Hi there. I am a freelance lifestyle journalist, bred in Boston and based in Montreal. I cover beer and travel mostly but am drawn to any stories of culture, passion and place.

My writing has been published in Boston magazine, The Guardian, Eater Montreal, Roads and Kingdoms, Boston.com, CultMTL, All About Beer MagazineCraft Beer & Brewing Magazine, BeerAdvocate Magazine, Serious Drinks and more

Have questions, comments or complaints? Reach me at hvandenengel@gmail.com or @heathervandy on Twitter.