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Bucket List: One Day in Brooklyn

April 25, 2016,

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a bucket list (and itinerary) for a day in New York, with a focus on Manhattan. I promised a similar post, but with a focus on Brooklyn – so here we are! I’m excited to share this post, because Brooklyn is a ton of fun and while in […]

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Bucket List: One Day in New York City

April 11, 2016,

New York City is one of my favourite cities – something about the city just makes me feel alive. It’s an exciting city to be in – and even if everything is so big and busy, you feel like you’re a part of something really cool and special. NYC is huge – with 5 distinct […]

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Reflections of Universal Studios, Orlando

April 1, 2016,

“I think this is what heaven will be like!” This is what I told my daughters as we passed under the gates into Universal Studios in Orlando. The attendants were joyful and they looked at us as if they were waiting just for us… I felt welcomed. And the emotions did not stop. Every detail […]

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Everything You Need to Do at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

March 28, 2016,

My recent visit to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter was just like – for lack of a better word – magic. From Diagon Alley to King’s Cross Station in London, to the Hogwarts Express at Platform 9 ¾, to Hogsmeade and Hogwarts Castle… I felt as if I was inside the books and movies. Whether you’re a (super)fan […]

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How to: Vegan at Universal Studios, Orlando

March 23, 2016,

While you’re in kid mode at Universal Studios (jumping from one ride to another, in awe of all the colours and characters, walking in freakin’ Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley…), it’s natural to want to indulge in some treats. You’ll also need to refuel. Here is where and how to eat vegan at Universal Studios Orlando (some not-so-healthy treats […]

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Impressions of Sedona

January 13, 2016,

In May 2015 I attended my brother’s wedding in Phoenix, Arizona. I was expecting to simply attend the wedding, be with family, have a couple of days of R&R by the pool surrounded by cactus and fragrant rosemary hedges. The day following the wedding, my sisters and I decided to take a little trip to […]

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Visiting SoCal? Eat Vegan Here!

September 25, 2015,

When you think California what comes to mind? It’s likely you’ll think of sunshine, celebrities and Hollywood, beaches and surfing – and for some of us, we can’t think of California and not sing the theme song to The OC (I’m not alone on this, right?). California is also overflowing with healthy restaurants and cafés, and […]

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Small Town America: A Weekend in St. Johnsbury, Vermont

September 14, 2015,

Featured image: downtown St. Johnsbury by Have you ever heard of St. Johnsbury? Chances are you haven’t – unless you live there, have been there (but it’s not a location most people scope out) or drove through the town on your way to somewhere else, anywhere else. St. Johnsbury was an early-established, small town in […]

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Why You’ll Want to Visit Saint Albans, Vermont

September 12, 2015,

Saint Albans is a quaint little town embedded in the Green Mountain State of Vermont. I recently visited St. Albans while on my way to Burlington. We stopped in St. Albans to visit a friend and grab a coffee but we ended up staying for a little longer, thanks to its small town magic and […]

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Why You Need to Road Trip to Vermont

August 17, 2015,

Vermont is known as the Green Mountain State: it is full of mountains and greenery, scenic waterfalls and state parks and for those who haven’t heard of the state’s biggest treasure (according to me and my fellow foodie friends) – it is also full of green, organic and healthy restaurants. For me, a Montrealer, Vermont […]

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