VISIT

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    The Gift of Ontario

    When I travel, it’s almost always with carry-on only. You know what that means … there’s no room to bring home any shopping! But I’m okay with that. My most cherished souvenirs have never been trinkets or tchotchkes. They have always been my memories. And sometimes, you don’t need to head to far-flung corners of […] Read more…

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    Destination: London

    There are many cities in the world for which one visit will simply not suffice. London is one of those cities and I’ve had the good fortune of visiting numerous times. Read more…

STAY

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    Stay: Four Seasons Toronto

    One of my favourite things to do is stay at a hotel. I really do love it. The king size bed. The big fluffy robes. The good night chocolates. Not having to make my bed in the morning. There’s something so totally decadent about a luxury hotel and the Four Seasons Toronto was the perfect place […] Read more…

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    Stay: Ham Yard Hotel

    When visiting a new destination, how do you choose a hotel to stay in? For most of us, two of the top considerations are price and location. But I would also add design to that list. Hotel stays are something I enjoy tremendously and I love finding the perfect place to call home sweet home, […] Read more…

FLY

EAT

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    Best Date Night Restaurants in Toronto

    Valentine’s Day is around the corner and if you’re looking for the perfect romantic corner table for you and your someone special, look no further than this list of suggestions from Toronto-based bloggers who know the city inside out. From new Toronto hotspots to tried and true favourites you’ll love returning to over and over, […] Read more…

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    Eat: Sugarfina

    If you’re a kid at heart and have a secret, insatiable sweet tooth, it’s a safe bet to say that you’re going to adore Sugarfina.  Read more…

SHOP

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    Christmas Shopping in Terminal 5 at London’s Heathrow Airport

    When you travel all the time, it can be tough to find the time to do all your Christmas shopping. But why wait until you get home? Shopping on the road can be infinitely more fun and result in way more interesting and original gifts! London’s Heathrow Airport is one of my favourite airports in […] Read more…

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    10 Christmas Gifts For Travelers

    If there’s a frequent traveler on your shopping list this Christmas, find the perfect present that will not only delight them, but will make their upcoming travels better, easier and more stylish. I’ve rounded up 10 favourite finds, all of which I wouldn’t mind finding under the Christmas tree this season (hint, hint!) Here are […] Read more…

WEAR

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    Keeping Warm with Kombi

    They say there’s no such thing as cold weather, just inappropriate clothing. Us Canadians, we totally get that. When the temperatures dip below zero, we know that we need to haul out our extreme winter gear in order to get through the season. Because we don’t let a little cold weather slow us down! To […] Read more…

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    Travel Essential: The Blanket Scarf

    The blanket scarf is something I’ve needed my whole life and just didn’t know it. I’m always shivering on planes, always needing something to cover my shoulders, my legs, my hands. Packing a blanket just seems ridiculous. But packing a blanket scarf? Now that’s the perfect compromise. Small enough to count as a scarf but […] Read more…

SPOTLIGHT

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    6 Ways to Avoid Panic Packing

    So, you’ve decided where you’re going to take your next ah-mazing vacation. You’ve scoured all the travel deals sites and finally (finally!) found affordable airfare. You’ve practically begged your boss for time off during that ‘busy time’ at work and you are ready to get your vacation on! You spend the days leading up to […] Read more…

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    New Year’s Travel Resolutions

    It’s that time of year when everyone’s talking about their New Year’s resolutions. Do you normally make a resolution? Instead of focusing on all the negatives (quit this, lose that, stop this, don’t do that), I prefer to focus on all the positive things I hope to do this year, the things that will enrich […] Read more…