Blooming tree next to pond

Getting away from it all in High Park

One of the best ways to spend a sunny day in Toronto is exploring one of the many parks and green spaces.  A favourite of many Torontonians, High Park lies in the city’s west end directly next to High Park subway station for easy access.  The park is jam packed with activities including a swimming…


a lake with trees in front and behind it, some bare, some green, some orange + red

Weekly Photo Challenge: Serenity

During the summer months you will find Ontario’s cottage country region brimming with boaters, children playing, and city dwellers seeking reprieve from the heat.  However, come Autumn, the perfectly still lake,  beautiful colours, and utter silence make this is the place to find true Serenity.

a lake with reddish hues in the sky

Weekly Photo Challenge: Warmth

This photo of the sun setting on Little Go Home Bay in the Muskoka region of Ontario, brings back feelings of peace, serenity, and the warmth of summer for me.  We didn’t have the best of summers this year in Canada, so moments like this one on Labour Day weekend were especially sweet.  

Body Blitz: An urban spa oasis in Toronto

Body Blitz is a female only therapeutic water and spa centre with locations in the west and east end of Toronto – 471 Adelaide St W and 497 King St E respectively.  I have only visited the west location, but I have heard from others that both are very similar.  Because photography is strictly forbidden, I don’t…