Music and community: 5 things the Festival of Small Halls and Ceilidhs have in common

It’s almost time for the Festival of Small Halls, and as usual, I’m super pumped about attending another performance in a small hall near me. I love how the festival gives me a chance to visit a hall I may … Continue reading Music and community: 5 things the Festival of Small Halls and Ceilidhs have in common

Whales, seals, and maritime adventure await in the Gaspé Peninsula

Imagine having a chance to experience close encounters with maritime wildlife like whales and seals,  natural wonders like mountains and unusual rock formations, fantastic views and one-of-a-kind culinary experiences, all without having to get on a plane or travel to … Continue reading Whales, seals, and maritime adventure await in the Gaspé Peninsula

Think small for big experiences at the Festival of Small Halls 2017

Sometimes in order to see the bigger picture, you have to start by looking at the small picture. You know, kind of like that saying, “Think Globally, Act Locally.” The Festival of Small Halls is one of those turn-your-thinking-on-its-ear ideas … Continue reading Think small for big experiences at the Festival of Small Halls 2017

Hit the road, trail or water in a community made for outdoor recreation: Smiths Falls

There are some communities that are just made for outdoor recreation, inviting you to get outside and explore the area from a more engaging vantage point. One of my favourite communities to explore is the town of Smiths Falls, and … Continue reading Hit the road, trail or water in a community made for outdoor recreation: Smiths Falls