Category Archives: Travel
December was not a happy blogging month, but I’m back after a well-deserved vacation back home hanging with my family. On my travels I discovered this new little shop in Waterloo called Bon Mot, which sells contemporary art and design … Continue reading
Even though I’m not going anywhere too far, I’m addicted to airbnb.com. If you’re looking for privately run or exotic accommodations, or just a floor to sleep on, this is the place (check out all the houseboats). We used the … Continue reading
It seems that everywhere I turn these days, there’s a vision of a jewel-coloured macaron (Blair Waldorf stuffed her prissy mouth with them this week as a substitute for Bass love) or a proclamation that its poor cousin, the whoopie … Continue reading
Look under the seat! I can’t believe I didn’t know this, but the original cast of The Sound of Music is going to be reunited on Oprah on Thursday. I am a not-so-secret Von Trappite; there’s a soundtrack album cover, … Continue reading
A couple of years ago we took a memorable trip to Iceland. I couldn’t afford very much (except at the killer flea market–great secondhand dresses, just past the shark meat counter) from the local designers, but if I ever go … Continue reading
I’ve heard of this noodle place, but maybe it’s not so big in Montreal. This Plateau resto looked closed right up both times we went past it. Still, a great sign.