I've always hated this time of the year: it's super nice outside, summer is still in the air, but you can't help but dread the fact that school is happening in a week or two. While school is no longer a thing for me now, I still can't help but remember how much the countdown to a new school year tormented me... Which is why I'd like to propose a fun activity for the kids (and big kids in us) to end the summer (and begin the new school year) on a good note!Read More
Let me tell you - when you live in Saint-Leonard, there's a lot of perks when it comes to food. You've got the best bakeries, pastry shops, specialty food stores and as the BF has recently discovered: THE BEST butcher, AGA Boucherie.Read More
Oh, hi! I'm back and this is (literally) my first real full day off in forever.
I've been on a little bakery bender lately - not intentionally, I've just been finding myself in and around bakeries all over the city these days (This is me living life on the wild side.)
Last weekend, I spent my Saturday with my 9-year old cousin. He's an awesome kid who happens to think I'm super cool, which makes me like him a whole lot more. We got to the metro where I discovered that my cousin had never ridden the metro before and was pretty concerned about the speeds at which we would be travelling. BF and I put all those fears to rest by ridiculing the situation with exaggerated scenarios of how our "trip" could go horribly wrong. The kid may or may not have found it funny.Read More
I've always been a Hula Hoop enthusiast. While hooping is something that many have toyed around with as children and never again, Hula Hooping has always been a staple hobby of mine. I've got so many memories of hooping for 30 - 40 minutes straight, wondering what the world record for longest hula hooping marathon is (apparently it's 74 hours and 54 minutes.)Read More