Three outdoors-y ways to treat your sweetie on Valentine’s Day
By Sarah Sobanski
Up here in Hastings County we tend to have to get creative for the big day of love. In many of our rural municipalities we don’t have access to a movie theatre, or to any...
Family Day Itinerary in Hastings County
Photos and story submitted by Linsey De Ruysscher
If you’re a regular reader of the Hastings County blog, you know that I’m the type of wanderer known as a “Memory Maker”. I’m all about...
The First Time Snowshoeing in Hastings County
Photos and Story Submitted by Linsey De Ruysscher
At Cruising Canoes, they have a slogan. “Just. Show. Up.”
And you know what? That’s exactly what we did! Oh, and before you think we’...
An Epic Weekend in the Hastings Highlands: Winter Edition
Photos and Story submitted by Michelle Caddey Maclean
Summer weekends in the Hastings Highlands enchant us with heat, swimming, boating, and picnics but winter weekends can be just as beguiling...
A Peaceful Getaway at Grail Springs Retreat Centre for Wellbeing
Photos, Videos and Story submitted by Aysha Tayab-Ratsep
Before we could allow the holiday frenzy and festivities to begin, my husband and I decided to leave town to recharge and give each other a...
Staying Active Together
Photos and Story submitted by Linsey De Ruysscher
Our family likes staying active. The hubby and I are regular walkers, our boys stay active playing hockey in the winter, baseball in the summer, and...
Harvest Time in Hastings County
Photos and Story submitted by Linsey De Ruisscher
Every year around this time, we love to go out together and do a little pumpkin picking. We pick a day, we pick a local farm or orchard, and we...
An Epic Family Weekend in Hastings Highlands: Fall Edition
Photos and story submitted by Michelle Caddey Maclean
It’s dark outside as I drop my bag on the floor of the Baptiste Lake cottage – “Aaahhhh. We made it!” My husband orients himself outside...
Photos and Story submitted by Britt and Jeff
We love food! Cooking it, eating it, sharing it, growing it, taking pictures of it and of course blogging about it! Some of the best food is made...
Britt and Jeff's Day Trip on the “Arts Route”
Story and Photos Submitted by Britt and Jeff
When we were invited to explore the Hastings County Arts Route, to be honest we were a little bit stumped. It would be easy to assume this...