Tag Archives: Friendship

All Hail the Queen

If there is one thing I have learned in my lifetime, it is the value of true friendship. Those people in your life who stand by your side through thick & thin, through the good & the bad.  Their friendship … Continue reading

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The upside of social media

At the age of 16, I took a job at a summer resort about 2 hours north of where I lived.  As a child, I had spent many summers vacationing here with my family. I was hired as a chambermaid, but … Continue reading

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What’s going on

Only love can conquer hate. Marvin Gaye. Last night, I stumbled across a beautiful rendition of this classic song,  What’s Going On. Artists from various parts of the world, working together in a unique & collective way,  to deliver a beautiful … Continue reading

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Birds of a Feather

One of the unexpected surprises that comes from writing a blog, is the forming of friendships across the globe. Through sharing our life experiences, our adventures and our stories, we develop a kinship with many of our fellow writers. For … Continue reading

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Ode to Oia, Santorini

Allow me to reintroduce my travel girls.  The Fearsome Foursome.  The best group of gals you could ever have the pleasure of going on an adventure with! I have often received comments about the picture above, & interest in where … Continue reading

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Let Common Sense Prevail!

In the past number of days, common sense appears to have flown out the window, as municipalities in various parts of Canada have been slapping up by-law signs, forbidding residents to participate in the activity of tobogganing. What’s that you … Continue reading

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Morocco – Heated Hilarity in the Hamman

A follow up to our experience in Essaouira…. I have had the good fortune of travelling with this fabulous group of friends, visiting numerous destinations – Italy, Greece, France, Spain, Portugal & of course, Morocco. Although we enjoy seeing the various … Continue reading

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Morocco – Unwinding by the Sea in Essaouira

After a brief stopover in Marrakesh, we made our way to the lovely coastal town of Essaouira.  Located on the West Atlantic coast of Morocco, Essaouira sits between Casablanca & Agadir. Known for its relaxed atmosphere, it was a perfect … Continue reading

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Who’s Wearing the Tiara?

For the past number of years, I have been getting together with a fabulous group of girls for a girls weekend.  The tradition began over 22 years ago, when one of our girlfriends & her husband first purchased their cottage, … Continue reading

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Talk To Me!

Daily Prompt – It turns out that your neighbor on the plane/bus/train (or the person sitting at the next table at the coffee shop) is a very, very chatty tourist. Do you try to switch seats, go for a non-committal … Continue reading

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