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
Do you believe in ghosts? We’ll admit that we were skeptics at first, but after going on our first ever ghost-hunting tour and paranormal experience, Whisper to The Moon, we now think and believe otherwise. The tour, hosted by a real-life ghost hunting team, S.N.I.P.E., was a night-time paddle with ghost stories followed by a … More Ghost Hunting with the S.N.I.P.E Team
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
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
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
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
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!