every single type of paddling out there. You can try: rafting, a canoe, kayaking, paddle boarding or something new that’s offered … More Turbo Tubing the Grand River!
Recently our friend and fellow Travel Blogger, Arienne from seeyousoon.ca, invited us to be part of a special project she was working on. Our assignment was to feature a place in Toronto that was not one of the typically recommended as one of the ‘must-see’ destinations in the city. Our immediate choice was Humber Bay … More Hanging Out at Toronto’s Humber Bay Park
Guest Post By: Mike Hess & Amanda Marcotte, Weekend Explorers at @tillyann7 We met intrepid outdoor explorers Mike and Amanda at the Outdoor Adventure Show this winter, when they won our Facebook ticket giveaway. They couldn’t stop talking about hiking and the Bruce Peninsula and told us we must go there immediately! So we sent … More Tobermory Scouting Party
Every year for 1 weekend in July, thousands of Elvis Presley fans & hundreds of tribute artists come together in The Town of Collingwood, Ontario, for the largest Elvis Festival outside of Graceland. It was a non-stop, all-day, all-night party during our visit last summer. We had such a blast that we captured all the … More The World Famous Collingwood Elvis Festival
Do you have a real Christmas tree or an artificial one? This is an annual debate in our household, however the conversation can now be expanded to include real wreaths vs. artificial wreaths. We’d seen real wreaths before however never considered making one for ourselves and didn’t know it was even possible until we … More Getting Crafty with Ontario Nature
As kids we looked forward to and waited for Christmas because it meant receiving gifts, not going to school and playing outside in the snow. As adults we sometimes forget those childhood memories because we get so busy during the Christmas season at the expense of what is most important…spending time with loved ones. There’s … More Holiday Magic at Bingemans Gift of Lights
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!