You could walk right past FIELDHOUSE in Perth and might not even see it – other than a wooden patio out front, it has an unassuming appearance, but is a popular favourite with locals and visitors to Perth. FIELDHOUSE specializes in … Continue reading Another Lanark County hidden gem: FIELDHOUSE Restaurant
It’s 11 o’clock at night and you’ve been driving for eight hours, most of which was spent trying to get to your next destination, but for the last hour and a half you’ve been trying to find a place to … Continue reading Walmart camping: why I love Walmart even though I don’t shop there
What better way to combine two of my passions – art and storytelling – than with a new Fieldwork installation in partnership with 2 women productions and the Ottawa International Writers Festival? Located in Brooke Valley, just outside of Perth, Fieldwork’s … Continue reading Art and storytelling intersect in Perth this weekend!
One-of-a-kind settings, stellar acoustics, world-class musicians, local history and a toe-tapping good time…here’s what you can expect from a Festival of Small Halls event! If you’re into music, community and culture, I invite you to attend a Festival of Small … Continue reading 5 things you may not know about the Festival of Small Halls (and why you should get your tickets fast!)
The Perth Fair is coming to Lanark County this weekend and it’s always been a favourite of mine since I first covered it for the local paper. No matter how many times I go it never gets old! Here’s three … Continue reading Three reasons why small town fairs are the best
Don’t walk – run! – to the Foolish Chicken, in Ottawa, and prepare to be impressed with some totally delicious and unique culinary gluten free creations. If it’s been years since you had french fries from anywhere other than … Continue reading The Foolish Chicken: an awesome find for gluten free food in Ottawa