Let’s face it folks, we live in a big, beautiful, bustling country that has so much to offer. From east to west, Canada’s got natural wonders, concrete jungles, and a rich history filled with tales of both hardship and triumph. As we celebrate its 150th birthday this year, you should make it a goal to see as much of our nation as you can – so here’s a bucket list, including distance from our Highpoint community, to get you started!
There’s no better place to be celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday than right here at home! Everybody will be ringing in our gorgeous country’s life of a century and a half – O’ Canada, you definitely age well – so you better not miss out on all the fun! Here are nine events around Ontario to get you and your family ready for this year’s birthday bash bonanza!
When it comes to large, luscious expanses of green and working on your swing, look no further than Brampton to meet your golfing needs. With no shortage of clubs and driving ranges, Brampton really is golfer’s paradise. The city’s quality courses makes it exceptionally effortless to spend early mornings perfecting your drive and beautiful afternoons hanging out with your family. In fact, here are four we think you need to check out right away!
In case you somehow missed the memo, spring is the time to get organized. The phrase spring cleaning? Yeah, that’s where it comes from. In the winter, when it’s cold and your main concern is just to get cozy as soon as possible, it’s easy to let your home’s cleanliness fall by the way side, and for clutter to creep up. From your kitchen, to your closet, to your garage, every corner of your home could use a little sprucing up come spring. Want a great place to start? How about the garage?
Not only does this week mark the arrival of (semi) consistent warm weather, but it’s also the first long weekend of the summer! If you’re a hostess with the mostest you’ve probably been counting down the days to the much-anticipated 3 day weekend. It’s your first chance of 2017 to host a fun barbecue for your friends, where you can (hopefully) gather outside and enjoy the weather. Luckily this weekend, although a mixed bag, looks like it will have a couple days of decent weather. Assuming things stay somewhat balmy, here are all the necessities you’ll need to throw the best long weekend BBQ ever.
The satisfaction that comes from preparing a home-cooked, delicious meal is like no other. Not only can you pat yourself on the back for a job well done, but you can smile knowing you’ve given your close friends and family something they enjoy. Want to take that level of contentedness to the next level? Grow the produce you use in your recipes in your own backyard! Growing and maintaining your own vegetables and fruits can be very satisfying, as well as a great activity to keep you outdoors and active all summer long, not to mention eating well! Here’s a look at some great and easy options to include in your edible garden this year.