Category Archives: Food & Drink

Week 25: Earth’s Harvest Farm

  Hello North Grenville! How are you?  I hope all is well.  This space has been pretty quiet over the past month as I’ve had lots of writing work to keep me busy.  Between you and me, I was still able to … Continue reading

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Week 24 – Kemptville Kinsmen Farmers’ Market

Every year around this time I turn into a Christmas bear. Despite the sunshine, blue skies, and blatant lack of snow, Christmas carols jingle their way into my head. I daydream about the hand-knit gifts that I want to make for everyone on my list. … Continue reading

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Week 21 – Grahame’s Bakery

A couple of weeks ago we went through a rainy spell and I learned something about toddlers and the rain: you can only keep them inside for so long.  On Tuesday of that week, that particular threshold was 5:15pm.  The … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Roundup – June 14 {and RibFest!}

Hello Everyone, I hope you’re ready for the famous Kemptville Hey Day!  Over 54 years, this two-day event has raised over $1 million for the Kemptville District Hospital. Taking place in the North Grenville Curling Club {200 Reuben Crescent, Kemptville, … Continue reading

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Week 19 – The Dandelion Festival

The Dandelion Festival is upon us and I couldn’t be more excited!  Last year was the first time I experienced the local festival, which celebrates the sights, sounds, and flavours of Kemptville and the surrounding areas.  Joe, Matteo, and I arrived … Continue reading

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Week 13: Moose Mart

One of my favourite family holidays growing up was when my parents would rent a cottage and we’d spend a week at the beach.  No matter which town we visited, there was always one of those stores that sells everything … Continue reading

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Week 12: The Branch Restaurant & Texas Grill

This week’s adventure took me to The Branch Restaurant and Texas Grill.  It’s not an easy feat to sum up The Branch.  It’s not just a restaurant or a music venue; it’s a community hub.  Co-owners Bruce Enloe and Nicole LeBlanc … Continue reading

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