Farms

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 […]

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays

As many of us, we became extremely busy around Christmas holidays. Buying gifts for our children and their significant others, looking for new recipes and purchasing ingredients, you know, all these important things parents usually do. First, we needed a perfect Christmas tree. Where can […]

Applewood Farm Winery

Applewood Farm Winery

  Finding a parking spot wasn’t an easy task at Applewood Farm Winery – the place was packed when we arrived. It was still raining, but the gloomy weather couldn’t scare off the visitors desperate to get the most out of the long weekend. The farm […]

Hinterland Growers

Hinterland Growers

It’s been a very pleasant surprise to discover Hinterland Growers organic farm so close to our home which is providing fresh produce grown using organically sustainable methods. It takes only about 20 minutes of driving to get from Oshawa to the farm in Port Perry. . […]

Nicholyn Farms

Nicholyn Farms

On our way to Collingwood we stopped at the Nicholyn Farms store. This farm is 100% family owned and operated. Their store offers a great variety of locally grown fresh vegetables and fruits. There is a good choice of dairy products and a very impressive selection of […]

Spirit Tree Estate Cidery

Spirit Tree Estate Cidery

Unlike my Microsoft Word, Oxford dictionary recognizes this word “cidery” – as place where cider is made commercially. But that definition is just so dry. Go to http://www.spirittreecider.com and watch their self-explanatory video. It’s a way tastier way of capturing the word “cidery”. Spirit Tree is a farm, an apple orchard, a bakery, a restaurant and, of […]