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It's never too early to start planning for summer Ribfest season in the Greater Toronto area and Southern Ontario. Just bring on the warmer weather!
Juicy, succulent... fall off the bone... savoury and spicy ribs will soon be here. Ontario Ribfests ...
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If you've never been to the northeastern side of Algonquin Park, this is one spot you must visit. The Barron Canyon loop trail takes you along the edge for some spectacular views below. My post from our visit a few years ago.
Barron Canyon Hiking Trail in Algonquin Park, located in northeastern Ontario is one of the most bea...
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Ever try cooking using tea? I used Alokozay's black loose leaf FBOP tea as a tea rub for salmon filets - it turned out yummy, flavourful, textured and light.
Cooking with loose leaf tea can be a very interesting experience - and a tea rubbed salmon recipe is...
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I'm always interested in tourism brand campaigns - they need to sell their "product" or "service" in such a way as to be informative, inspirational and entertaining. This one does all three.
Marketing a travel brand can have its pitfalls – I'm looking at you Trivago with the messy looking s...
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Sometimes you need a bit of pampering - I gave myself a manicure and used vegan, non-toxic Lacc Nail Polish. This is my review post.
This Lacc nail polish review happened because I won a Valentine's Day prize package from Addicted - ...
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We fell in love with hiking at Dundas Valley Conservation Area near Hamilton, Ontario - lovely trails, hills that give you a workout and beautiful woods. A bit of peace just outside the city.
here was just a dusting of snow on the ground - more in some places than others. Snow makes everythi...
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Want to win tickets to Medieval Times in Toronto? Here's your chance...
“A long time ago…” Whenever a story begins with this phrase, I think of the Middle Ages. Courtly lov...
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This is one of best trails just east of Guelph that we like to visit occasionally. It's lovely in the spring-time.
Just before Victoria Day weekend in 2013, we had the itch to get outdoors. After a miserable and lon...
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We fell in love with these cupcakes and whoopie pies from Bitten on Locke.
e were warned before hand, by the sales clerk at Ceylon Tea Bush - "When you enter the store, y...
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If you've ever been to Bruce National Park, this is another cool spot to visit that's a bit less busy than the famous Grotto.
alfway Log Dump at Bruce Peninsula National Park near Tobermory, Ontario is a destination that's wor...
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Anybody who knows me, knows I love Scotland - these are spectacular photos of this country in winter. Lovely!
 
Some photos I took on a little trip to Scotland a couple of weeks ago up on my blog!
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Greg Bala's profile photo
Devlin Madden-Perdue's profile photo
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Preston Ciere's profile photo
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Janet Duque Yapo's profile photo
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Discovering. Experiencing. Living.
Introduction
A born story-teller - a public relations professional with over 14 years experience working with a variety of consumer-focused brands and organizations.

I'm passionate about food, the outdoors, great cocktails and travel. In my spare time, I'm also a blogger, learning to take photos and enjoying being married.

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I climbed the 550 steps up to the top of St Pauls Cathedral in London and survived.
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Marketing Communications & Public Relations Professional; Blogger
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  • Suburban Tourist
    Blogger, 2010 - present
  • PRAXIS
    Sr. Account Director, 2011 - present
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Juicy, succulent... fall off the bone... savoury and spicy ribs will soon be here. Ontario Ribfests ...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

Barron Canyon Hiking Trail in Algonquin Park, located in northeastern Ontario is one of the most bea...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

Cooking with loose leaf tea can be a very interesting experience - and a tea rubbed salmon recipe is...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

“A long time ago…” Whenever a story begins with this phrase, I think of the Middle Ages. Courtly lov...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

Marketing a travel brand can have its pitfalls – I'm looking at you Trivago with the messy looking s...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

Just before Victoria Day weekend in 2013, we had the itch to get outdoors. After a miserable and lon...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

This Lacc nail polish review happened because I won a Valentine's Day prize package from Addicted - ...

Review: Bitten on Locke Street
suburbantourist.ca

e were warned before hand, by the sales clerk at Ceylon Tea Bush - "When you enter the store, y...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

alfway Log Dump at Bruce Peninsula National Park near Tobermory, Ontario is a destination that's wor...

+Margaret Bourne
suburbantourist.ca

here was just a dusting of snow on the ground - more in some places than others. Snow makes everythi...

#CanadianClubTour: Tasting
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A part of the tour I appreciated the most was the Cheese, Chocolate & Whisky Tasting - and not because it combined two of my favourite thing

The Cocktail Series - Cucumber Refresh
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The Cocktail Series - Cucumber Refresh

Photos That Will Make Your Stomach Drop
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Interesting Photo of the Day: The Land of Whispering Wind
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Flower-dotted meadows and cloud-topped mountains take center stage in today’s featured photo, which is set in Italy’s Sibillini National Par