Planning the Ultimate Weekend Getaway

May 14, 2016 in Entertainment, Featured, In the Media, Life, The Dish, Uncategorized

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  With the weather beginning to warm up summer will soon be here. Time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Can’t take vacation time? Don’t despair – a weekend getaway is the perfect solution to relax, renew, and recover from those crazy work weeks. Grab a drink, message your girls, and keep reading because we have the ultimate planning guide for your weekend getaway. First up for consideration is budget. Knowing your budget is critical to creating a stress free break. No one wants to worry about money on a trip. Don’t forget to factor into the budget spending money for food, shopping, admission fees, cabs, buses, and tips. Travelling in groups for a weekend can bring people together. Try to choose friends who get along – it will avoid any unnecessary drama. Pick travel dates and select a destination. For weekend getaways opt for a closer destination to minimize travel time and maximize the fun. Some of our favourite local travel spots include: Ottawa, Montreal, Camping at Bruce Peninsula, Cottage rentals in Huntsville or Kawarthas, Vineyard tours in Niagara, and Blue Mountain in Collingwood. So now with the location, dates, and people to travel with decided; next up create bucket lists for: “must-see”, “must-eat”, and “must-experience”. Ask each person to provide ideas and ensure at least one item from everyone’s list is included. This will help ensure everyone can experience something they wanted and helps maintain group harmony. Selecting accommodations should take into account the “bucket-list” items.
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Upper Canada Soap Featured Challenge on CBC’s Redemption Inc.

February 6, 2012 in Entertainment

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Upper Canada Soap will be featured as the fifth unique and entertaining challenge on CBC’s Redemption Inc. on Monday February 6th, 2012 at 9PM EST. It’s a new prime-time series in which Kevin O’Leary (Dragon’s Den, The Lang & O’Leary Exchange) gives 10 ex-cons the opportunity of a lifetime: a chance to set up their own business with a start-up investment of $100,000 from his own pocket. In each episode, there is a revealing challenge that will test the contestants’ skills from marketing and selling, to their ability to lead and work as a team Tune in to CBC to get a behind-the-scenes look at how things operate in an awesome Canadian bath and beauty company!

[Exclusive Premiere] The Awesome Canadian Woman Video

January 30, 2012 in Beauty, Entertainment, Featured

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To thank you for being our readers, we wanted YOU to be one of the FIRST to view the AWESOME CANADIAN WOMAN video. Since 1969, Upper Canada Soap has celebrated women and all things Canadian. Watch how with one application of Naturally Signature Golden Maple Sugar product, this Canadian woman turns into the AWESOME CANADIAN WOMAN. Watch. Enjoy. SHARE.