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Burnham Family Farm Market

Burnham Family Farm Market

Canada Day weekend was scorching hot, so we decided not to travel too far from the comfort of our home’s A/C. This time we decided to visit the Burnham Family farm which is located between Port Hope and Cobourg on County Road 2. We left early […]

The Canadian Automotive Museum

The Canadian Automotive Museum

We have been passing The Canadian Automotive Museum in Oshawa almost every day on our way home for twelve years. We’ve never visited this place and just kept saying that one day we will. This year, our daughter invited both of us to visit the museum on […]

Old Flame Brewery – No Games. Just Beer.

Old Flame Brewery – No Games. Just Beer.

Port Perry is one of our favourite places to go to. We visited this town many times for many different reasons. But we never tried their local beer until our friend suggested to do so. And not just suggested, but also brought a few samples […]

Black Radish

Black Radish

Black radish (Latin: Raphanus sativus L. var. niger) is, unfortunately, a rare guest on the markets. This root vegetable with a black skin and white flesh is one of the oldest of its kind, used throughout Asia, Europe and Africa. It contains high amounts of dietary fibre and vitamin C, as well […]

Victoria Day Weekend

Victoria Day Weekend

We had a very tight schedule for Victoria Day weekend. Finally, some fresh produce became available at local farms and markets, and the weather was dry and warm enough for the gardening. Long story short – on Sunday morning we got on the road. Willowtree Farm is only 20 […]

Mother’s Day Weekend

Mother’s Day Weekend

As days are becoming longer and warmer, we all are coming back to life. Heavy jackets and boots are stored away until next winter. The time of hats and sandals has begun. Patio furniture is getting unveiled along with barbeques and lawnmowers. Parking at Home Depot […]