VISIT

  • Instagram Tour: Toronto

    For 10 years, my husband Johnny Jet and I have traveled the world together. And when we learned that we were expecting our first child, that didn’t slow us down much. But towards the end of my pregnancy and during the first eight months of new parenthood, we stayed put. No packing our bags, no […] Read more…

  • 5 Great Weekend Escapes from LA

    For many, Los Angeles is a dream destination in and of itself. And it’s not hard to understand why. From the beautiful beaches to the vibrant night life, from the world class restaurants and shopping to the lure of celebrity sightings … there’s a lot going on in LA and there are plenty of reasons […] Read more…

STAY

  • Westin’s Rise and Ride Program

    One of the hardest things about traveling constantly is staying healthy and fit. When I’m at home, it’s so much simpler. I have easy access to healthy and nutritious foods but on the road, I tend to eat what’s quick, easy and nearby, which means I’m not always making the healthiest choices. At home, I […] Read more…

  • Stay: The Westbury Dublin

    I love landing in Europe and my recent trip to Ireland was no exception. Flying from Toronto to Dublin on Aer Lingus was a dream, thanks, not in small part, to the lovely, lilting Irish accents that greeted passengers upon boarding the aircraft and our bulkhead seats that gave us access to a baby bassinet. […] Read more…

FLY

  • 7 Holiday Travel Tips

    Even though the holidays roll around every year at the exact same time, they often seem to creep up on us. Isn’t it hard to believe that yet another year is drawing to a close? If you’re traveling over the holidays, don’t let stress take away from the spirit of the season. These tips will […] Read more…

  • Earn up to 25K American Airlines AAdvantage Miles When You Switch to Sprint

    This post is brought to you by CJ Affiliate’s VIP Content Service. While this was a sponsored opportunity from Sprint, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. Can you imagine traveling without your smartphone? It’s hard to believe that just 15 years ago, that’s precisely what we did. We survived each and every […] Read more…

EAT

  • Thai Coconut Chicken Curry Slow Cooker Recipe

    One of the best things about travel is getting to know a new culture through its food. My husband and I love to check out local grocery stores when we’re traveling to see what kinds of things they have in stock that we don’t have at home, especially the fresh produce. When we’re in Asia […] Read more…

  • 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…

SHOP

  • 19 Christmas Gift Ideas for Travelers

    Looking for Christmas gift ideas for the person who loves to travel? Look no further! I’ve done the legwork for you and rounded up my favourite picks. Check out these 19 great Christmas gift ideas! 1 iPhone X, Apple, starting at $1,319 It’s definitely on the pricey side but there’s no denying that the iPhone […] Read more…

  • Away + Gray Malin Collaboration Means Gorgeous New Luggage Collection

    I love a fab collaboration as much as the next gal and this latest, between two of my favourite brands, marries my love of travel and design together in a perfect union. Famed aerial photographer Gray Malin has partnered with Away Travel to create a new lineup of luggage that’s just delicious. Inspired by Malin’s […] Read more…

WEAR

  • Travel in Comfort and Style in Tretorns

    Used to be, I’d choose style over comfort. Every. Single. Time. But that was in my teens and twenties and I’ve grown up since then. These days, it’s all about finding that perfect balance between comfort and style, especially when I travel. My current obsession: Tretorns, a pair of shoes I have a long history […] Read more…

  • Winter Wardrobe Travel Essentials

    This post is brought to you by CJ Affiliate’s VIP Content Service. Thank you Sierra Trading Post for sponsoring this post. While this was a sponsored opportunity from Sierra Trading Post, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. When most people think of ‘vacation’, they typically think of heading somewhere warm. Palm trees […] Read more…

SPOTLIGHT

  • A Traveler’s Case for LASIK

    I remember the first time I realized my vision wasn’t as clear as it should be. I was 14 and my dad was standing on the staircase outside my bedroom door, asking what I wanted for lunch. I squinted at him, trying to make his blurry face come into focus. He stood there expectantly, wondering […] Read more…

  • Author Profile: Kristopher Dukes

    When a friend asks you to read the book they just wrote, things have the potential to get awkward. Of course, you want to support said friend and you’re definitely interested to check out their chef d’oeuvre. But what if you hate it? Do you risk the friendship in the interest of honesty? Raise your […] Read more…