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Deep Sea Fishing with Tranquility Cove Adventures

On a warm, calm Prince Edward Island afternoon I stepped aboard the cleanest boat that I’d ever seen.

After thirty years of fishing lobster and crab, Captain Perry Gotell has made a successful business of cruising the seas off of Canada’s smallest province with landlubber tourists like me. Deep sea fishing excursions aren’t hard to […]

By |November 16th, 2016|Delicious Destinations|0 Comments

Why French Women Don’t Get Fat

“A meal without wine is breakfast”, said Charlotte Puckette in her Paris kitchen and I immediately felt ecstatic to be one of her students for an afternoon cooking class. And as a bonus I learned why French women don’t get fat!

Six of us took our places around a large island, primed to learn how to prepare […]

By |November 9th, 2016|Delicious Destinations|1 Comment

How to create your own signature scent!

My memories of Paris in the springtime would take the form of a delicious new scent created by moi! But what would I call it?

Attending a workshop at L’Artisan Parfumeur in Paris was part of a group travel itinerary created by personal stylist Noelle Cellini. (Read more about her tours here. I highly recommend). […]

By |October 27th, 2016|Delicious Destinations, Travel Tips|5 Comments


Hey travellers!

I’ve been on a bit of a hiatus here caring for a dying mother and managing her consequent death. It’s never easy to lose a parent, especially one that’s been in your care in a substantial way for a long time. She would have been 96 today.   But I’ve got lots of great […]

By |May 29th, 2016|Delicious Destinations|6 Comments

Eating Vegan in Vancouver – Five Recommendations


By |November 18th, 2015|Delicious Destinations|2 Comments