Category Archives: out and about

It’s been awhile . . .

To say life has been hectic is a bit of an understatement.  I’ve been meaning to write this post since oh . . . April maybe?  It was going to talk about how our never ending winter had zapped all … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Danish dough hook acquired!

I love online classes.  I like learning, but I also like spending time at home/don’t always have tons of time to devote to spending a couple of hours a week in one specific location.  So I’ve taken a few more … Continue reading

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Camping at le Vallonnier, Orford

For our second camping trip of the season we decided to try something a little more adventurous than Oka.  After last year’s l’Entremont adventure, we knew we could handle a big hike, but didn’t necessarily want to do something of … Continue reading

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Camping at Oka: 2013 edition

We decided to start out our 2013 camping season at Oka, for a bunch of reasons, but mostly because it’s so close to Montreal.  Our car was giving us problems, and we didn’t want to be far from the city … 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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A rather interesting walk home today: flooding on McTavish

So by now I’m sure everyone in the Montreal area knows: there was a major water main break and a good chunk of the McGill campus and downtown core flooded.  I didn’t know this though when I started my walk … Continue reading

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Out and About on Mont-Royal

Since the deep freeze Montreal had been experiencing finally subsided, I decided to get out and enjoy a walk through Mont-Royal Park this Sunday afternoon.  Although it wasn’t as cold as it was earlier in the week, -10C can still … Continue reading

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