Category Archives: holiday

Vacation time!

I’ve been a little tardy in recapping our latest vacation.  With good reason, I returned home to some unhappy news, and for awhile things were in “put one foot in front of the other and the rest will sort itself … Continue reading

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Out and about: Winter Camping at Au Diable Vert

A few weeks ago Dave and I rented a cabin at Au Diable Vert.  It wasn’t our first time, but our first time visiting in the winter.  It was great!  I think in the future we are going to try … Continue reading

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

  Lola, Béla, Dave and I all wish you very happy holidays!

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Spring 2012 – Amsterdam, Netherlands

From mid May to early June of this year Dave and I embarked on a quick trip through Belgium, the Netherlands and France.  I never did a proper recap, so I’m going to do some mini recaps of the places … Continue reading

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Spring 2012 – Brussels, Belgium (and Brugges too!)

From mid May to early June of this year Dave and I embarked on a quick trip through Belgium, the Netherlands and France.  I never did a proper recap, so I’m going to do some mini recaps of the places … Continue reading

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Easter dinner 2012: creole mussels

We came: We saw: We conquered: Same as last year, we had our Montreal Easter celebration on Friday and decided not to go to Toronto (we went for Christmas). Instead, we took today to eat a nice greasy breakfast, go … Continue reading

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Good Friday egg extravaganza!

My family likes to mix up traditions and make new ones.  For Easter, we don’t get together on the Sunday or the Monday anymore, instead we all get together on the Friday to eat fish.  My nonna (Italian for grandma) … Continue reading

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