San Francisco

San Francisco

It’s finally time to finish up my posts from my trip to California this fall. After visiting Napa, Sonoma, and Monterey, the last leg of our trip took us to San Francisco. We drove up to the city, dropped the car off and made our way to the hotel. We … Continue reading

Sonoma Valley

Sonoma Valley

On day 3 in wine country, we decided to venture away from Napa and visit some places in Sonoma. I found driving through Sonoma a lot different than Napa. Napa is very open and airy. The wineries in Sonoma felt much more hidden away. We only went for tastings at … Continue reading

Napa Valley (part 2)

Napa Valley (part 2)

Day two in Napa we decided to take ourselves around to a few different places. Since I was driving, we only went to two wineries, but we also stopped for breakfast and lattes. We had dinner reservations at Thomas Keller’s French Laundry later in the evening, so we decided to … Continue reading

Napa Valley (part 1)

Napa Valley (part 1)

At the beginning of October my mom and I took a trip to California to celebrate our birthdays (they’re on the same day). We planned stays in 3 places: Napa, Monterey and San Francisco. We’re both big wine lovers so Napa was our first stop. While we were there we … Continue reading

Pike Place Market

Pike Place Market

I love public markets. Pike Place Market in Seattle is my favourite one that I’ve been to (so far). It’s filled with amazing food stalls, restaurants, local businesses, plus has a great view of the bay. Last time I was there I spent the whole day walking around the market … Continue reading

Cape Breton

Cape Breton

I’m finally getting around to posting some pictures from trips I took almost a year ago… Last June a couple of my good friends were driving out to Cape Breton to visit family and I they invited me to tag along. Road trip! It was a fun and scenic drive … Continue reading

Paris – The Food

Paris – The Food

You can’t go to Paris without talking about the food, and my goodness there is a lot of food to talk about. From the bistros lining every street, to the Michelin starred restaurants, to the wonderful markets, there’s always something good to eat. One of my favourite things about Paris … Continue reading

Paris

Paris

Earlier this month I went to Paris for the first time. It was absolutely amazing. Everything is so gorgeous there and there’s a great meal and glass (or bottle) of wine awaiting you around every corner. Here are some of my favourite pictures from my trip. The weather was gorgeous … Continue reading