What’s on this Weekend in Hanover

The first month of 2019 is very nearly behind us, and that means only 2 more months of winter. If the winter weather, has gotten you down, take a look at whats happening this weekend in Hanover.

Friday February 1st is a PA day for many kinds in town, there are two awesome events running:

Clowning Around with Petunia the Clown at 9:00am at the Hanover Civic Centre

At this event you can learn all aspects of being a clown from face painting to balloon twisting and even magic skills. Program runs from 9:00am to 4:00pm for ages 9-14. For more information and registration details visit the link above.

If clowning isn’t your thing check out

PA Day Camp Snowflake Fun at the P&H Centre.  

A full day of swimming, skating, snow man making tobogganing as well as winter crafts and hot chocolate. There is literally something for every kid to enjoy. For more information and registration details visit the link above.

For even more fun this weekend check out the Hanover Events Calendar 

Don’t feel like making plans? The Hanover Flea Market is open Friday Sunday 9-5 (weather permitting) come in and browse our large selection of vendors!

 

Starbucks Drinks That Will Make You Excited For The Holidays

On those cold winter nights, Starbucks is always around the corner to help you cozy up to the fireplace. Make sure you become a rewards member so you can get the benefits (free drinks)!

#1 Caramel Brulée Latte 
This latte is one of our favorites – Espresso, steamed milk, and rich Caramel Brulee Sauce, topped with whipped cream and Caramel Brulee Topping. Watching your calorie count? Ask for no toppings and half sweet.

#2 Peppermint Mocha
You can’t go the holiday season without a mix of hot chocolate, peppermint, and coffee. This drink is making a come back this year filled with espresso, steamed milk, sweet mocha sauce, and peppermint-flavored syrup. It’s all topped off with whipped cream and dark chocolate curls.

#3 Eggnog Latte
A holiday classic that is made with rich, steamed eggnog and our signature espresso. Then we top it off with a dusting of ground nutmeg for the perfect finish.

 

The Best of November | Top 3 Things You Should Consider Doing

November is often unnoticed – it is the passing month from the transition of Halloween to Christmas. However, the month of November is filled with fun, adventure, pre-Christmas planning, and epic chilly nights out.

#1 Crunching Leaves
We all agree that one of the best feelings in fall is the crunch of the colorful ground. Also as a kid, we all remember making those comfy leaf beds.

#2 Black Friday
Don’t forget to plan this day ahead to secure your parking spot. Don’t forget online shopping.

#3 Bon Fires with Friends and Family
Nothing is better than a crisp November night sitting next to a Bonfire and roasting marshmallows.

 

 

So which one are you most excited for? Let us know in the comments – we’d love to hear from you.

Spooky Halloween Cookies You Must Make This Season

Halloween is just around the corner which means sugar (for both you and your children)! You’re probably already stocked up on chocolate bars for all your trick or treater; however, you must prepare with the best spooky Halloween cookies and treats. After spending an unhealthy amount of time researching the internet, we have gathered the best Halloween cookies recipes to make this season.

#1 Mummy Pops

These are perfect for your kids and for you!
Get the Recipe here

#2 Jack Skellington Oreo Pops

During this time of year, its a must to have a Jack Skellington theme treat.
Get the Recipe here

#3 White Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

This one is colourful, delicious, and easy to make!
Get the Recipe here

#4 Monster Cookie Eyes

Stay scary with these spooky eyes
Get the Recipe here

These cookies are the best for family gatherings, events or a (horror) movie snack.

Top 3 Places in Ontario to See Fall Colours

As mentioned in one of our previous blog posts – we think fall is one of the most beautiful seasons. During this time of year, places all over Canada begin to see the leaves change. With a focus on Ontario – we have selected our top 3 places to see these beautiful changes in nature.

#1) Niagara Parkway
This place is amazing! And while you’re in the area we recommend checking out Niagara Falls too.

#2) Agawa Canyon
This place is not as recognized as the others. Tucked away in the Great Lakes we recommend taking the train to see the place for all of its beauty

alley-in-forrest-during-fall-season

#3) Bruce Trail
You may already know if this area for the popular summertime cliff diving in the Tobermory. This time of year we recommend to prepare for a beautiful sight with fewer people.

people-walking-in-forrest-during-fall-season