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WWOOFing with the Cochranes
Canada, Farms

WWOOFing with the Cochranes

I recently spent two weeks working on the Cochrane Family Farm which is located in Upper Stewiacke (about an hour long drive from the airport). I was very nervous initially, even though this is my second time WWOOFing. When I met Lisa at the airport, she put me at ease […]

The Road Less Traveled
Travel

The Road Less Traveled

I see more and more articles encouraging people to embark on solo trips of a lifetime, or giving tips on how to stop working and backpack around the world for only ___ dollars. As I read these articles, I felt a need to write my own view… It didn’t seem […]

Samos Bakery (Beaubien), Montreal
Canada, Food, Montreal

Samos Bakery (Beaubien), Montreal

I was wandering around Le Petite-Patrie, which is a small neighbourhood in Montreal, when I stumbled upon this nondescript bakery at the corner of the street. Normally, I wouldn’t think twice about an old school bakery like this, but I remembered reading about their maple donuts so I stopped in […]

Alati Caserta (Little Italy), Montreal
Food, Montreal, Travel

Alati Caserta (Little Italy), Montreal

As Francophone as Montreal is, they do have their own suburbs for different countries… like Chinatown, and the focus of this post: Little Italy! Montreal’s Little Italy is rather non-descript, you might just walk through it without even realizing that you’re in Little Italy. Unlike Chinatown, you won’t be greeted […]