Published Work

READALLABOUTITA selection of my writing and photography that has been published online and in print:


More of Our Canada- All Dolled Up; Nesting Doll Collection

Reader’s Digest: Our Canada- 10 Canadian Collectors Share Their Quirky Collections

Mexconnect-Our Lord of the Conquest Festival in San Miguel de Allende

The Vancouver Sun-Five European Christmas markets to savour the spirit

Travel Belles: Guest Post-Discovering Christmas ‘Hygge’ in Denmark

International Living-Spanish Tapas, Flamenco Dancing…And An Easy Income

Travelettes: Guest Post. The Leading Ladies of Dia de los Muertos

International Living- Explore Europe Thanks to this Easy Income

The Vancouver Sun-Photos: How a body shouldn’t be able to move:photographer Tara Lowry chronicles contortionists at the recent Calgary Stampede.
Also seen on The Province, The Star Phoenix, The Leader Post, Montreal Gazette, Calgary Herald

The Vancouver Sun- A Stampede of Colourful Characters
Also seen on The Province, and The Star Phoenix, Calgary Herald

International Living- Food, Festivals, Free Music-Why I love this Portable Income
Also seen on The Escapologist

Matador Network-Around the world in the first solar-powered airplane able to fly through the night

Mexconnect-Lenten traditions in Oaxaca: Our Lady of Sorrows

Matador Network- The Little Car That Can: Driving from Argentina to Alaska in a Fiat 600

Matador Network-Before They Pass Away: Documenting the World’s Vanishing Tribes

Mexconnect-Dressing Baby Jesus: Dia de la Candelaria in Oaxaca

International Living- These Spanish Words Are Not Your Friends

Mexconnect-Paying Tribute to Our Lady of Guadalupe in Oaxaca

International Living-Work Online, Minimal Hours, Covers All Expenses in Paradise…

International Living- The Three Best Reasons to Learn Spanish

International Living-English Teachers Wanted from Spain to Mexico

International Living-I Got VIP Treatment as an English Teacher

International Living-The 5 Things You Should Do in Southern Spain

The Vancouver Sun, The Star Phoenix,The Province, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen, – Many Faces of Mexico’s Day of the Dead

International Living- Visiting Hierve el Agua

Matador Network- Photo Essay:Dia de los Muertos in Oaxaca, Mexico

Matador Network-The 14th of Every Month is a Holiday in South Korea

International Living-Need to Fund Your Overseas Adventure? Try This.

International Living-Not a bad Job if You Can Handle the Monkeys

The Province- Destination: Cuban Wedding!

Martinoticias-El cólera no espanta a los turistas canadienses (Translated excerpt).

The Province-Living it Up on Day of the Dead

MexConnect- Radiant Radishes:la Noche de Rabanos in Oaxaca

Travel Belles-An Artful Day Shopping for Treasures in Oaxaca, Mexico


Lonely Planet Magazine UK- People Watching in Chefchaouen Photo (page 26)

Lonely Planet Magazine UK- Star Fish Photo(page 37)

Lonely Planet Magazine UK, Cherry Blossoms and Crow Photo (page 27)

Lonely Planet Magazine UK, – Camel Shadows Photo (page 33)

Lonely Planet Magazine UK and US- Your Rainbow Panorama Photo (page 38)

We Love Budapest- Snowy Photos from Budapest IG Round Up

Vancouver is Awesome: Obviously you need to see more stunning photos of fall in Vancouver.

Your Little Black Book- 10X The Most Colourful Cities in the World for on Your Bucket List –Cover Photo; Chefchaouen 

Georgia Straight –Table of Contents Photo (Abbotsford Tulip Festival)

Georgia Straight- Table of Contents Photo (Capilano Suspension Bridge Totem Pole)

The Today Show- Christmas Traditions Around the World: Who Knew? Segment with Mental Floss co-founder

Hallmark-Funny Pets Birthday Card


Matador-The 20 most inspiring travel photos of the week

Matador- 29 Instagrams that show how vibrant the world really is

Mexico Desconocido- Fotos de la Semana:Tiempo de Catrinas en Mexico

Georgia Straight-Table of Contents Photo Photo 54

Georgia Straight-Table of Contents Photo
Photo 100

Georgia Straight-Table of Contents Photo Photo 128

Georgia Straight-Table of Contents Photo Photo 180

Hallmark- Meme Valentine Day’s Card

Huatulco Eye Magazine-MAY ISSUE COVER PHOTO

Metro Photo Challenge-Top 30 Finalist Canada

BlogHer-My Top 10 Coping Tools for Getting Through a Breast Cancer Diagnosis (tlml78)


Enfoque Sonoro and Diario Despertar de Oaxaca- K’naan

Metro Photo Challenge-Top 30 Finalist Canada



Trazzler/Open Spaces-‘Work of Art Grand Prize Photography’ in the Work of Art Contest.

Enroute- Flash Photo Competition (Puerto Vallarta)

Inside Vancouver-GEAR UP FOR VANCOUVER BIKE TO WORK WEEK, MAY 28 – JUNE 1 (tlml78)

Vancouver Observer-Vancouver in Motion: Motorcycle Stunt


Metro Photo Challenge Photo Book 2013- Page 11. Andre ‘Gypsy’ Girard playing guitar.

More Sand in My Bra (Travelers Tales)- Sidebar: Selection from: “EATING MY OWN WORDS”. Page 112.


Loves Umbrella

Nothing is Ordinary


JJ Community

Its My Week

TV Doors and Windows

Passion Passport

Cantos do Mundo

Loves Umbrella

JJ Community

Vancouver is Awesome 

Umbrella Planet

Umbrella Planet

Umbrella Planet


Be Vancouver 

Passion Passport

Its My Week

Nothing is Ordinary

Loves Umbrella

Lanterns and Lullabies

Loves Umbrella

Its My Week

Postcard Outfitters 

Umbrella Planet

Ig Best Shotz 

Canadian Creatives 

Passion Passport

Passion Passport

Passion Passport

Vision Pro

Nothing is Ordinary

Travel Zoo UK

Afar Media

Miss 604

Vancouver is Awesome

The Daily Adventurer

Petrified Forest National Park

Chimani Apps

Dame Traveler

Simply Morocco

Vive Oaxaca 

Hello BC

Afar Media

Inside Vancouver



Travel Zoo (Prague)

Travel Zoo (Havana)

Travel Zoo (Banff)

Vancouver is Awesome (on Twitter)

VanCity’s Best Photos (on Twitter)

Simply Morocco

Spain (official tourism board)

IG Sevilla

Travel Lushes (Guanajuato)

Travel Lushes (Belize travel sign)

Travel Lushes (Havana)

Travel Lushes  (Banff)

Mexico Maravilloso

Captura Mexico

IG Mexico

GTO Gram

Eurail (Burano)

Eurail (Burano)

Eurail (Prague)

Eurail (Cinque Terre)

Eurail (Train Station)

Interrail (Cinque Terre)

Interrail (Burano)

Interrail (train station)

Interrail (Burano)

Interrail (Prague)

Interrail (on the train)