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A Quick Guide to Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles

A Quick Guide to Universal Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles

If you’ve already read my blog post on our magical days at Paris Disneyland, you’ll know how much Craig and I enjoyed ourselves, without any kids. In fact, you should preferably do it without kids first. That way, you get a feel for the park […]

Three New Coffee Shops in the Hood

Three New Coffee Shops in the Hood

This is extremely exciting for me — new independent coffee shops in Edmonton!! I think the only thing that could top this news is Christmas in July. I can barely contain my excitement tat we have new places to go in addition to my top […]

Why We Use Airbnb & Tips You’ll Need

Why We Use Airbnb & Tips You’ll Need

I am writing about this because I have actually just booked an Airbnb for Monday night in the city. We have an early morning appointment on Tuesday and we decided to take advantage of the trip to enjoy a romantic dinner in the city without […]

Tips for Your Visit to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Los Angeles

Tips for Your Visit to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Los Angeles

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter deserves it’s own post, separate to my top tips for Universal Studios Hollywood which will be up on the blog next week. I’m a diehard Harry Potter fan so this ended up being my favourite part of our visit […]

Five Outdoor Dinners in & around Edmonton

Five Outdoor Dinners in & around Edmonton

I absolutely love alfresco dinners, outside in the fresh air taking in nature while eating an equally freshly prepared dinner. So you can imagine how I love to take advantage of Summer barbecuing on the grill at home every chance we get. But if you’re […]

Edmonton Favourite: 104th Street Downtown City Market

Edmonton Favourite: 104th Street Downtown City Market

I can’t believe this past weekend was the very first time we visited the Downtown City Market — after a whole year and a half of living here — but it could just be our new favourite outdoor market in Edmonton. If you haven’t yet checked […]

Edmonton Favourite: Lock Stock Coffee

Edmonton Favourite: Lock Stock Coffee

Lock Stock Coffee has been my favourite coffee shop in Edmonton for most of the year that I’ve lived here. If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram on any of my travels, you’ll know I’m a coffee addict. You’ll also know that I’m at a […]

Bucket list: Santorini, Greece

Bucket list: Santorini, Greece

It’s LESS THAN three months till Greece! Eeeek. I feel like Greece has been on my bucket-list forever so it feels good to be able to scratch it off this September. We will be spending 3 days in Santorini, before heading to a non-tourist town called […]

#SundaySpotlight | 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge

#SundaySpotlight | 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge

Welcome to a new series, #SundaySpotlight. The series is a type of extended version of my bucket-list, if you will, of my dream hotels or destinations to visit with a weekly spotlight on my latest find. So much of travelling is figuring out where next. […]

A Quick Guide to Disneyland Paris

A Quick Guide to Disneyland Paris

Our travel agent looked us like we were crazy in the head when we asked to book a nights stay at Disneyland on our “romantic” Paris holiday in 2014. But, let’s be honest, he probably doesn’t get many twenty-something child-less couples booking a romantic Parisian […]