When I was a kid, I took fiddle lessons. I actually liked the fiddle but hated the lessons. It was only one hour a week but the hours required in between lessons to practice was the worst part of my day... after just a year, I quit. Over the years, I've picked up my fiddle… Continue reading Driving in Ireland – A first timers guide
Oh Montréal... land of cheese curds, "hello, bonjour", and maple everything. It's no wonder that every time I visit I spend 60% eating and 30% shopping. The last 10% I'm walking, hoping to work off the mound of calories I'm about to intake.
On what might be the coldest day in Toronto this year (minus 19 WTF?!?), I can't help but reminisce about warmer days in Havana. Last year was my first (and definitely not my last) time in Cuba. As I think about my experience as a newbie to the country, I've compiled the following list of… Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Havana, Cuba