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
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
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
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
The expression on Tony’s face says it ALL. That is a scream of pure fun & excitement as we went around in circles on the ‘Krazy Kanuck’ water slide at Wet n’ Wild Toronto. Some would argue that I was the “crazy” one for even attempting the ‘Oh Canada’ water slide, or should I say … More Summer Time Fun @ Wet n’ Wild Toronto!
Sometimes when life presents you with a travel opportunity too good to pass up, you just go for it. That’s exactly what we did earlier this year when we received a last minute invite to stay at the Grey Gables Inn in Pembroke. We had never been to the area known as the Ontario Highlands … More Exploring The Bonnechere Caves
Once a year in early spring, the Landman Family, owners of Landman Gardens & Bakery in Grand Valley, open up their barn doors to the public for “Goat Day”. During our visit to we recorded a video for our Let’s Discover ON YouTube Channel. If you liked this video then remember to subscribe to our … More Kidding Around at Landman Gardens & Bakery!
While its roots may be in agriculture, the City of Guelph, located in Southwestern Ontario, is now going through its renaissance. That’s what we felt when we toured “The Royal City” along with hometown boy Matt Fudge. As an adventure-junkie who climbs mountains and skydives he showed us around his childhood hometown from ground-level. Today … More Hanging Out in Guelph with Matt Fudge