All Posts from ‘travel’

log farm Ottawa, Canada
I love history. There are certain historical periods that have always resonated with me and that is probably why I love everything old. I am forever thinking of the stories a piece or place could tell if only they could! Yesterday I had the chance to visit an amazing log farm established in the...

I finally made it to Finnegan’s Market in Hudson Quebec!  If you ever have a free Saturday in the summer/early Fall and are in the vicinity of Eastern Quebec, Finnegan’s is a must! This quaint market (which I might add is named after a beloved family pet), located in a farmer’s field, is a vintage...

Mont Tremblant, Quebec
Happy Spring!  Yay!  Or at least what finally feels like Spring 😉 How has your Spring been? The weather here has been, well, let’s just say, not too good this year so we are all just itching for Summer to arrive… or at least just nice weather in general 😉 I have been MIA...

I am happy to turn over the blog today to some friends who are Guest Posting about Churchill Downs.  The history and tradition of Churchill Downs makes it a fascinating place to visit.  Enjoy! Churchill Downs Churchill Downs, as some may know, is the legendary racecourse where the Kentucky Derby takes place. It’s been...

vintage hardware, hooks and knobs at Ottawa's 613 flea
I love flea markets.  The hunt for something special tucked away that everyone else seemed to miss.  The thrill of finding something that speaks to you the instant that you see it.  There is just something so special about rooting through boxes, tables and shelves looking for that thing… that thing that makes your...