Articles by: Jason Dwyer
Is a painty design make picture person who has done work for for clients across North America. Currently the Interactive Designer at White Oaks, he does his best to make sure everything is good in the blog hood.

by / on July 30, 2012 at 6:01 am / in CONFERENCE

Making Grand Events

It’s always the little things that count. Especially when it comes to planning a good event, little details can turn out to be the ones that matter most! You gotta give props to good props. For any type of event, whether it be conference, daymeeting, banquet, team building or wedding, subtle touches to the decor add your personalized flair, and [...]

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by / on July 13, 2012 at 3:09 pm / in HOTEL

Sounds of Summer

The Sounds of Summer are alive and well in Niagara this year…perhaps even a little bit louder than usual. After a big kick-off that saw the Tragically Hip playing a Canada Day concert in Niagara-on-the-Lake to a crowd of over 30,000 people, Summer 2012 shows no signs of letting up on live music. If you find yourself on a short or [...]

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by / on May 21, 2012 at 8:02 am / in HOTEL

Lure of the Links

Each summer in the Niagara as the weather grows warm, the lure of the links finds itself in full swing in Canada’s Golf Capital. With over 50 great courses to choose from, including a variety of skill levels from Par 3 beginner’s to several championship level courses, there is a perfect fit for every golfer. For the casual yet demanding [...]

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by / on April 29, 2012 at 7:06 pm / in DINING

Don’t Fear the Tofu

People are often afraid of what they don’t understand. Even if that something happens to be an unassuming jello-like substance consumed by millions of people all over the world. Tofu is clearly the Rodney Dangerfield of the food world…but what exactly is it, and why doesn’t it get any respect? Much of the confusion lies in the fact that tofu [...]

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by / on April 1, 2012 at 4:57 pm / in HOTEL

No Flight Fright

Even in the digital age trip planning can be a stressful ordeal. Whether it’s a month long trek through Europe, or a weekend getaway to NYC, the last thing anyone needs to worry about is taking a bank account hit because the airline you booked with has gone bankrupt. With shrinking profit margins and an ultra competitive market, airline service [...]

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by / on March 8, 2012 at 4:30 pm / in SPA

Mission In-SPA-sibble: Guy at the Spa

Men are ritualistic creatures. They like to eat the same thing for lunch everyday and read the same section of the paper first. Even rituals that one might consider an indication of a deeper underlying instability, like wearing the same pair of playoff socks for two months straight without washing them, seem perfectly logical to males. So what exactly is [...]

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by / on February 21, 2012 at 11:26 am / in DINING

LIV Restaurant Named Diner’s Choice

Setting the tone for new culinary explorations of fresh local ingredients and wine pairings throughout the past decade, LIV Restaurant at White Oaks has been no stranger to awards and distinctions. It has consistently set itself apart from it’s peers by garnering lavish praise and awards while at the same time, not shying away from it’s Niagara roots. 2012 has [...]

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by / on February 9, 2012 at 5:04 pm / in HOTEL, INSPIRE

What’s In a Name?

Check out the woahhh name video…The question “What’s in a Name?” has been posed many times since Shakespeare’s star-cross’d lovers dabbled in puppy love philosphy centuries ago. The answer to this age-old question tends to lie halfway between “Not Much,” and “Everything.” It really depends on who you ask. So when it came time to name the White Oaks Resort [...]

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