"Nova Scone-ia" Canada

Touring Canada, Part 3: The Maritime Provinces

Some of our best Canadian friends hail from the maritimes, as do several of my husband’s favourite Canadian authors.  Such an easy connection with people who grew up so far away from us is both astonishing and intriguing.  Furthermore, we love seafood, and this stunning travelogue from Simple Bites gives evidence of how happy we would be to eat local catches fresh from the coastal … Continue reading Touring Canada, Part 3: The Maritime Provinces

On-Cherry-O Canada

Touring Canada, Part 2: Ontario and Quebec

Welcome back to my grand Canadian tour!  If you missed Part 1, I hope you look back and find some delicious highlights from the western provinces, including Saskatchewan, which is my home for now.  This time we’re headed east, to the provinces where a majority of Canadians dwell.   Ontario I have been to in person, while Québec I have not…yet.  Let’s peek at what each province has … Continue reading Touring Canada, Part 2: Ontario and Quebec

Provinces I Have Visited in Real Life (shown in colour)

Touring Canada, Part 1: Pun Times in the West

To explore Canada from one coast all the way to the other one is of my great wishes.  Three years of living on the Saskatchewan prairie have only strengthened that thirst to roam across this vast, diverse nation.  After such a journey, I might even be able to correctly label all ten provinces on a map. My first Canadian encounters were visiting my grandparents in … Continue reading Touring Canada, Part 1: Pun Times in the West