Quebec City, Quebec

Exploring Quebec City | Part Two

Writing the first post for our Quebec City adventure really proved, you only need one weekend to get a good taste of a city. And I am not talking about the sheer amount of poutine and crêpes we consumed! There is no doubt we took advantage of our second day. In the morning me formed our plan. We had talked about…

Quebec City, Quebec

Exploring Quebec City | Part One

EXPLORING QUEBEC CITY | PART ONE “A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” ― Lao Tzu I think there is something so special about exploring your own “backyard”. No matter where I travel globally I am always happy to come home to Canada. With Canada celebrating it’s 150th this year, seeing more of my homeland seemed…

Toronto, Ontario

Packing Organization | ONE TRUFFLE

Packing for many people is completely overwhelming. Over the years I have become better and better at making sure I only pack the essentials. I always make lists, and sort my things in advance of packing them in my bag. The feeling of leaving something behind doesn’t usually stress me out too much. I just got back from a weekend…

Quebec City, Quebec

My Travel Uniform in 5 Simple Steps 

I absolutely love traveling. Actually I am literally on a plane right now flying to Quebec City, Canada. I had the opportunity to jet set with one of my closest girlfriends this weekend. We decided to explore our own backyard and travel to French Canada. When I travel comfy is key. And even though this was a short distance comfort was…

Toronto, Ontario

Gift Guide for the Traveler on your List

Travel has always been a big part of my life. And to be honest I have already started planning adventures for 2017. Some of my favorite trips have been 48 hour layovers. With that being said, I love surrounding myself with people who feel the same way about exploring. When if comes to finding things for my adventure-loving friends, I tend…

Lima, Peru

Exploring Lima, Peru | Day Two

“All the pathos and irony of leaving one’s youth behind is thus implicit in every joyous moment of travel: one knows that the first joy can never be recovered, and the wise traveler learns not to repeat successes but tries new places all the time.” – Paul Fussell There is always adventure waiting right around the corner if you are…

Lima, Peru

Exploring Lima, Peru | Day One

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” – Mark Twain Up, up and away once again and this time to Lima, Peru. Follow along with the newest edition of our 48 hour adventures. A SaveSave SaveSave

Boots & Hearts Music Festival

The Ultimate Festival Guide

“It takes 1 song to bring back 1000 memories.” So people, it is that beautiful time of year again. Time to pack the car full of amenities and prepare to be the life of the festival! This is huge in Canada and I know that there have been festivals all over the world ever since the iconic Woodstock in August…

Athens, Greece

Exploring Athens, Greece – Day Two

“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” -Anita Desai The second and last day of our Athens adventure really brought the inner explorer our in my Dad and myself. Because we did the full tourist experience the day before we decided to set off on day two with no real plan. Our day did not start out picture…