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I have a not-so-secret to share with you: it still feels weird to be back home. Despite that I’m often wanderlusting for the perpetual sunshine, döner, and black sand beaches, being home gives me an opportunity to explore what’s around me. Also, the extended summer we’ve been having here in Southern Ontario has been fabulous for […]

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I haven’t had much of a chance to work on more posts as Robin and I have been doing a lot of island hopping, but I managed to get together some of my favourite shots from our trek up Mt Pinatubo. In the photos you can really see the difference between the clear skies and […]

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Don’t get me wrong, Taal was a lovely volcano, but it just wasn’t enough! I needed more… so off to Mt Pinatubo we went! After asking around and hearing wonderful reviews, we stayed with Allan at his guesthouse in Santa Juliana. If you’re heading for a trek up, definitely stay with Allan. His hospitality is unmatched and […]

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As promised, some shots from the trek up Taal Volcano! So many great lookouts and such beautiful scenery – if you’re in the area of Tagaytay, this is a must-do! Make sure you take lots of water if it’s a hot sunny day, you’ll need it as the trail is steadily uphill with not many […]

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Grey Bruce county is fortunate to have a number of waterfalls within it, with three being located extremely close to Owen Sound. Whenever Mom and I visit, we check out Inglis Falls as my family heritage has ties to the old grist mill.  Before making our way home last Friday, Mom and I decided to up the […]

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Last week one of my oldest friends Alex came up to visit from Michigan, and for a change of pace (as well as the fact that my mother has taken over our spare bedroom) we stayed at Robin’s family’s place in Stoney Creek. Out of all the times that Alex has come to visit, I believe […]

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Three posts in one week? What is this madness?! A smaller post today though as I just had to share some of the photos from my hike earlier this week. Robin and I decided to enjoy the beautiful weather we’ve been having and do some hiking around Decew Falls. Just southeast of Brock University, this […]