I sometimes forget that I live so close this natural wonder. I often get turned away from visiting in the summer due to the crowds. However, on this late September afternoon during the week the falls were quiet and quite enjoyable. I had been in Niagara Falls for a conference. Before leaving, I decided to take … Continue reading Niagara Falls
Fall is my favourite season to go hiking. When I lived in Alberta I made the point to get to Jasper before the snow came so I could enjoy all the outdoor wonders this area offers. These photos are from 6 years ago, I can't believe it has been that long and I haven't shared them … Continue reading Jasper National Park
The Grotto is one of Tobermory's most well known destinations. The climb down isn't for the faint of heart - it's a bit tricky to get to. It requires some slippery rock climbing and comfort hiking on strenuous trails. But it is so worth it! The water was quite refreshing after our hot summer, but … Continue reading The Grotto and the Bruce Trail
Tobermory is a little community at the farthest point of the Bruce Peninsula. It is the gateway to numerous natural wonders that will leave you in awe of Georgian Bay's beauty. The town itself primarily serves as the ferry hub for the Chi-Cheemaun to Manitoulin Island. However, this town is also the gateway to the Fathom … Continue reading Tobermory and Flowerpot Island
Yum! How good does this chia pudding sound from Wholesome Stef? It's inspired me to step up my chia game and I can't wait to give it a try for dinner tomorrow night. After last month’s debut of the green smoothie on WSS, I thought it was about time to share another breakfast favorite of … Continue reading Recipe: Vegan Protein Berry Chia Pudding
Sometimes I forget that my stomach is not "normal" Ever since I can remember the occasional bloating, constipation and upset stomach has been "normal" for me (that's as much TMI as I will get). I vaguely remember changing my diet to be more healthy in high school and not having as many stomach problems. I then … Continue reading Low FODMAP Diet
I can't wait for the crisp cool air whispering through the trees as I sit on the deck at the cottage...