Archive for April, 2009

Mephisto “Helen” Sandals

Mephisto “Helen” Sandals

Yes, $140 bucks is a lot to spend on a pair of hippie shoes, but these are so comfy, offer great support for those tired old soles and look kind of cool in a I’m-sporty-but-not trying-too-hard kind of way. Just don’t think you can hide them in a tree at a beach party and find them waiting for you hours later…

Touring Toronto and the Chinese Bus

Touring Toronto and the Chinese Bus

While neither of us wanted to see the adventures of Africa move away from its spot as the latest adventure, alas, life goes on and with it brings new destinations. While Toronto is no Tanzania, it has its own charms and little nooks and crannys particular to it. Emele, at the tale end of another [...]

Dr. Bronner’s All in One Magic Soap

Dr. Bronner’s All in One Magic Soap

Though most often travelers find themselves in accommodations that provide some source of soap, I don’t think anyone realizes its invaluable nature till there isn’t any.  Luckily for us, we discovered Dr. Bronner’s Magic All in One Liquid Soap and had the insight to make it a Traveling Miss Essential. Not knowing how easy soap [...]