The “Beaton” Path

What’s a Sourdough starter anyway?

What’s a Sourdough starter anyway?

Social distancing and isolation has made many of us into bakers, gardeners and DIY experts on a variety of things! From whipped coffee to Zoom parties, check out these Quarantine Trends!   Dalgona (whipped) Coffee Dalgona coffee originated in South Korea and only...

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To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow

To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow

Those of us in the Ottawa area are a bit nervous to believe that, perhaps maybe, just maybe…..Spring is actually here?! With temperatures rising (slowly but surely) it is time to get gardening! There are lot’s of great Garden Centres to choose from in and around...

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Mother’s Day Done Different

Mother’s Day Done Different

There is no denying it, Mother’s Day will be quite different for most this year. While we may not be able to “gather” in the same way we normally would, there is still much we can do to show the moms in our lives how much they mean to us! Dads pay attention! A Day at...

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Takeout Tuesday – Carleton Place Edition

Takeout Tuesday – Carleton Place Edition

As a follow-up to last week’s post here are some AWESOME Carleton Place take-out options to help spice up your social distancing menu! The Good Food Co (31 Bridge Street) The name of this place is quite accurate and the good news is they are open for take-out, Tuesday...

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Takeout Tuesday – Almonte Edition

Takeout Tuesday – Almonte Edition

If you’re like me…  I’m getting tired of cooking and trying to meal plan for weeks at a time! While it’s important to do this to avoid unnecessary trips to the grocery store it’s getting tiresome! The good news is it’s also VERY important to support our local cafes,...

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TAKING SOME TIME FOR YOU

TAKING SOME TIME FOR YOU

With all of the rapid changes going on in our world right now and the constant information being thrown at us, it is important to remember to take care of our bodies and minds and bring peace and calm into our lives in multiple ways throughout the day. Here are some...

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Keep Calm and Declutter!!!

Keep Calm and Declutter!!!

Calm and collected The experts have said that we need to be social distancing and/or self isolating to do our part right now. There is so much that seems beyond our control……some of us may be feeling anxious and worried. Now, more than ever, we need to be bringing...

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In A World Where You Can Be Anything….Be Kind

In A World Where You Can Be Anything….Be Kind

These are unprecedented times and we need to be making sure we are taking care of one another and taking care of ourselves. Kindness is always a good idea and we need it now more than ever. Here are some great ways to create more kindness in the world right now!...

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March Break Madness!!!

March Break Madness!!!

March break madness!!!   It’s almost March break! If you are still searching for the perfect past time for your kiddos….check out all of these great options available right in Almonte and Carleton Place!   JB Arts- March Break Camp! This camp is perfect for...

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