The hard-working, fun-loving people of Saskatchewan don’t take themselves too seriously, as these quirky place names show! I’ve always loved the hubris of the small Saskatchewan town of Biggar. They have a sign on their main street with the claim “New York is big but ...Read More
Michelle Shaw worked as a journalist in South Africa for nineteen years before moving with her family to Canada in 2009. She and her husband live in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan with their two daughters and a menagerie of pets.
Standing in Times Square for the first time is surreal. Lights everywhere: large billboard-type screens continually flashing and cameras galore as tourists snap away at the iconic sights. And people – lots of people – staring up at the screens in amazement, watching the ...Read More
I bumped into Captain Hook on the way to dinner one evening, just after my girls and I chatted with Peter Pan on the staircase. So I wasn’t at all surprised to get a hug from Goofy as he emerged from the elevator. There’s ...Read More
Traveling to Toronto for the holiday season? Enjoy a touch of old world charm with your Christmas shopping this year. Toronto is full of unique European-inspired Christmas markets and festive fun. Merry Christmas, Toronto! Join Tinkerbell on a magical journey The perfect gift for ...Read More