MacKinnon Brothers Brewery~ Delicious beer in the quiet town of Bath, Ontario #DiscoverOntario

What are you up to this weekend? Need an idea? Are the kids away this weekend? How about discovering some of Ontario’s best in craft beer? Let me tell you about MacKinnon Brothers Brewery.  First of all the beer is delicious.  It’s a family run brewery and they’ve been on the same land since 1784.  I found that pretty…

Merland Park Cottages- Our favourite place to stay in Prince Edward County

If you’re looking for a cottage to rent this Summer and want to visit Prince Edward County, I highly recommend Merland Park Cottage.  We had a lovely one night stay there as we were driving back from Kingston.  I think it was the most relaxing day for all of us! We had just gotten off the Glenora Ferry and were driving around thinking we’d…

HelloFreshCanada Review- Delicious food and recipes delivered to your door!

Recently launched in Canada, HelloFresh.ca delivers healthy, high quality, locally sourced ingredients right to your door!  All you have to do is put the ingredients together and your meal is made! Do you enjoy cooking from scratch? So do I! What a great subscription to have for busy families. My box arrived, it was nicely packed and I was truly impressed when I opened the box to see…

Princess Tiana #DreamBigPrincess {Giveaway}

Princess Tiana is the 49th princess created loosely on two princesses.  Of course you gotta have a Brother Grimms princess  from The Frog Prince and the heroine, Princess Emma from The Frog Princess.  I’ll admit, we haven’t watched The Princess and the Frog but that will change later today.  It’s a fairytale with a twist so I…

5 Hostess Gift idea’s for every budget

If you’re lucky enough to have a friend who has a great cottage and they invite to come stay for a while. Okay, maybe the weekend ;),  do not show up empty handed.  Here are some of my favourite items to give.  I hope you enjoy them too. Prices range from $5-$100 You can’t go wrong with an affordable gift from Lampe Berger…

Creating new healthy habits #ONatural

I recently joined a group lead by a friend of a friend who is a holistic practitioner.  It’s a great group that I am enjoying so far as we’re starting to gently clean our livers, flush your kidneys and lymphatic system. I’ll share with you some of my favourite things that are easy to do to start feeling better. I’ve been…

Draken Harald Hårfagre is coming to Toronto! July.1-3.16 #expeditionamerica2016

1977Oct! Today’s post is brought to you by my half Norse husband, Papa Ash.  He is very stoked to see an actual seaworthy Viking longship this weekend and so are we! Please enjoy his post. My grandfather, known to his Canadian family as Henry Snorro, but actually born Hans Olaf Snorroeggen, was from Trondheim in the area of Norway known as the Trondelag – the…

Making gravlax at home. It’s easier than you think!

We love lox at home.  The twins devour it, I savour it and it’s just so good. I love it with röti, with eggs, salad, cucumber, mustard/dill spread, with cream cheese… What’s not to love? It’s loaded with good fats.  When we were in Kingston a few weeks ago we stopped at Kingston Brewery.  I ordered the Lox…