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Lost in Lisboa

Lost in Lisboa

Greetings from Lisbon, capital of Portugal, famed for its long history, lively neighbourhoods, dazzling light and good food. Though local women in stiletto heels seem to have no problem managing the cobblestoned streets and steep hills, I only lasted half an hour in my sensible sandals before switching to running shoes. Walking is the best … Continue reading

Meyer Lemons are a New Squeeze

Toronto Star Winter 2011 When life gives you lemons, make it a Meyer. This California import, with its sunny yellow glow and heady tropical scent, is the Lamborghini of lemons. And its popularity is revving up, from restaurant menus to a supermarket near you. A natural cross between a lemon and a tangerine, Meyers are … Continue reading