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Credits and Awards

Publication Credits: 

Books and Travel Guides

  • Waking Up In My Own Backyard (Travel Memoir)
  • Maud Lewis and the “Maudified” House Project
  • Risk Takers and Innovators: Great Canadian Business Ventures since 1950
  • Pierre Elliott Trudeau: the prankster who never flinched
  • The Canadian Travel Guide (contributor)
  • Fodor’s Halifax and Atlantic Canada (contributor)
  • D.K. Eyewitness Guide (contributor)
  • Michelin Green Guide, Atlantic Canada (photography)
  • National Geographic Books: Parks Canada Guide (contributor)

Public Broadcasting and Video

  • CBC Radio mini documentaries: profiles and vignettes featuring rural life in Atlantic Canada
  • Talking Travel WTMY
  • The Wonderful World of Murals, 30 min. video documentary


  • AAA Living
  • Atlantic Business Magazine
  • Canadian Geographic
  • Canadian Gardening
  • Coastal Discoveries
  • Coastal Life
  • European Reporter
  • Globe & Mail
  • Imperial Oil Review
  • Macleans
  • Saltscapes
  • Toronto Star
  • Toque & Canoe

… and over 60 more publications including Seasons, The Nova Scotian (Chronicle Herald) and Subaru’s Six Star.


  • 2013 TMAC Travel Writing Awards; best people photo
  • 2013 TMAC Travel Writing Awards; honorary mention best service feature
  • 2011 International Regional Magazine Association, Award of Merit, feature story
  • 2010 Atlantic Journalism Awards, Gold, Magazine profile
  • 2010 Northern Lights Award, finalist, best travel piece Canadian destination

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