Yearly Archives: 2017

19
Apr
posted in : MONTREAL, NEWS

We have become more and more aware of where our food comes from. We demand meat from small producers and happy cows, eggs from free roaming chickens and organic heirloom tomatoes that taste like heaven. However, do you know where the grains that are in your bread, pizza or pasta come from? Half of our diet …

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13
Apr
posted in : Ottawa, TRAVELS

Canada turns 150 this year and what better time than now to visit Ottawa! I’ve been a proud Canadian citizen for 25 years now but I couldn’t remember how long it had been since I’d visited Ottawa so I jumped at the opportunity to spend the weekend rediscovering it. It is such a lovely city and …

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5
Apr

A version of this article was first written for Tourisme Montréal. What’s your favourite meal? Mine is most definitely brunch. I love brunch dishes and I like that you can linger, take your time and enjoy a late meal on a weekend morning without having to rush anywhere. It feels like a mini-vacation, time stolen from …

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23
Mar
posted in : Quebec, TRAVELS

A couple of weeks ago, I was invited to discover the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec with my friend and photographer extraordinaire Jeff (who took all the photos for this article) and Mary Lynn and Emilie from La Fabrique Crépue. Located across Quebec City, the Chaudière-Appalaches region stretches along the St. Lawrence River and includes many members of the Most Beautiful Villages of Québec …

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16
Mar

La Scena’s Un chef à l’érable’s rustic chic décor {photo © Un chef à l’érable} A version of this article was first written for Tourisme Montréal Urban sugar shacks have become more popular in Montreal in the past few years. That’s geat news for all of us maple lovers who are looking for a taste of …

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