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Thanksgiving: What’s different in Canada?
November 25, 2010 – 1:35 pm | 6 Comments
Thanksgiving: What’s different in Canada?

In hon­or of American Thanksgiving Day, Canadian Living mag­a­zine has post­ed a quiz: How do Canadian Thanksgiving feasts dif­fer from American Thanksgivings?

I’ve found that the meals them­selves are fair­ly sim­i­lar — turkey, stuff­ing, gravy, sweet

The Canada-US Frito-Lay chips bag saga
November 21, 2010 – 10:01 am | 2 Comments
The Canada-US Frito-Lay chips bag saga

Are Canadians more con­cerned about the envi­ron­ment than their neigh­bors south of the border?

Here’s the story:

Snack food giant Frito-Lay intro­duced a new com­postable chip bag in both Canada and the U.S. made from plant-based mate­ri­als …

The Best Canadian Blogs
November 2, 2010 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on The Best Canadian Blogs
The Best Canadian Blogs

We’re hon­ored that Canadian Living mag­a­zine has includ­ed Living Abroad in Canada on its list of “25 Great Canadian Blogs.”

Thanks!

It’s an eclec­tic list, rang­ing from invest­ment tips (Your Money) …

As Canadian as a Butter Tart
October 29, 2010 – 10:33 am | 8 Comments
As Canadian as a Butter Tart

Before I moved to Canada, I was a pecan pie girl.

But I’ve been trav­el­ing around Ontario recent­ly (you can read dis­patch­es from my trav­els here: A Superior Travel Day and here: Going Where No Roads Go). And on my …

Globe & Mail says “American ignorance extends to Montreal smoked meat”
January 29, 2010 – 7:05 am | Comments Off on Globe & Mail says “American ignorance extends to Montreal smoked meat”
Globe & Mail says “American ignorance extends to Montreal smoked meat”

The Canadian media seems to take a per­verse pride in point­ing out how Americans are igno­rant of, or at least obliv­i­ous to, Canadian cul­ture.

A recent video fea­ture in the Globe & Mail — “American igno­rance