Old Order Mennonites – In My Own Backyard

Welcome to In My Own Backyard!

For those of you familiar with Canada, especially Ontario, you will be familiar with the multitude of various cultures which now call Ontario home.   But, did you know that in a quiet little town just north of one of Ontario’s largest cities, Kitchener-Waterloo, there remains to this day a large congregation of Old Order Mennonites?

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Mature Women Travel Solo Too

When we think of solo travel, the young millennial, backpacking across Europe and sleeping in hostels is usually what comes to mind.  A recent study has shown that 71% of women who travel solo were shall we say….”mature women”.

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The Lavender Farm – In My Own Backyard

Welcome to In My Own Backyard

Welcome back to this week’s edition of In My Own Backyard.

I have lived in the Brant County area for the majority of my life, and I had no idea until last year that I had a lavender farm right here in my own backyard (notwithstanding that I drove right by the street that it was on every weekend).

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Explore Big Cities Ontario

Welcome back to the “Explore” series!

Since international travel has come to a complete halt for the unforseeable future, now is the perfect time to start exploring areas in our own Province (Ontarians or visitors to Ontario, the Explore series is for you).

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How to Eat Healthy and Stay Fit While Travelling

Maintaining a healthy nutrition plan and exercise routine while travelling is a struggle that is very near and dear to everyone’s hearts.   Striking that perfect balance between having fun and enjoying amazing food and the fruity drinks while at the same time maintaining our usual nutrition plan and exercise routine can be challenging to say the least.

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