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  • I Conquered New York!

    As a travel writer, I never, ever do anything twice when exploring a city. I won’t eat in a restaurant I’ve already dine in, drink in a bar I’ve already enjoyed a libation in, or even walk the same roads or parks. And then I found Marie’s Crisis piano bar in New York City’s West […]

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  • Escape to Columbia Valley

    When I was a teenager my dad lived in Invermere, British Columbia for a couple of years. My younger brother and I would take the Greyhound bus from Calgary to the tiny tourist town every few weekends to visit him. So when I was invited to attend a media weekend in the Columbia Valley, on assignment […]

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  • NYC Here I Come!

    Photo credit: Joshua Davis Photography I’m going to New York City in June with my best friend and her mom for five days, for the first time. You know what looks like the best city in the world for someone who likes to DO ALL THE THINGS? New York does! After talking to friends (special thanks […]

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  • Yo DJ!

    “I still have champagne and cake in my hair!” That was me, standing in the McCarron International Airport in Las Vegas, talking to a long haired Japanese man carrying a pillow. The man had been walking past me and I stopped him, having recognized him as Steve Aoki, world famous DJ whose set I had […]