Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Since taking on the role of BIA administrator last November, many people have asked me What is the Downtown Haliburton Business Improvement Area (BIA)?
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
In my 20 years of learning about yoga, I have come to understand that every style and every teacher has his or her own focus for the practice. I have always really enjoyed learning from all of it. Yoga has never just been about my physical body.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Jim awoke not wanting to get out of bed. The house was nicely cool for sleeping but now it felt cold and uninviting. By contrast, the bed was like a warm mitt, soft and comforting.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
All cemeteries have stories. A few are true. Perhaps they have alternative facts. In Highland Grove three ladies push on with their genealogy research to uncover the truth and record their results for future generations.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
I had no idea that my sister was suffering. She had been divorced for a couple of years and had started to go on dates again. The year was 2004 and she had met who we thought was a really nice man. We had met him several times.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
As we plan for our Haliburton Village BIA annual general meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 1, it is so important to thank the volunteers that serve on the board of management.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
January always brings new opportunities. Would you like to be more fit, eat healthier, have more leisure time, and perhaps even a career change? Anything and everything seems achievable in our dreams and wishes.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Come To Town Tuesdays! Kids, come and join the staff from the Haliburton Highlands Museum and Dysart Recreation to Play in the Park at 2 p.m. across from the information caboose at Head Lake Park.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
We knew when it was built that it was special. How could it not be when it took so much collaboration to make it happen? The old Wilberforce library branch could not be made accessible so the Municipality of Highlands East wanted a new branch. The Halibur
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
I am not a Buddhist but I like to learn about Buddhist practices that give me tools to live more skillfully in my life. I think we can all agree that if we have good conduct and offer good action into the world, the world is a better place ...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
The flower baskets are ordered, the banners are ready and the Haliburton Village BIA (Business Improvement Area) is set for the busiest season of the year.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
As an active member of the Canadian Decorator s Association (CDECA), and vice chair of its national board of representatives, I recently had the privilege of leading one of the association s design award competition panels. Throughout the day-long judgin
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Let s go out and about in April. I am definitely going out and about in April on my personal spring fling and with so many choices in and around the Village; it seems I will be very busy!
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Everyone knows that as we age, our bodies go through a metamorphosis in step with old man time. As likely candidates, some of us may suffer from a decrease in physical strength, mobility, or ocular (eye) degeneration, to name a few. But did you know that
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Genre fiction is tricky. Just because you like murder mysteries, does that mean you will like them all? If genre fiction is produced by a literary author, does it fall into the genre?