My kind of winter carnival!
I’ve never been to Québec’s winter carnival, perhaps for fear of the cold and let’s face it, it’s a bit of a hike just to party with Bonhomme! So when I heard that there’s a not-to-be-missed Haitian-style carnival happening this weekend at the PHI Centre with Montreal’s stellar music group, Arcade Fire, I thought: “Now…Read article >>
Where everybody knows your name (or soon will)
Friday night I walked into my friend Tara’s café (which I’d been meaning to check out for some time now… bad friend!) in Griffintown. “No way!” was what she said when she saw me. I smiled… it’s so nice to be greeted in a new place by someone who really knows you. Soon I was…Read article >>
A gluten-free evening with Cannelle et Vanille
Aran Goyoaga, creator of the beautiful food blog Cannelle et Vanille, author of the gluten-free cookbook Small Plates and Sweet Treats and James Beard Award Finalist, will be in Montreal this coming weekend! I have been a fan of Aran’s blog for a few years now and I am constantly delighted by the almost ethereal…Read article >>