Travel Tip #1 -restrooms

Travel Tip #1 -restrooms






Use the restrooms! If you are in a restaurant or at an attraction chances are the toilets will be more to your liking than a random set of public lavatories you find at the last minute. I have heard a lot of horror stories from friends where they have had to run around, pay for the(…)

I’d Buy that…Honolulu

I’d Buy that…Honolulu






In the Waikiki town centre on Kuhio Street is a bakery, my favourite bakery. Saint-Germain Bakery is where I go for coconut cake.  Years ago whilst travelling there on my own I heard about the delectable baked concoctions from a local working in a hotel.  I have travelled to Honolulu with work just to bring one of the(…)

Calgary – The Coup and Meet,

Calgary – The Coup and Meet,






One of the perks of my job is the ability to have lots of time off during the hours when most people would be off at work.  I use this time to do many things, including have lunch with some of my friends. Yesterday I was in need of catching up with one of my closest friends, Billie Jo.(…)

I’d Buy that…Germany

I’d Buy that…Germany






When I go to Frankfurt I, Like many of my friends, have a long shopping list.  Here are a few of the things I bought last time I was in Mainz: -Mustard (I love the mild and hot versions and who doesn’t love any tubed condiment?!) -Beer (My friends know my fridge is stocked with foreign beers(…)

Calgary- Downtown Photoshoot

Calgary- Downtown Photoshoot






I had the opportunity to do some promo shots for my blog.  My fabulous photographer, Becky, suggested we head downtown to capture an urban setting.  I loved the idea.  I tend to have a bit of a classic flair and love the looks from the forties, fifties and sixties.  to help with the look I wanted to(…)

I’d Buy That…London

I’d Buy That…London






When In London a few of the items I pick up are as follows: – Muffins, Scones, and Crumpets (I have a few friends who prefer actual English muffins, scone, and crumpets to Canadian ones.  In Canada the products tend to be crisper and a little stale tasting my friends feel.) – Desserts ( I have often brought Treacle(…)