Posts in Julie Card's Out and About

How not to screw up a roast - a simple solution

05 March, 2019

Sometimes, you just need a little help from your friends. Let me back up a bit. I happen to have a bit of a history of buying budget cuts of meat on sale and then attempting to turn them into a cul... (more)

Local Events & Things to Do

19 February, 2019

There is no shortage of fun things to do in our area including events, workshops, classes and festivals.  Whether it’s a fitness challenge, charitable event that raises funds for importa... (more)


08 February, 2019

Skiers and snowboarders at Blue Mountain Resort, Ontario’s largest mountain resort, will be able to enjoy an even better on-hill experience this winter, thanks to a new LED lighting system. T... (more)

Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain Voted 3rd in Canada by Spa Visitors

08 February, 2019

Ontario’s popular spa destination voted 3rd in Canada, and 16th overall by North American spa connoisseurs. Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain, the unique outdoor nature spa in Ontario, started the... (more)

Collingwood ….. Gateway to the west

27 October, 2018

Bet you haven’t thought about that recently…. Yet… until only a hundred or so years ago the Great Lakes was the only route to the west and Collingwood was the access to the Grea... (more)


23 July, 2018 is about connecting consumers, both local and visitors to the area,  with local attractions, events and businesses - helping people find the choices that  ... (more)

Double Dollars Marketplace

20 February, 2018

The Double Dollars Marketplace is a on-line program that provid... (more) - How It Began

26 January, 2018

It was... (more)

13 Fun things to do on Grey Road 13

26 January, 2018

Day tripping or just getting out and about for an hour or two led us to a drive along Grey Road 13 from start to finish so we’d thought we’d share some of the fun, neat and cool things ... (more)