After much deliberation, Beare and I are retiring. Time to catch up with our family and friends. Starting the Frontenac Club Inn has been the adventure of a lifetime. Although excited about what lies ahead, the moment is also bittersweet. Our move from Toronto to Kingston nearly 20 years ago has[…]
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Which means, of course, Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! We are sharing our favourite soda bread recipe, easy and delicious. Enjoy! SUSAN’S (NORTHERN) IRISH SODA BREAD INGREDIENTS 4 cups white whole wheat flour 2 tablespoons white sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 4 tablespoons butter, cut into small pieces 1[…]
Join in on one of Ontario’s premier Winter events! Thursday, February 2, 2017 to Sunday, February 5, 2017 Feb Fest features a flurry of fantastic fun: Imagination on Ice figure skating show Hockey Day in Kingston Carr-Harris Cup The Historic Hockey Series Maple Candy Hockey Legend Autograph Signing Public skating[…]
It’s the night before Christmas… we wish for good tidings and peace. For everyone.
The Haunted Walk is an evening walking tour through the quiet streets of the limestone city by lantern-light. This tour features the hangings at the old Courthouse, the Organist’s ghost and the haunted student ghetto house. This tour shows Kingston as it was meant to be seen, up close and[…]
This weekend is all about Queen’s sports! Check out the talented men and women on the field, arena and on the piste! Women’s Soccer – Queen’s vs. UOIT October 14, 2016 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm Athletics Miklas-McCarney Field Women’s and Men’s Invitational Basketball Tournament October 14, 2016 – 6:00pm[…]
Another great WritersFest in Kingston has come to a close. It was a brilliant success and we are so pleased to have donated again to this always great event. Bravo to the organizers and the readers! See you next year!
Always our favourite season at the FCI, the autumn. Apples, freshly sharpened pencils, and the beginning of the changing of the leaves. Bliss. Good luck to all the students on their new academic year (and the parents for smiling bravely at all of the big changes!).
….it flew by……………. We had a very busy summer here at the Inn. Our occupancy rate was great and we welcomed guests from all over the world. A special shout out to our American neighbours! Although hot & humid for may of the days, we all managed to find a[…]