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Oreo Solutions with Adventures in Excellence

When is the best time to do teambuilding? Everyday! Mark O’Dell, Director of Team Development for Adventures in Excellence shares his perspective on why teambuilding is key to a successful work environment.   Looking to plan your next meeting? Discover the new Deerhurst. From fresh accommodations, year-round activities, teambuilding programs by Adventures in Excellence and […]

How to Upscale Your Mac’n Cheese with Lobster

It’s time to upscale winter’s ultimate comfort food. Is there anything better than some good old mac’n cheese? We didn’t think so either, but then Deerhurst’s Executive Chef David Bakker added lobster and the whole world got turned upside down! BEST IDEA EVER. What you’ll need: 2 Tbsp vegetable oil – 2 tbsp. 1 clove […]

Arrowhead’s Ice Skating Trail Goes International!

In case you haven’t heard …Arrowhead Provincial Park’s 1.5km Ice Skating Trail is international news! This past Friday, Ontario’s not-so-hidden gem was shared with the world on LIVE! with Kelly & Michael. So will you be adding this Muskoka experience to your bucket list? Plan your trip! Just 10 minutes from Deerhurst, the park is […]

Top Reasons Why Muskoka is Winter’s Best ‘Staycation’

With the new year here you’ve likely started to map out your 2016 vacation and while you may be dreaming of sunny beaches down south, a ‘staycation’ may be your better choice. With the Canadian dollar at a low (and speculation of a further decrease), why not explore your own backyard? Muskoka was just named […]

How to Weatherproof Your Holidays in Muskoka

Muskoka is known for its white Christmases, and is often covered in white stuff when there’s not flake to be found near the city. Even with this December’s mild temps, we’re not counting out snow just yet. With the holidays fast approaching you need a plan because the kids will be on holidays for two […]

Deconstructing Your Holiday Turkey

How to Roast an Entire Holiday Turkey in an Hour Deconstructed Turkey … It’s A Thing! Looking to do your holiday dinner a little differently this year? Trying to figure out a way to have the traditional turkey dinner, but without all the mess and pressure of carving the perfect bird in front of all […]

A Perfect “Work Family” Getaway

RL Solutions "Collabratory" Session Wows… When a software developer like RL Solutions decides it’s time for a company retreat, you can bet they’re looking for an out-of-the-box experience. Keynote speakers and breakout sessions are fine, but RL Solutions has a work culture that emphasizes comradery and a head office that comes equipped with its own […]

Why It’s Key to Plan Next Year’s Golf Tournament Now

Whether it’s a company golf day, charitable fundraiser or an out-of-town outing, make next year the year to come out swinging! Now is the perfect time to gather a few ideas to help keep your eye on the ball – and planning on the fairway. Here are a few tips to help get your 2016 […]

It’s Time for Your Team to Rise & Shine in Muskoka

hen you think of Muskoka, does summer automatically come to mind? The truth is, with so much to do year-round, Muskoka truly is a four-season destination for business or pleasure. Here are the top reasons for meeting in Muskoka this Fall: 1. There’s still TONS to do! From ATV off-roading and Paintball tournaments to zipping […]

ATV Touring: Fun on Four Wheels (no not your car!)

ATV Touring: Fun on Four Wheels Muskoka is the perfect place to get out and explore on four wheels, and no we don’t mean your car! ATVing is quickly becoming one of the best ways to explore on land – fun, exhilarating and safe! Whether you’re a rookie or a seasoned rider, there’s options and […]