Canadian Living May garden profile

For the May issue of Canadian Living magazine, I interviewed a West-Coast-based green thumb named Leslie O’Connell, who has built an inspiring, colourful garden over several years. From the beautiful colour photos that were taken, I gathered my questions. My phone interview lasted over an hour as Leslie told me about all the amazing projects she’s undertaken over the years. Read more »

Spring gardening articles in the Toronto Star

I had not one, but two gardening articles in the Toronto Star, recently. Both were on the same page in a special section called Restyle Your Home. Read more »

Writing and Editing for Travel Life magazine

For the last few months, I have been doing a bit of work with Travel Life and editor-in-chief Tammy Cecco. In the first issue of 2015 (Winter), I was more involved with the whole process of putting the magazine together as the senior contributing editor. Read more »

Canadian Cycling mounting biking travel stories

I have one article in both the February/March 2015 and April/May 2015 issues of Canadian Cycling magazine. In the first, I talk about 10 places to mountain bike in Canada this year. Read more »

Reader’s Digest: Spring Gardening chores

For the April 2015 issue of Reader’s Digest, I was approached to write an article about the spring chores on my list, with mention of a few favourite new plants and what I would be growing. Here is a snapshot of the article. Read more »

Spring speaking gigs: Canada Blooms and Canadale Nurseries

Niki Jabbour and I represented Savvy Gardening in a presentation we gave on the first day of Canada Blooms (March 13, 2015). We used the festival’s theme of “Play” to come up with our talk: Garden BFFs – How edibles and ornamentals can play together nicely in the garden. Read more »

#MyHamilton blog: The Outdoor Explorer

In late 2014, I was approached by Dana Borcea, from the City of Hamilton, to be the outdoors blogger for a new initiative called #MyHamilton. I’m one of seven local bloggers who gets to explore this fabulous city and write about it for my respective niche. We called my blog The Outdoor Explorer. Read more »

Gift guides for the Toronto Star

For the 2014 holiday season, I wrote three gift guides for the Toronto Star. The first featured gifts made by Canadian artisans. It ended up in the paper in a special gift guide section. Read more »

Canadian Cycling: Mountain biking in Vallée Bras du Nord

Last summer, while in Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré to ride around Mont Sainte-Anne, my husband and I were encouraged to go to the town of Saint Raymond. We added an extra day to our vacation plans and headed to Vallée Bras du Nord to check out the two different mountain biking areas that the town is hoping will attract more riders to the area. Read more »

Toronto Star: Where T.O. Shops special section

September 27, I wrote two articles that were featured on the front page of a special section called Where T.O. Shops. In the first piece, I interviewed landscape designer Michael Dimitriadis about how to extend the season outdoors by creating a cosy patio. For the second piece, I sourced home office items. Read more »

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