Eating & Drinking

Bookstores, Food, and Nature: It’s Time to Book a Trip to Sidney

Growing up in Victoria in the 1980’s, Sidney-by-the-Sea, as it is endearingly nicknamed, was just the place where my family occasionally drove to buy kippers … Continue Reading

Burlington – A treasure to discover

When I was a kid, Burlington was always where we went for special occasions and family get-togethers—Thanksgiving, Christmas, cousins' birthday parties—the list goes on. My … Continue Reading

Explore Black Excellence on a Culture Break in Toronto

Torontonians find joy and community in celebrating their diverse roots, sharing creative ideas and exploring contemporary concerns around race and culture. In anticipation of Black … Continue Reading

Treat Yourself: The Best Chocolate Shops Across Canada

My chocolate-tasting career has taken me all over the world. I’ve toured the original Hershey’s Chocolate World in Hershey, Pennsylvania and completed a chocolate-making course … Continue Reading

A Local’s Guide to St-Henri, Montreal

Montreal’s St-Henri neighbourhood often gets its borders confused with neighbouring Griffintown and Little Burgundy, but the bustling area very much has its own … Continue Reading

Why The Forks in Winnipeg has it all this winter

In the mountains you après-ski. On the prairies, you après-skate. And you do so at The Forks, Winnipeg’s winter epicenter. Here, mountains are replaced by chic ice surfaces, while a … Continue Reading