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Montreal World Film Festival (day 3)

Third day of my dearest Festival, and I was well rested as I rode the Métro once again to see what was up today. The past years, we had several rooms where different movies, short films and documentaries were presented simultanously. For the 2016 40th edition, because of number of problems, the Festival has only…… Continue reading Montreal World Film Festival (day 3)

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If you came to Montréal… (3)

Yesterday, the weather was beautiful, chéri was at work and I thought I’d go for a walk downtown and bring you along. I had to go pick up my Montréal World Film Festival passport, so I packed up my bag and left home without looking back. This is a must if you want to get…… Continue reading If you came to Montréal… (3)

Blogging · Canada · fun facts · Montreal · summer

If you ever wondered…

Often, I have weird questions on my mind… Last week end, I found out I also had the answers to odd questions other people might have, that I hadn’t even thought about! So for those of you who might have wondered in the past, how those airplane pilots practiced drawing with colored smoke in the…… Continue reading If you ever wondered…

Blogging · Canada · Me myself and I · Montreal · summer

This one’s for Rowena…

  A girls night out in town… Colorful drinks, giggles and shared confidences… When my plate arrived on the table, I had a thought for my favorite Italian Blogger, Rowena. I’m still a step behind, foodie picture-taking wise, but I thought you’d appreciate a look at this insane smoked meat sandwich… Reuben is an institution in…… Continue reading This one’s for Rowena…

Blogging · Canada · French · Montreal · summer · Travel

If you came to Montréal… (2)

I would take you for long walks in my neighbourhood… I love walking, and I think you enjoy it too… And, though my neighbourhood is far from the sexiest in town, I like it a lot. I live in Hochelaga. It used to be one of Montréal’s poorer neighbourhoods, but it is changing over the…… Continue reading If you came to Montréal… (2)

Canada · Dreams · Just stories · Me myself and I · Thoughts

These shoes are made for walking…

  Today I am testing my new walking shoes… Wanna come with me and stroll around Montréal a bit? I admit my neighbouhood isn’t the most exciting, but it doesn’t mean the walk will be dull. We can take all the backstreets, with their tiny fenced backyards and their stray cats passing by… We can…… Continue reading These shoes are made for walking…

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Shower day (not international)

Just out of bed, with sticky eye corners and all. Sitting on the couch, wrapped in a blanket, thinking how good a millionaire I would be. It is grey outside. Grå. I don’t have a commun disease in Québec, drawing people to keep a close track of the upcoming weather. People here visit weather websites,…… Continue reading Shower day (not international)