The 21st was mom and I’s last day together. In the morning we drove over to Mélanie’s house and visited her newborn baby. She is absolutely adorable, and the new house they’ve purchased is in a new development, and is as modern as they come these days. It was a very nice visit! We headed back […]Read More Nov 23/17: Old Friends & Goodbyes
November 18th was the start of visiting the other side of the family. After breakfast with Jeanne we drove over to St-Eustache on the north shore side of Montreal. We stopped at a gardening store to say hi to my aunt Lucie since she was working there all week and we might not see her […]Read More Nov 20/17: The Giroux’s
The 14th was an easy day of travel. Bianca and I got together for breakfast in the morning since we hadn’t had tons of time to ourselves. We got to relax and eat, enjoying conversation full of throwback stories. When we finished, we said goodbye and I walked over to the bus station. The bus […]Read More Nov 17/17: Going to the Rocheforts
Saturday the 11th was a big day for us all. We went bridesmaid dress shopping, celebrated a birthday and got to all hang out together. The day began with an easy breakfast in Olivia’s really lovely townhouse. Their place is so well decorated and her family is so kind. They are so generous with their […]Read More Aug 14/17: A week of catch-ups
I’m baaaaack! And it feels so good. I hoped on a greyground on the 8th and bused from Toronto to Ottawa. It was smooth but Ifelt motion-sick so I just napped as much as I could to ease the feeling. I arrived around 2pm and Bianca was circling the block waiting for me. We headed […]Read More Nov 10/17: Hello Again Ottawa!
November 6th was a big day of walking around downtown Toronto, getting some of the big items done. I took the streetcar down to the Distillery District, an old historic part of town where alcohol used to be fabricated in huge brick buildings. They were all beautiful, and clearly had seen a lot back in […]Read More Nov 8/17: Goodbye Toronto
November 4th was a very busy day! We awoke and had a very simple breakfast. Once done and ready, we headed out the door and bought a day pass which would allow us to metro as much as we’d want that day! We trained over to the Beltline trail and walked through some pretty gardens […]Read More Nov 6/17: Let’s explore TO