Category Archives: Travel

Secondary Inspection at YYZ, or “Only in Toronto” you say

Only in Toronto, can a woman who appears to only speak Mandarin experience such an unexpected saviour. But let me take you back about an hour.  I had decided to take a food treats from around the world for our … Continue reading

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The Dreaded Airplane Seatbelt

Airplane seatbelts are evil. Airplanes are evil. Air Canada Jazz’s  CRJ100/200ER (CRJ) is especially evil. With a seat width of 17″ (43.2cm) , it is tight for any medium sized person. If you are obese, you know the seating space … Continue reading

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Eating Paleo on the Road

So, it’s schmoozing time on the road, dinners out, breakfasts at hotels, lunches with friends.  How do you do Paleo without being that obnoxious person who picks at their food or leaves tons on their plate. Well, it’s doable and … Continue reading

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The Art of Travel

Many years ago, an experienced business person on our team told me the secret to eating out was to only order an appetizer for your entree.  Wish I had remembered that in the years that followed.  Being a roadwarrior was … Continue reading

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The Unexpected Path

Being obese is not a destination that I ever expected, or even a stop along the journey. Things happen 5 pounds a year is not much.  over 20 years, that is  100  pounds of weight gain. Imagine if it was … Continue reading

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