Travel and Food

One Shot. Three Men. Half An Hour. What the ______ is Cynar?

Tripping around New York City with Sean Sutherland. We stopped at Carmines NYC for a Cynar.

So, Sean Sutherland (aka @sutho) and I were tripping around New York City and we stumbled upon this place called Carmine’s. One of us (can’t remember who) noticed a bottle on the rail which looked like it had an artichoke on the label. Artichoke?

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Sharing Canadian Pride at Flight Centre Global Gathering in Macau

Sharing our Canadian pride at the Flight Centre Travel Group Global Gathering in Macau.

Let’s be honest, this post would probably be better filed under the category of Canada Proud. But for the sake of not adding another section to my blog I am going to post this under Travel and hey, the two instagrams below are from Macau and Brisbane.

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Amsterdam Brewery Secret And Grill Time BBQ

Celebrating Fathers Day with Kelly, Andy from Grilltime, & an Amsterdam beer secret.

So here’s a secret that shouldn’t be a secret!!!

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On and Off The Beaten Path in the Islands of Greece

Tripping around the islands of Greece with Topdeck Travel; Santorini, Paros, and Mykonos.

Probably the best thing about a Topdeck tour is the great mix of organized outings and free time to explore on your own.

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Toronto’s The Burger’s Priest – Magnum

Burgers Priest Magnum with blue cheese goodness – that is all.

Hungry for a burger in Toronto? Look no further than The Burger’s Priest. But before you go make sure you check out The Burger’s Priest’s secret menu. Oh and brush up on your bible trivia too (took me three attempts to access).

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Skiing Killington Vermont 2014 – We Come Back Year After Year

Family time 2014 style with Kelly, Remi, & Caillie at Killington Resort, Vermont.

I’ve been fortunate to ski Whistler, experience the champagne powder of Big White, hit opening weekend on BC’s Powder Highway, ski with my hero Nancy Greene at Sun Peaks, attack the east wall of Arapahoe Basin. Yet year after year we pack the family up and head with good friends to Killington Resort in Vermont.  Granted, it’s a lot closer to home than the west coast, but the value, family friendly atmosphere, and great runs keep us coming back, time and time again.

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Camping Australia Style on Moreton Bay Island, Queensland

Cheers mate, enjoying a Motts Caesar with Sean Sutherland on Moreton Island off the Queensland coast.

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Cottage Life – Manitoulin Island And Dogs Chewing Sticks

Happy New Year from Kaga and Carter, their mom and sister, Kelly, the kids, and me. Ah, Manitioulin life.

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Fresh Herb Burgers Over The Campire At Killbear Provincial Park

Few things beat homemade herb burgers over a campfire in northern Ontario. Staycation  time at Killbear Provincial Park.

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Random Virgin Australia Sighting In Toronto?

Random? Virgin Australia inflight magazine article has a pic of Kelly and me  at Bellwoods Brewery in Toronto!

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