The Ultimate Guide to Pomegranate, ‘The Jewel of Winter’

Chowhound. Oct 2020.

Mystic, beautiful, decorative, lucky, nutritious, superfood—these are some of the words used to describe a pomegranate fruit. Here’s everything you need to know about choosing and using pomegranate.

The brilliant ruby red ball has a thick rind on the outside, and spongy white tissue and edible sweet yet tart arils inside. Whole pomegranates are often used as holiday centerpieces, while the citrusy seeds are useful for juicing, cooking, and garnishing. Continue reading on Chowhound

10 Things You’ve Got to Experience at the Quebec Winter Carnival

For CheapOAir Miles Away blog. January 2017. 

With a majestic castle, river and cobblestone streets, Quebec City, Canada is a magical destination any time of the year. But for six weeks in January and February, the city is in full party mode with theme parks, parades, and quirky competitions. For 62 years now, the Quebec Winter Carnival has been the biggest winter festival in the world offering over 200 activities for all age groups.  This year’s carnival takes place from January 27th to February 12th.

Here are 10 experiences you don’t want to miss at the Quebec Winter Carnival …

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