Turks & Caicos Travel Guide

It had been 18 months since I got on a plane due to the pandemic. I really wanted to go back home to the Caribbean, but Barbados was not ideal due to quarantine (more vacation time and more expensive due to quarantine hotel) and other logistics (no one from my immediate family was on the […]

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Rose Lemonade Recipe

When I was in Dubai, one of the hotels I was at had “rose water lemonade” on the menu. I became obsessed with drinking this as it makes for the perfect hot weather refresher. I purchased a bottle of rosewater from the Souk there to bring back to Toronto, and subsequently purchased other bottles of […]

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Glamping at Alabaster Acres

If you are a nature lover and drawn to a boho aesthetic, then Alabaster Acres in Caledon is the place for you to have the ultimate glamping experience. I first stumbled on Alabaster Acres a couple years ago while looking into glamping in the Toronto surrounding area. I was drawn to the idea of being […]

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How To Manage “Maskne”

As a result of the global pandemic, face masks or covering is mandated in many countries for everyone in shared spaces or in close contact with individuals not considered within their social bubble. For those like myself , who are front line health care practitioners working in a hospital, we wear masks and face shield […]

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India’s Golden Triangle Travel Guide

Similar to my trip to Egypt, India was modified in large part because of Covid-19. I traveled to Dubai in February 2020, with plans to spend time in India for Holi, a bucket list item for the past decade. At the end of February, my brother had a meeting in Delhi and with Covid becoming […]

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