Category: Canada

Guide to 100+ Canadian Slang

Guide to 100+ Canadian Slang

This guide to over 100 Canadian slang words initially started out as 20 words, but I kept remembering other terms from my friends and travels around the country. It quickly got out of hand, so here we are with 100+ Canadianisms for you to learn […]

Canada Day Quiz: Test Your Canadian Knowledge

Canada Day Quiz: Test Your Canadian Knowledge

Happy Canada Day to all of my fellow Canadians at home and abroad! I know Canada Day is going to be different for a lot of people this year. We can’t have our typical barbecues or hang out by the lake. We can’t gather with […]

Muskoka: Canada’s Cottage Country Capital

Muskoka: Canada’s Cottage Country Capital

This is a complete guide to teach you how to make the most of summer in Muskoka, Canada’s cottage country capital. Muskoka is a region about 180km north of Toronto in Canada, named for the most popular of the lakes: Lake Muskoka. The region has […]

50 Global Recipes to Make During Quarantine

50 Global Recipes to Make During Quarantine

No, I haven’t become a food blogger over the last week. Food is a big part of travel for me. I love going to new places and discovering their local cuisine. It’s not a real trip if you don’t come back 10 pounds heavier, right? […]

Top 19 Photos of 2019

Top 19 Photos of 2019

With the stress of the Coronavirus and moving to a new Airbnb to try and ride out self-isolation in Canada, I missed my post last week. Honestly, it’s hard to find the desire to write – especially about travel – when we aren’t even allowed […]

Travelling During a Global Pandemic: A Corona Virus Travel Story

Travelling During a Global Pandemic: A Corona Virus Travel Story

Before I share my Corona virus travel story, I want to assure you that I was not travelling for fun. I was travelling to return to my home country, to be closer to my parents and be in a place where I have access to […]

Where to Eat in Toronto: For All Budgets

Where to Eat in Toronto: For All Budgets

Have you ever struggled with figuring out where to eat in Toronto? I mean, we all have really. The city is gigantic and absolutely filled with restaurants. It’s such a big issue that there are blogs dedicated to Toronto food alone! Well, this blog isn’t […]

10 Pros and Cons of Living in Canada

10 Pros and Cons of Living in Canada

I’m a born and raised Canadian. I say about like “a-boat,” regularly use the term “loonie” in everyday conversation (even if it’s not the right currency), and am constantly saying sorry (heavy on the “o,” of course). That being said, I haven’t lived in Canada […]

Canadian vs. American Thanksgiving: What’s the Difference?

Canadian vs. American Thanksgiving: What’s the Difference?

It’s that time of year again: American Thanksgiving is here! That means Christmas is right around the corner (according to TV adverts anyway). But I’m not quite ready for Christmas, so I’m going to put it off by focussing on this holiday. You’ll notice I’ve […]

How Canadians Celebrate Halloween

How Canadians Celebrate Halloween

Growing up in Canada, I often forget that most of the world doesn’t devolve into ghost and ghouls come October 31st. Halloween is such a natural part of life in North America. Since the US dominates most of our TV shows, I never saw a […]