Brimberly Village at the Pembina Threshermen’s Museum

I had the opportunity to visit the Pembina Threshermen’s Museum last week even though they have already closed for the season. Their newest exhibit, Brimberly Village is a 4000 square foot life-size early-mid-1900s indoor ‘street village’ that offers the museum’s visitors yet another distinct and different opportunity ~ to “walk through…

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RJ Visits Altona

Oh, come with me, to a place, to a faraway land, Where the parks contain lots of art, Come on down, stop on by, Down the highway and say hi, It’s another Altonian Night! Altonian niiiiights, like Altonian daaaays, More often than not, You’ll spend more time than you thought,…

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RJ Visits Manitou

Oh, Manitou. More than a small town, indeed. You may know Manitou because of Nellie McClung, but there’s a lot more to see than just her homes. It was a successful first trip for me to Manitou! From the beautiful homes to the beautiful parks, there is a lot to…

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RJ Visits Miami

The Miami strip in Florida ain’t got nothin’ on the Norton Strip in Miami, Manitoba. I parked my car, and I just went walking. I’m not kidding — all of these photos were taken over the course of maybe an hour or so, just strolling down Norton, and a few…

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RJ Visits Austin

It appears that a lot more people need to see the beauty that is Austin, Manitoba. 🙂 After the poll between Elm Creek and Austin, I debated whether I would still feature the losing community. I asked a friend of mine what they thought, and they thought Austin was just a…

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What’s happening this week in Central Manitoba…

September 30 – October 6 The Roland Pumpkin Fair in Roland Manitoba is the place to be if you ever wondered how big a pumpkin could be. Last years champion weighed in at 1,753.5lbs! Other activities like Agriculture & Educational Displays, Classic Car Display, and children’s activities, and delicious pumpkin…

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RJ Visits Elm Creek

CONGRATULATIONS ELM CREEK! You came out to play, so I couldn’t possibly let rain stop me from visiting you again, could I? Of course not! People had asked what sort of places there were to go in the town, so I took as many photos as I could. 🙂. Took a…

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Crazy Lady’s Cafeteria & Take Out

I was in Carman this morning, so we decided to head to Crazy lady’s cafeteria and take out Carman after seeing their lunch special on Facebook. It was a hard to choose what to order, their special of Schnitzel, German potato salad, and cucumber salad sounded so tasty. But I…

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Prairie Hill Motor Cross

It’s hard to believe that after 10 years it has taken me this long to check out this fast-paced, high adrenaline extreme sport right in my own back yard. On September 8, 2019, I officially made it through the gate. Kelly Morrow, a good friend of mine agreed to take…

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