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Growing up in Niagara, you knew winter was just around the corner once you heard rumblings of the Winter Festival of Lights. Come the middle of November, it’s time to embrace old man winter as the festival’s light displays are sprinkled along the Niagara Parkway, Dufferin Islands and throughout Niagara Falls. As a child, my […]

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So you’ve heard my heartfelt experience at WITS16 (if you haven’t, go take a look), and maybe that wasn’t enough to convince you to head to Milwaukee in 2017. Maybe it wasn’t enough to convince you to take a chance or to find ways to make that chance happen like I did, so maybe the testimonies of these […]

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Updated February 2018 At the end of February every year, Uptown Waterloo becomes busier than usual with the return of Winterloo! What used to be known as the Ice Dog Festival, Winterloo has since evolved into a winter celebration. 15+ years and counting, this is one of the best winter events in Waterloo. Want to let loose, enjoy some brews […]

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February 14th brings around a time where couples celebrate their love and support for each other. For me, I’ve never really made a big deal of Valentine’s Day as it does seem a little cliché. Don’t get me wrong though, I’ll never say no to a little spoiling whether it’s by my own means or otherwise. […]

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The start of the year can be exciting for many as it means a new year filled with new adventures and experiences. For those of us around Niagara, it also means the coming of icewine! The Wineries of Niagara kicked off the Niagara Icewine Festival with a number of events from galas to tastings that […]

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Even though it’s a green Christmas here in Niagara, the holiday season has been a wonderful one for me! Crazy mind you, as my partner and I have moved to Kitchener-Waterloo to our first apartment together – hence the lack of posts from me! I promise there are some in the making and once we’re […]