Jennifer Batler

Jennifer Batler is Events Editor and head writer for The Anchor. She has written extensively on news, culture, and the writing process. You can find her fiction most recently in The Puritan Magazine.

experiences

Fall Fairs

The leaves are changing colour and that can only mean one thing: it’s time to visit the midway and feast on some cotton candy at these awesome local fairs.
by Jennifer Batler
experiences

Five Romantic Spots in Northumberland County

It’s not hard to find something to do on date night in Northumberland (in fact, we had a hard time keeping this list of lovely spots to just five!). Whether it’s a walk along the waterfront or an elegant dinner by candlelight, read on for a roundup of our favourite romantic places.
by Jennifer Batler
style + wellness

Must-Visit Vintage Shops

You don’t have to go all the way to Queen West to find good vintage—Northumberland County has some of the best thrift-store shopping around! And if you’re visiting, it’s worth making a stop at the stores below to find that perfect item that has friends asking, “Where’d you get that?”
by Jennifer Batler
experiences

Exciting Workshops Happening in May

If spring fever has you itching to let your creative side bloom or to learn something new, Northumberland County has a ton of unique workshops on offer this month. From photography to beekeeping, we’ve selected five we’re especially excited about.
by Jennifer Batler