Category: travel

travel

The Prodigal Child Returns

I‘m home in New Brunswick this week. The prodigal child returns, so to speak. I’ve been drinking tea, chatting, and spending time with Mum.

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travel

Scenes from a Day Out in Merrickville

This week my friend Liz and I had a day out in Merrickville, Ontario. Sunshine, historic buildings, antique shops. What could be better?

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fashion

Out and About in Downtown Ottawa

This is a non-travel travel post, my friends. I’m going to walk around downtown Ottawa and go for tea at the Château Laurier. Want to come?

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life

Happy Thanksgiving Weekend

It’s Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada. What does Thanksgiving mean to you? Turkey, down sleeping bags, travel, chip wagon fries?

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travel

Too Many Marshmallows: Fall Camping 2021

Fall camping is the best camping. Crisp nights, long walks, fall colour, and great campfires. No bugs. And few people. What could be better?

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travel

Home and Back Again.

We’re back home from our trip to New Brunswick. We were happy to go and we’re happy to be back. Hope you enjoy the vlog I made of our trip.

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books

The Vicissitudes of Travel

Travel disaster stories make the best travel writing. And Martha Gellhorn writes the best stories about the vicissitudes of travel.

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travel

Escape to the Wilderness

Camping can be balm for the soul. Sometimes. And then there are the other times.

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travel

The Unscratched Travel Itch

Since the pandemic began our travel itch has remained unscratched. Now with the end of lockdown in sight, we are thinking about travel again.

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fashion

Style Inspiration Stories

Where do you look for style inspiration? I’ve always found that travel inspires me. But where do I look now that travel is not possible?

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