Dear Summer,

Thank you for bringing us peonies, an early gift to go along with all that you will bless us with this season.



See more summer beauty in Marilyn’s Ode To Peonies



Styling for Men at Barrie Beauty Supply Outlet
Find Great Father's Day Gifts at the Barrie BSO! You might be thinking the Beauty Supply Outlet is a perfect place for all of your feminine hair styling needs but STOP! Ok yes, normally it is all about ...Read More
We are excited to be participating in Midland's Butter Tart Festival! And by participating we mean eating!! Yeah, on Saturday I will be donning my stretchiest, or loosest outfit, as I eat my way through thousands ...Read More
Braestone in Horseshoe Valley, Oro-Medonte, Ontario Winner of CHBA 2016 Best New Home Community of the Year
Oro-Medonte's Braestone Named CHBA's Best New Home Community of the Year - 2016 Braestone in Horseshoe Valley recently received top honours at the Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) National Awards for Housing Excellence. Braestone was recognized as the Best ...Read More
Beauty Supply Outlet, Nauti-Twist
It's only Wednesday but pretty sure we're all thinking the same thing right now... LONG WEEKEND! Finally here, it's the official long weekend to open the cottage, take that first dive into the pool, or get ...Read More
The Wooden Sky
Coming up on May 17, The Songwriter Series celebrates it's first anniversary! The local musical evening explores the art of songwriting and welcomes an eclectic array of amazing local and Canadian talent to the stage. ...Read More
Asparagus - the first vegetable of spring!
Can you sense it? One of the best reasons to get up early on a Saturday is about to begin... farmers markets and roadside farm market stalls throughout this region are starting to open for the season. Let ...Read More
Harold Klunder June 2010 Montreal NO.2
June 2010 Montreal NO. 2 by Canadian watercolour artist Harold Klunder . We’re loving orange right now to add pops of colour into the home through art and accessories. If you tend to use neutral wall colours ...Read More
Cooking with Barrie Olive Oil Co.
We recently had the pleasure of attending a private tasting event at the Barrie Olive Oil Co. and not only did we discover the world of fused olive oils, infused olive oils, gourmet olive oils, and white and ...Read More
The Church of Grilled Cheese | Randy Aylwin, Grilled Cheese Social Eatery
Exalt in the love expressed through the simple act of sharing fried bread, melted cheese and positive conversation. Sounds divine, doesn't it? This is the basis for the ideology that Randy Aylwin preaches from his pulpit, the Grilled Cheese ...Read More