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The Prodigal Child has Returned: Back in Canada!

October 17, 2013

The rumours are true! I’m back in Canada after spending 88 days in the motherland (that’s Africa for those who’ve never been). Since I’ve been back in the land of the True North Strong and Free for the last week, I’ve started reflecting on my time in Africa- and while I managed to post some […]

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Where To Stay: ALT Hotel Toronto Pearson

July 16, 2013

Prior to my exciting 3-month African adventure for the summer of 2013 I had the opportunity to check out the ALT Hotel at Toronto Pearson International Airport.  I had heard many good things about the ALT Hotel, both from other bloggers – such as Alicia from My Life Untethered and Cailin from Travel Yourself – […]

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Taking a Cooking Class at St Lawrence Market

June 5, 2013

“Today we’re going to do knife skills 101.”  The chef who leads the cooking class at St Lawrence Market announced to us. I immediately had visions of sharp blades coming into contact with my finger tips – a bloody mess.  ‘Don’t they know I’m known as Little Miss Clusterf**k?  This sounds like a horrible idea.’ I […]

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TBEX Tips: Ways of Getting Around Toronto

April 19, 2013

With TBEX Toronto just around the corner and flocks of travel bloggers and industry professionals making the trek to Canada’s largest city, learning about the different ways of getting around Toronto must be at the forefront of everybody’s minds. Here are some helpful hints regarding transportation for those who find themselves in Toronto, for TBEX […]

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Capture the Seasons: Canadian Edition

October 5, 2012

I’m all for travel blogger memes, especially memes that allow me to showcase my photography or share my memories or experiences with readers.  Recently I’ve participated in the Travel Blogger Relay, the Capture the Colour contest and now thanks to being nominated not once, but twice – I am honoured to share my photos for […]

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Photo Friday! Week 33: Niagara Escarpment in Autumn

February 3, 2012

Niagara Falls, Canada November 2007

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2011 in Review

December 30, 2011

219 days outside of Canada, 5 countries, 12 flights, 4 bus tours, 1 hired car, 1 case of bed bugs, 5 days in the hospital, 2 rented flats, 2 on-the-road romances, countless friends gained and a lifetime of memories made. Looking back on 2011 in review, it’s amazing to think of everything that happened.  2011 […]

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Photo Friday! Week 13: Ston(e)y Lake

September 2, 2011

Ston(e)y Lake, Lakefield, Ontario, Canada August 2011

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Photo Friday! Week 10: Cape Forchu

August 6, 2011

  Cape Forchu, Nova Scotia, Canada June 2006 (before I owned a DSLR)

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Photo Friday! Week 9: Old Port Montreal

July 30, 2011

Old Port, Montreal, Quebec, Canada July 2008

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