One morning, Cathy James walked into The Amish Store in Balderson, Ontario. Three hours later, she left. Read about her half-day shopping trip in Lanark County, where she searched (and found) unique hidden gems with a little “Lanark” twist. From painted furniture, to antique mirrors and rustic birdfeeders, she presents options for every type of shopping experience, whether you’re an artist, vintage lover, sweet toother, home décor inspirer or nature lover (or even if you’re all five).
If you never thought that a simple road could spark your curiosity, initiate historical debates AND bring out your inner geologist, then you have obviously never been introduced to Letterkenny Road. Connecting the hamlets of Brudenell and Quadeville, this fully paved settlement road winds around pristine lakes, and leads you to a prized rose-quartz quarry. […]