Wandering Wunkers

Before you arrive: a VPN app, either Betternet or Express VPN. Particularly if you use an Android phone, you’ll need a VPN to search or use any Google functionality unless you’re...

Yarns Untangled This shop in Kensington Market is where Lettuce Knit used to be, and features a lot of Canadian indie dyers. Under new ownership it has a significantly different selection...

Since I have to do this, every time we’re back… Yarn stores have popped up and disappeared over the years while we’ve been here-and-gone, and this trip we stopped at several....

A long-time friend from a MUSH swung out to Toronto to see another member of the MUSH and myself. While I’ve never been a big beer drinker for a few reasons,...

Six years – or nearly – since we arrived. And now, we are gone again. A lot has happened. This is one of the first pictures I snapped, in our view...

After packing up the house and all its accoutrements – and throwing out a lot, and giving a lot to our ayah Asa – we performed a miniature migration of reminiscence....

This series is dedicated to Meg and Matt Brodie, and Matt’s perpetual love of momos.  On this trip, we stopped at Clocktower and Little Llama. We are hoping to visit a number of...

This topic came up frequently in January and February – what is it like traveling with kids? Why would you travel with them? You can’t travel AND have kids! What makes...

On the most recent trip around the world, we travelled with two new products. One is [The Pack], a product designed to carry clothing/some smaller items inside your luggage (particularly a...

We had a good run on souvenirs this trip. A few cheap things (pareos, consumables) but three things we’re really happy and excited about! Bracelet: http://jivit-thmey.com/ The bracelet was purchased at...