Ontario Towns

Every summer, my family takes the week before labor day to go visit a bunch of little towns in Ontario. It’s a nice way to end the summer and a relatively inexpensive vacation with lots to see. This year we visited Owen Sound, Port Elgin, Sauble Beach, Southampton, and Collingwood, with a few daytrips into…

June Peonies – Oshawa/Toronto

This past weekend I visited the Oshawa Botanical Gardens for their peony festival. I’d never been before and I didn’t quite know what to expect but it was actually really nice. There’s an arena right next to the gardens and inside they had the peony contest going on where local growers had their best blooms…

Saint Lucia: Castries Market

This March break, I found myself in Saint Lucia for an entire week. This is the second year my family has gone to the Caribbean, and I would be very happy if we went for the rest of my life. Last year we went to Jamaica, which is a whole other ballpark, compared to Saint…