summer long weekend

We Canadians love our long weekends! It’s our August long and where ever you find yourself, we hope your time is filled with beautiful views, lovely people, delicious food and everything that makes you happy.


Summer Salad The secret ingredient to this recipe will surprise you: we grind up Clearview Tea Company's Holy Basil tea blend for the vinaigrette. Roasting the tomatoes and peppers brings out their sweetness and gives us ...Read More
Summer Garden Tour
Right now is such a lush and beautiful time to see stunning summer gardens! A favourite pastime is wandering through gardens, pausing to delight over each flower and foliage. Sensing the love and hard work that ...Read More
Horses Atelier, Toronto Fashion, Smoking Dress
Minimalist, quality and exquisite fit make up my dream wardrobe. Things I can feel good wearing because you know where they come from and you know they are made with you, the woman, in mind. ...Read More
RISE Kombucha
Whether you've spent your busy weekend on chores around the house, tackling the weeds in the garden, at a cottage kicking back with good friends or dancing all night at a three day music ...Read More
Summer Hair Tutorial - Beachy Waves Step One
Haven't you always wanted to know how to get tousled, just-back-from-the-beach summer hair, without going to the beach? In follow up to yesterday's post where we learned how to get the beach look with a ...Read More
Summer lovin... trips to the beach, sun kissed skin and hair that has that beachy, relaxed natural look. Today and tomorrow we have back to back summer hair tutorials with Beauty Supply Outlet ...Read More
Lock 45 Centennial Celebration, Port Severn, Ontario
Historic Lock 45 Centennial Celebration! Growing up in this area, there were certain places that we would always take our out of town guests to visit and tour. The historic Lock 45 in Port Severn was at the top of that ...Read More
Zuo Mod Tribune Bay Chaise Lounge
It's all about relaxation. The Tribune Bay Chaise Lounge Chair for resting. Locally Habitat Interiors, Thornbury carries Zuo Mod. Sony Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker because music. Etched Fish Glassware for refreshing cocktails and an ...Read More
Sweet Pea & Kale Salad with Lemon Mint Vinaigrette
A trip to the farmers market was the inspiration for this salad: sweet peas, fresh mint, kale, orange pepper and feta cheese. Sweet peas (also known as English Peas or Garden Peas) are a favourite snack and rarely ...Read More