We have a lot of distractions in our every day lives, and the prevalence of technology is a sure-fire contributor. With phones beeping notifications at us throughout the day – reminding us it’s our long-lost friend’s birthday, suggesting we check out our sister-in-law’s most recent gram-worthy moment, and letting us know the latest trending news – it can quickly take over. Sometimes what we need is a little technology detox to spend a little less time with the screens in our lives and a little more time with the people who matter most. One Wanderer recently did just this in Hastings Highlands, spending a day tapping into her inner child and rediscovering the fun of winter at her family’s cabin on Baptiste Lake. Click here to read her story and have a look at our list of 6 cabins to cozy up in for your own break this winter.
Before Michael Schiedel-Webb came to live full-time in Haliburton, he had never made beer. Not once. Not ever. His first batch came from a really big home-brew kit, located in the living room of his cottage, in the middle of the winter. “It was minus ten, and we had to do some of it outside,” […]