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6 Month Travel Itinerary With Vegan Travel

Posted by • August 1, 2016 • Canada ,Featured ,Travel Video ,Vegan 5 Comments

  Last December we entered a contest through a website called Vegan Travel. They were throwing a contest to win a 6 month all expenses paid trip around the world (You choose your own destinations). So

8 Vegans Around The World Share Their Christmas Day Meal

Posted by • December 30, 2015 • Canada ,Stories ,Vegan 6 Comments

Food is a very important part of every culture. All over the world people gather around food to celebrate births, milestones, marriages, religious ceremonies, and often times to mourn. It is the heart of family gatherings,

Canada, Are We Truly as Xenophobic as You Lead Me to Believe?

Posted by • October 21, 2015 • Canada ,Featured ,Stories 10 Comments

  I’m not sure what else Canada is, other than a melting pot of immigrants-settlers if you will, who’s homelands are scattered across the globe. My entire family is from Portugal, and unless you are of

Forever MicroRanch Sanctuary

Posted by • September 20, 2015 • Canada ,Featured ,Responsible Travel ,Vegan 4 Comments

  It seems that no matter where we roam, we always find a place with likeminded people. A place that feels so comfortable and welcoming that it is difficult to leave. A place where people are taking

Losing A Loved One: The Story of Owl

I don’t recall whether Cody and I noticed Owl when we first arrived at PAWS, but we certainly fell in love with her quickly after. PAWS cares for sick, injured, and abused stray animals

Dumpster Diving: Exposing the World’s Food Waste

  When I began to research food waste around the world, I was in shock, and when Cody and I started dumpster diving, I was beside myself! Years ago, when Cody told me that he would

Our Summer Getaway at Limberlost

Posted by • June 29, 2015 • Canada ,Featured 2 Comments

  A week ago today our time in Ontario was up, but before our departure, we thought it would be lovely to visit Limberlost Forest and Wildlife Reserve again; but this time in the summer.      Our

Limberlost Forest Winter Wonderland

Posted by • January 9, 2015 • Canada ,Stories 15 Comments

  This past fall we spent a relaxing weekend at Limberlost Forest Reserve. The colour of the leaves were changing, the breeze was still warm, the water was calm, and the loons were still calling.     We

Everything We Need To Know We Learned From Travel

  Travel has opened our eyes and hearts to so much.   We have learned a lot about the world around us just by allowing ourselves to travel while being mindful. So we wanted to share some

2014 Year in Review

    It is incredible how quickly the time flies. Last year at this time we were in the Kingdom of Bhutan exploring the amazing country and volunteering with Humane Society Asia, and today we are

Downtown Toronto and The Gladstone Hotel

Posted by • December 9, 2014 • Canada ,Featured ,Stories Add Comment

  Cody and I decided to spend a weekend to ourselves in downtown Toronto to rediscover this amazing city, but to be honest, all we did was stuff our faces with great vegan food and

HeartCoeur Cruelty Free Gift Guide and Giveaway

Posted by • November 12, 2014 • Canada ,Featured ,Stories ,Vegan 8 Comments

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year-for those of us who love the holidays that is. Living in Canada pretty much guarantees a white Christmas; the blankets of snow sparkle outside in silence as