Local Shops

Port Hope

Port Hope

As you know, we love travelling. And we love visiting small towns. This year, we went to Port Hope twice. First time we went there was on Canada Day. But we couldn’t walk around much because of the scorching heat, so we were able to visit […]

The Village of Warkworth

The Village of Warkworth

The Village of Warkworth is located in the Municipality of Trent Hills, in Northumberland County Ontario, about 90 minutes east of Toronto, population 12,604 (2011). I’m not sure what I got more excited about when we were planning our trip to Warkworth Maple Syrup Festival – the […]

Naked Chocolate – Attempt #1

Naked Chocolate – Attempt #1

We plan all our trips ahead. I do the research for new places in advance, check their websites, calculate how much time it would take to get from one destination to another and create a route. Unfortunately, despite all our efforts, sometimes the result does […]

Trebilcock Coffee Roasters Inc.

Trebilcock Coffee Roasters Inc.

Finally, we have reached Trebilcock Coffee Roasters. Coffee roasting is the most important part of achieving a particular coffee taste. It is an art and many different techniques used, creating a huge variety of brands and flavors. We all see it on a regular basis […]

Blackbird Baking Co

Blackbird Baking Co

Kensington Market is undoubtedly the most diverse and unique Toronto’s neighbourhood. During the 1920s it was known as “Jewish Market”. Now the marketplace is packed with goods from Europe, the Middle East, the Carribean and Asia and is considered one of the best street markets […]

Gallery On The Farm

Gallery On The Farm

Gallery On The Farm is another location we visited last weekend. This is a family-owned organic beef farm which offers a great variety of meat products. They also carry Thornloe & Wilton cheese and Geissberger Farmhouse Cider in the store. But what makes this place special is the collection […]