Girls Gone Maui…Part 2!!!

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Right where we left off…SO..Part 2…I mean we did do A LOT of lounging and relaxing but I have created a to do list JUST for you with the must stop’s and shop’s along the way!!! Enjoy…. 3. TO DO ALI’I KULA LAVENDER FARM – If you love lavender as much as I do then this is a must do!!! …

Girls Gone Maui…Part 1!!!

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Ok, SO I’ve been to Maui like…about a dozen times now. Everyone knows I love it. In fact, my family and I bought a little condo there about 3 years ago (which you can stay at too, info below) we love it so much. But…every time I’ve gone, I’ve gone with my family (which is fabulous but going to bed …

Rowena’s Inn on the River Giveaway!!!

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Click Here ahhhhhh…There’s something about close to home vacations that always seems to amaze me. I don’t know if it’s the short travel time, the stress free life style, or the relaxing feeling you get almost anywhere in BC. Rowena’s Inn on the River is DEFINITELY at the top of my list for quick and easy getaway’s. No matter what the case…I …

My Hawaii Essentials

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Happy BELATED Thanksgiving Canadian loves!! I hope you all had as great of a weekend as I did!!?! I had so much fun soaking up the rays, poolside, pineapple drink in hand, with my besties… it’s definitely been one for the books!!! For those of you that might be sneaking away for a sunny holiday this winter I put together …

Bowen Island Sanga Retreat Giveaway

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It’s GIVEAWAYYYY TIME ON JH.COM!!!!!!! Today I’m teaming up with Sanga Living and we’re giving away a Sanga Digital Detox & Yoga Retreat on Bowen Island … and it’s ALL INCLUSIVE!!!!!! MORE GOOD NEWS!!! All of my lovely readers will get 15% discount off any booking of the Digital Detox Retreat on Bowen Island by using the code RelaxJillian at checkout!!! Don’t worry your little hearts …

Pretty Estates

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Well with this great post, it’s CANADA DAY tomorrow, and there’s no better way to pay tribute on the blog than to show Canada’s spectacular beauty!!!! For our big two year anniversary, Justin arranged for us to stay at Pretty Estates…and it was an ABSOLUTE DREAM!!!! The inn was right up my alley from the 1920s, and Betty Anne, the owner was …

The Big Island To-Do List

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Hawaii is one of my all-time favourite spots to vacation and that’s probably no surprise to most of you! Justin & I went last month and had the time of our lives!!! A growing number of people always ask me to share my go-to places, so I put together a list of my favourite places, acitivites, accommodations & eats on …

Day 12 Giveaway: Rocky Mountaineer

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On the FINAL day of Christmas, Rocky Mountaineer gifts to you an AHHHMAZING two-day, all daylight rail journey between Vancouver & the gorgeous Rocky Mountains*! Not only do you get to see stunning scenery of the beautiful BC wilderness (which I obviously love), you get to do it in style!! The winner of this prize gets to experience the internationally acclaimed Rocky Mountaineer …

My UK & Ireland Travel Style Guide

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It happens to the best of us: no matter how thoughtfully you pack, you always end up bringing home unworn clothes that could have wonderfully made way for all the shopping you wanted to do… or at least saved your tired shoulders from hauling that too-heavy suitcase around numerous cities and airports. You’d think in the 200,000 odd years we …

Aloha! We’re Back from Paradise!

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Aloha! We are back from the island and I’m having a majorly hard time getting back into the swing of things – so I thought I’d spend this rainy morning going through my favourite snapshots of our week in Maui and share them with you! Justin and I had the best time rippin’ that jeep around the island! Too many …

My Hawaii Photo Diary

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Warning: if you currently find yourself in an icy, cold, dreary location then this post might make you a little angry- apology in advance! The truth is, I was so craving the sun this month (watching “The Bachelor” didn’t help this craving) that I decided to surprise my family and tag along on their trip to Maui! They had NO …

My Heavenly Thanksgiving

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Happy Thanksgiving to all of my American friends! I hope you’re all stuffing yourselves with tons of yummy food (hopefully a few of my recipes!) and spending quality time with friends and family! As you know, Canadian Thanksgiving was last month and I thought I’d share a recap of my holiday. We had Thanksgiving in the middle of nowhere this …

Bucket List: Sourtoe Cocktail Club

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So recently I’ve been getting a kick out of drafting my own bucket list. I keep adding more and more to it and I figured it would be fun to share it with you guys! Okay, so number one on my list: drink a Sourtoe cocktail. My Granny, Grandpa, Aunt and Uncle have all had one of these creepy cocktails …

My Rocky Mountaineer Getaway

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If you follow me on twitter you might have seen my mentions about a “secret” vacation with my parents andGranny Marge. Well, I’m excited to tell you guys that our secret trip was actually a trip on the beautiful Rocky Mountaineer! You might remember that I got the chance to ride on the Rocky Mountaineer while I was on “The …