It’s true! Winter is coming.
As soon as we spin those hands on the clock backwards we are immersed in darkness by 4:20 p.m. Every. Single. Day.
The clocks have jumped ahead; perky pink and yellow tulips are tossing their heads in the intoxicating breeze; the birds are chit-chattering and there's a lilt in everyone's step; spring has sprung and with it, an instinctive desire to reinvent our surroundings with all that is bright, fresh, and fun.
What could be better on a crisp autumn afternoon than browsing through shops on Main Street or foraging through country antique shops in pursuit of that one outstanding collector's piece that has your name written all over it?
It is electrifying to discover a destination that sets itself apart from the usual well-traveled, ‘been-there-done-that’ vacation fare. Fredericksburg, Texas, definitely qualifies as one of those discoveries
As appeared in VIEW, Mississauga's condo lifestyle magazine October 2011.
I knew I was in the right place when I walked through the door of Omemee’s Youngtown Rock & Roll Museum, and saw the sign, ‘Hippies Welcome.’
As appeared in VIEW, Mississauga's condo lifestyle magazine February 2012 (includes extra photo)
Visiting historic old towns that promise a wealth of heritage homes, folksy merchants, and handmade chocolates always fills me with a sense of keen nostalgia.
"It's like leaving your other life behind."