Simply Delicious Recipes at the Chateau Laurier

Cheese Torching in the Fairmont Chateau Laurier Kitchen

I'll admit it, I am a bit of a foodie, although I do find the term slightly pretentious. Reality is I like good food, quality ingredients, and quite frankly I'm a good cook. Most of what I do, however, is quite simple, using quality ingredients and intuitively knowing what … [Read more...]

Ross Neilsen Singing the Solo Blues in Ontario

Who wouldn't want to hug a man with such cool boots?

For those of you reading along here and on Roamancing, you'll know that over the past few months I have crossed paths a few time with Ross Neilsen and taken a bit of a fancy to his music.  He's none to shabby either.  What kind of gal would I be after all to turn my back on a … [Read more...]

Lucy Duck RAWKS out to Tunes from the Road with Ross Neilsen

Ross Neilsen & the Sufferin' Bastards

For those of you that have been following along with my adventures Roamancing, you may have already met Ross Neilsen & the Sufferin' Bastards from my #CrossCanada road trip this Autumn, and Lucy Duck whose flown in to join us on the road from the UK.  You may also be aware … [Read more...]

Hot Flushes from the Brott 2011 Music Festival

Brott Music

A have been very fortunate in life in that I have had the opportunity to enjoy much of the beauty in this world, having had a love for the Arts fostered in me from quite a young age, thanks to my parents and grandparents.   One area of the Arts that I haven't appreciated and thus … [Read more...]

Out & About Covering the Arts Across North America

Stacey Robinsmith and I at the Canadian Premiere of Nixon in China at the Vancouver Opera

You may have noticed that despite this site bearing my name, our list of writers writing here is growing, this is partially as I have so many talented friends, like Brie and Rob Jones, who enjoy writing here; partly due to Ahimsa Media's goal of fostering young storytellers, like … [Read more...]