Breweries

Big Toonie, Holy Beer, Chocolate and More

Big Toonie, Holy Beer, Chocolate and More

When you work full time, commute for three hours every day, you do not have much time left for anything else. Our weekends are packed lately with things we are not able to finish during weekdays. If before, a quiet weekend for us meant staying […]

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 […]

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 […]

Trip to Norfolk County

Trip to Norfolk County

All our trips, for now, are daily on the weekend. We would leave early in the morning and come back in the evening, cook and relax. Since one of our goals is local produce shopping, we would plan ahead for the places we’d want to […]

The LCBO Strike Survival Guide

The LCBO Strike Survival Guide

In summer time a lot of people visit the LCBO stores at least once a week. The danger of a possible LCBO strike right before Canada Day created a panic and forced some of us stock up on alcohol. The days, when the LCBO store was […]

Smithavens Brewing Company

Smithavens Brewing Company

I can’t say that we’re big beer drinkers, but sometimes – especially in the summer – we wouldn’t mind having a pint or two of this cold and refreshing beverage. And since it’s summer now, at least according to the calendar, we decided to include […]