Category Archives: Ontario Wellness

Finding Wellness at iwa Spa in Blue Mountain Village


With apologies to Julie Andrews and her 1965 classic The Sound of Music, “The hills are alive with the touch of wellness” at Blue Mountain Resort. It’s Ontario’s largest mountain resort and is about a two-hour drive from Toronto.  Originally established as a ski resort in 1941 by Jozo Weider, Blue Mountain Resort is now […]

Ste. Anne’s Spa: Discovering Bliss in Northumberland Hills

In this pandemic year, stress seeds have been planted in my mind and body germinating at a rapid pace. They are unwelcome guests and detrimental to my physical and mental wellbeing.  My decades-long spa addiction has suffered these long months.  Time to act.  With travel restrictions and quarantines in effect, my go-to spa getaway, Thailand, […]