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I am old enough to remember when the then-SkyDome opened up in 1989. It was the eighth wonder of the world at the time, and the first stadium with a fully operational retractable roof. It took forever to open and close but it was a true marvel. What my 7-year-old self did not realize at the time was the sheer cost of the structure, but it was cool; it was the place… Read More

Growing up, my parents would drag my sister and I once a summer to Midland, Ontario. We would go for a family picnic with extended family, so I would get to see cousins and other family I normally would not get to see. When I became a teenager, I stopped going up to the annual pilgrimages with my parents because I had better things to do. It was not until 2017 that… Read More

On the May long weekend in 2018, my then girlfriend (now wife) and I wanted to go on a road trip and we decided upon Cleveland. We had never been there before and it was within a reasonable driving distance to do a long weekend trip. It also checked off a few things we wanted to do: see some art, watch a baseball game and eat at some great places. I know… Read More