Vancouver Island was the last leg of our epic adventure… and what a leg it was!
We sailed from Vancouver Horseshoe Bay across to..
We crossed over into British Columbia (BC) under Mt Robson. The highest mountain in the Canadian Rockies. From here we drove down along..
We crossed over from Banff national park into Jasper national park. The bigger, Less populated, less touristy big brother to Banff. It is..
John had been to Canada before and had done the drive from Calgary into Banff. Unfortunately at the time he did it the weather was..
Alberta really is oil country! It is something you quickly notice as soon as you cross over the boarder. It looks like there are giant..
Tabouleh is a traditional Arab Middle Eastern Dish. This recipe is a hand me down from my great grandmother who was born in Lebanon. It..
Tatziki is a dip or sauce made from plain yoghurt, cucumber and olive oil. It is a delicious accompaniment to many dishes.
It is super..
These Chickpea and Chocolate Chip No-Bake Cookies are surprisingly delicious and moreish. They are light and smooth like a shortbread but..
On our travels across Canada we have now made it to the Okanagan. This is the heart of growing country in Canada. It is not the perfect..
Four days to cross Saskatchewan is not much but better than most people do. We took only a few stops along the way visiting friends and..
I think that Manitoba should be renamed to Mosquitotoba!! The little critters are so evil there!! On our first night there I got bitten..
These Cinnamon and Oat Snap Cookies are just delicious!!! The are light, soft, crunchy, chewy, spicy and filling. Everything you want for..
This part of our road trip is spent in the cabin on an Island in Laclu Lake which our friend Sean’s family owns. It was a fantastic few..
Blueberry Pancakes have become one of my favourite special breakfasts on this trip! Especially as we can get some delicious fresh..
The second instalment for the Ontario section of our road trip. We did the great lakes fairly quickly skipping over them in just 4 days..
We drove into Ontario and the first thing we noticed was the singing road, for about the first hour of the drive in on the highway it was..
A week’s city break across Quebec was the perfect little break for us!! Quebec is just a massive provence, we really only skimmed across..
New Brunswick is often considered to be a drive though provence for a lot of people heading out to Nova Scotia or PEI. We spent 8 nights..
This Vegetable and Egg Paella is not a traditional paella but I have taken a more original recipe and twisted it into this delicious..