belated quickie

Belated Quickie | alltheamusement.com

I was reminded when I saw a text from my sister-in-law at 6am that somehow I missed Tell All Tuesday yesterday. I guess that’s what happens when life is just speeding along in full-throttle, and a holiday Monday is thrown into the mix!

This week has been especially exciting, despite the fact that it’s only Wednesday. Here’s the breakdown: Continue reading

travel to taste – canadian favourites

Most people remember the feeling of hot sand between their toes and salty water in their eyes. They talk about touring world-renowned galleries, or seeing that famous landmark that adorns travel brochures and souvenir shot-glasses. They laugh when recalling sketchy hostels with squeaky, lumpy bunk-beds that only costed £9 a night (what do you expect?!)

Believe me, I have those memories. 

But my favourite ones, by far, are the tastes. The “I Had Heaven in My Mouth” memories that excite my salivary glands just thinking about them. The ones that  make me want to spend $900 on a flight so I can relive that experience once again. 

I may enjoy the moment, the ride, the sights and the sounds, but it all boils down to this: I come for the food.  Continue reading