5 Fab Fall Hikes

Scenic hikes are one of my favourite ways to enjoy all four seasons, but there is something extra special about exploring in the Fall. On any given Sunday you will likely find Chris and I soaking up the harvest sun, breathing in the crisp air, and feasting on the vibrant colours from these vistas. Aside…

Bargains 4 Back 2 School + Back 2 Business

The days were hot, long and lazy, but now it’s cooling off, getting dark sooner and we are starting to get that urge to “do” again. The beginning of September not only marks the return of the school year but it’s also known as the unofficial re-start of the business year. If you’re like us,…

Northern Happenings: August 15 – September 15

These hot happenings are guaranteed to spice up your schedule. Whether you are single, looking for date ideas for someone special or searching for family fun, there is something in the North for everyone. Check back often for more of the latest and greatest! North Bay Farmers MarketWhen: Saturday’s May 18-Oct 12, Wednesday’s May 22-Oct…

ON THE EDGE Fringe Festival

Northern Heart + Home talks with Kelsey Ruhl, Artistic Director of North Bay’s ON THE EDGE Fringe Festival. Kelsey is an active visual and performance artist in theatre, TV and film. She also tours with The Proscenium Club. For the last five years she has worked with other Northern artists to make the fringe festival…

The Northern Hand Q+A: Chuck and Wood Woodworking

The Northern Hand: this interview series recognizes local artists, vendors and businesses with outstanding handmade offerings. Each profile showcases and highlights unique products that can be found right here, in the North. Terry Leszczak is a maker of custom modern furniture, live edge and steel designs. As owner of North Bay based Chuck and Wood,…

Morning Motivation: Free 15 Minute Guided Yoga Video!

We at Northern Heart + Home love ourselves some yoga but aren’t always able to make it to the studio. We figured others could relate so we asked one of the best yoga instructors in the business to create a video that could be done from ANYWHERE! Get your body moving as Northern-born and internationally…

The Health Benefits of Yoga & Thai Massage

Northern Heart + Home is pleased to welcome Natalie DeMarco as a special guest contributor! Natalie has a Human Kinetics Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Guelph. She also earned certifications for Thai Yoga Massage in Thailand, as well as Classical Hatha Yoga in Rishikesh, India. Here Natalie details her journey to wellness…

Northern Happenings: July 15 – August 15

We got you covered with these hot happenings, guaranteed to make a splash in your social schedule. Whether you are single, looking for date ideas for someone special or searching for family fun, there is something in the North for everyone. Check back often for more of the latest and greatest! North Bay Farmers MarketWhen:…