‘travel’ Category

Jamaica-me Hungry!

Jamaica-me Hungry!

It’s no secret I base many of my travel decisions on the food I can eat while I’m away – and that was the main reason for choosing Jamaica for a winter getaway. I’ve been there once before – briefly on a press trip – two years ago and remember eating the most delicious jerk […]

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Italian favourites in Toronto

Italian favourites in Toronto

On July 3oth I went on BT Toronto to talk about some of my favourite foods from my recent trip to Italy with G Adventures and the places in Toronto that give me a taste of Italy. I went on a Local Living trip in Tuscany where I stayed at a beautiful agriturismo (farm house). […]

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Koalas and kangaroos, oh my!

Koalas and kangaroos, oh my!

I love my Canadian friends for asking if I have been able to cuddle koalas and kangaroos while in Australia. Well, I can see koalas being cuddly but not so much the ‘roos. They are apparently HUGE pests in Australia and the country has a koala problem. But they’re so cute and…exotic to me. My […]

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What goes around, comes around…

What goes around, comes around…

Something happened to me last week here in Melbourne, Australia that had me so enraged, I banged out an angry email to my close friends and vented on Twitter in total frustration.
On my third day in Melbourne, I went to the grocery store to pick up few things. Standing at the back of line only […]

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‘Roo Land

‘Roo Land

Vegemite is not nice to my mouth. But you can eat it if you want.
My 8 weeks of being a hobo have commenced and I am happily in Melbourne, Australia. I’ve been here just under a week and have had heat and sun every day. So far I lounge around drinking really good coffee and […]

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