JOY’n Us Events
Sep25

JOY’n Us Events

Doing what you love. It’s a simple concept, but not always are we lucky enough to find a career that truly is a labor of love. When we sat down with Karen Kamphuis, owner of JOY’n Us Events, we were not only impressed, but inspired by her company’s vision is to assist not-for-profit organizations reach their operational goals. Beyond her passion for the not-for-profit sector, Karen also loves to help people achieve their event and...

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Classic Cars – 1971 Corvette Stingray
Aug21

Classic Cars – 1971 Corvette Stingray

One of the Commandments reads, “Thou shall not covet thy neighbour’s wife.” However, I don’t think there’s one that says, “Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour’s 1971 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. That’s a good thing, because in this case, the “thy neighbour” is “my neighbour”… and I do! Yes, just next door, just several short feet away, sits a stunning “Bridgehampton Blue” 1971 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, with gleaming chrome bumpers...

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Put a Feather in Your Hat!
Aug21

Put a Feather in Your Hat!

The only sure thing in life is change, they say, and that can certainly be said about hats! Hats have certainly had an up and down, and up again, history. They have been worn for practical, fashionable, social and other reasons. And fortunately today offers up so many choices to wear one and make it fun. A “Hatted” History The earliest known documented hats were from just before 3000 BC in Egypt. However, “Otzi” the “Iceman” found...

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Exploring the Pillars of Education and Training
Aug21

Exploring the Pillars of Education and Training

Knowledge is power. And the power of education can be instrumental at any age, and at any stage of life. With an ever-growing presence within the region, both from an educational and community standpoint, Humber College continues to foster relationships with our region in order to contribute by offering education and training that’s geared to enrich our community and beyond. Once again we had the pleasure to speak with Joe Andrews,...

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Wedding Dress Preservation
Aug21

Wedding Dress Preservation

One of the biggest decisions a bride has to make is the dress she’s going to wear on her big day. Women can spend months searching and trying on every dress possible, until one day she finds the perfect one, and she is stunning. The cost itself really doesn’t matter when it comes to the perfect dress; it’s really about how she feels in it, which only adds to the biggest day of the bride’s life. This is why it’s so important to...

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Living the Classic Car Lifestyle
May22

Living the Classic Car Lifestyle

“They just don’t build ‘em like they used to!” When it comes to classic cars, and those who not only own them, but truly appreciate them, this sentiment rings very true. The love for classic automobiles has a long tradition and history. Collectors, both young and old, tend to have so many different reasons for why they love these classics, and with all the new technology we hear about when it comes to the auto industry, sometimes it’s...

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Humber Orangeville Pathways Programs
May16

Humber Orangeville Pathways Programs

Life is a journey. Actually, it can be a series of journeys with people, lessons, and experiences, all which help us shape and mold our lives and our futures. Education can be instrumental in creating your life journey, and often will help you discover the direction your life can take. Choosing your path on the “journey of education” can often be overwhelming, and at times a little frightening. But the incredible staff, resources, and...

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Sit. Stay. Fetch.
May16

Sit. Stay. Fetch.

A clear perk of my job here at the magazine is that there are so many incredible stories that I have the privilege to share. This particular story represents a once in a lifetime opportunity, and one that I was thrilled to take part in, not only because the subject matter is so close to my heart, but also due to the strong sense of pride there is in knowing that an internationally acclaimed dog training facility just happens to be...

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