Visiting the Canadian Club Heritage Brand Centre

Visiting the Canadian Club Heritage Brand Centre

When you step out of your car in Walkerville, Ontario – a former town that’s been encompassed by Windsor – you smell baking bread. Spicy, yeasty, rye notes with that sweetness of corn scenting the air. You are at the heart of Canadian rye whisky production. Visiting the Canadian Club Heritage Brand Centre is one of the key things to ...

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Ribfests near Toronto

Summer Events: Ribfests near Toronto

Juicy, succulent… fall off the bone… savoury and spicy ribs will soon be here. Ontario Ribfests are an annual tradition that can’t be ignored, if you are a carnivore like me.  With several ribfests near Toronto over the summer period, you have more than one opportunity to enjoy great food. With summer vacations and escapes on everybody’s mind, for those ...

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Tickets to Medieval Times Toronto

Giveaway: Tickets to Medieval Times Toronto

“A long time ago…” Whenever a story begins with this phrase, I think of the Middle Ages. Courtly love, knights jousting and ladies in flowing dresses are some of the images that come to mind. I’ve always been fascinated by this time period, and wondered how people lived then – how they went about their daily lives, what they wore ...

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Trail at Starkey Hill - Summer hike on the loop trail

Spring Hiking On The Trail At Starkey Hill

Just before Victoria Day weekend in 2013, we had the itch to get outdoors. After a miserable and long winter, we decided to get some fresh air by hiking the trail at Starkey Hill near Guelph, Ontario. The last time we had been on this trail it was summertime – the trees were in full foliage and the ground and ...

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Aribnb Marketing Campaign

New Airbnb Marketing Campaign is Visually Stunning

Marketing a travel brand can have its pitfalls – I’m looking at you Trivago with the messy looking spokesman. However, the new Airbnb marketing campaign, that launched in November 2014, has taken a page out of whimsical ads and campaigns by companies such as Cadbury and Chipotle (The Scarecrow) and created an entertaining and informative new video. Putting my marketer’s ...

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