Longer Lasting Ingredients: A How-To

Do you struggle with buying fresh food and having it go bad? You can definitely go the everything-in-the-fridge soup route or you can check out these ideas from Chef Inny! Here are some of his tips to getting the most life out of your fresh ingredients: Herbs: For most commonly used herbs (think thyme, parsley, sage, tarragon) wash and dry ...

Golf: Go Fore It!

It’s full-on summer and that means that the golf season is in full swing! We’ve got so much to see and do, you’d better plan to stay… Here are just a few of the things happening in our golf department this month: Tee Time: Get out on the course! Join us for our Stay ‘n’ Play package to enjoy a ...

Summer Salads: Tips from the Kitchen

What’s the secret to a delicious summer salad? The chefs in our kitchen say that 2 things are key: keep it raw and keep it seasonal. How do you decide what to add to your plate? At this time of year, some of the best strawberries, asparagus and radishes are available. Add any kind of vinegar, salt and greens to ...

Summer Beauty: Are You On Trend?

The eyes have it! Thick, natural brows and long, full eyelashes are what’s hot this season. Want to DIY? Do your brows cleanly without overly penciling them in, creating a full, natural look and step away from the tweezers! Over-plucking can lead to ingrown hairs and uneven brows, so let your natural look shine through. For your lashes, apply a ...

What’s New On Our Farm This Year?

Our farm provides 80% of the fruit and vegetables for the kitchen in the summer months. Spanning four acres, the farm helps to reduce our carbon footprint, increases our guests’ experience and enriches the resort’s natural beauty and charm. What's new on the farm this year? Well seed: We’ve been working hard to develop our own seedling program in the ...

June: What’s Happening

It’s almost June and we’re celebrating the warmer weather! Relaxing poolside, getting pampered, experiencing fine dining or enjoying the scenic views, Hockley Valley Resort has it all… Located just 45 minutes from Toronto, here’s what’s happening at the resort in June: The Funnies: Get ready for a fun night of laughs - join us for our Yuk Yuk’s comedy night ...

Weddings: Getting High Tech

Have you been to weddings recently where technology has played a large part? Are you planning your wedding? Well, if you’re planning to incorporate technology into your special day, here are some suggestions for how you can make that happen: Full Stream Ahead: Sometimes it’s hard for guests to travel the distance for your wedding, but technology can make the world ...

May: What’s Happening

April showers bring May flowers, warmer weather and the chance to really enjoy spring! Planning for a fun month? So are we! Here’s just some of the fun we have waiting for you at the resort in May: Special Mom-ents: Still searching for that last-minute gift for the special lady in your life? Not to worry, we’ve got you covered! ...