September in Niagara means wine lovers come together to appreciate the grape at the Niagara Wine Festival. For three weekends wineries from all over Niagara come and set up in Montebello Park to celebrate the area’s grape-y goodness. There’s also live music to keep the crowd hopping. It’s a great place to get acquainted with […]


Anyone that knows me at least a little bit knows how much I love food, especially trying new foods when I’m travelling. A big highlight for me here in The Philippines is to try lots of delicacies that are unique to the country. I’ve been here almost a week now and I’ve managed to try […]


Whenever I travel I try to sample some of the local cuisine, and boy have I had some strange stuff! During my Euro trip back in 2012, I had a few tasty (and not-so-tasty) treats during my adventures. If you’re heading to any of these places and feel like being adventurous – try some! It’s […]


Okay, so I’m not a true local in that I wasn’t born in Waterloo. However I was a member of the co-op program at the University of Waterloo, so I lived in the city on-and-off from 2009 to 2014. Over the years I found some delicious little places to eat, and as many people travel […]


This past weekend I returned to Montréal with a close friend of mine for our annual girls weekend.  Since our last trip my friend has chosen the vegetarian route, and I was so excited to venture for fabulous veggies in the land of smoked meat.  If you’re looking for a way to eat healthy (and […]


This past weekend I had the pleasure of being a personal tour guide in beautiful Montréal.  I spent a fair amount of time prior to the trip trying to narrow down what was necessary for someone to see when experiencing the city for the first time.  After a lot of list-making and process of elimination, I […]