The Ultimate Guide to the Perfect Long Weekend

Girls just wanna have sun! The May long weekend marks the unofficial start to summer and we’re here to help you live it up. Whether you’re headed to a cottage or city celebrating, we have some ideas to make this long weekend extra amazing.



Long weekends are made for indulging

♥ Ultimate Summer BBQ Guide

Is it even the May long weekend if you don’t BBQ? The ultimate guide to summer BBQing here.

♥ What’s in Season?

Buying fresh and in season produce can make the world of difference. There are so many amazing fruits and veg in season in May, like asparagus, mango, and rhubarb. See the May produce guide here.

♥ Boards

You can never go wrong with a sharing board. These are the best way to serve all of your long weekend friends. Customize it how you would like, so there’s something on it for everyone! Here’s how.


Nothing better than a cool drink on a warm day.

♥ Sangria is a staple summer drink, both refreshing and sweet. Serve up some super sangria with this recipe.

♥ Not a wine lover? Punch is the perfect alternative. Pour some punch with this recipe.





♥ Biking is a great way to get some exercise and enjoy the spring weather. There’s loads of bike trails all over Ontario, which you can find here.

♥ If physical exercise isn’t your thing, exercise your mind! With so many to choose from, board games are the best way to kill some time with your family and friends.




Your May long weekend music could make or break the party! Make sure you bring your speakers wherever you go, and turn up the tunes. Spotify has loads of premade playlists for all kinds of occasions. Find a playlist you like, or get some song inspo from one of our playlists here.

Don’t forget to check out our Pinterest for loads of inspo for food, drinks, and all things summer!