our adventures

Fourth annual Christmas baking

Last weekend Sylvie and I undertook our fourth annual Christmas crafting weekend. We were pretty excited because this year we had a digital candy thermometer and a plan that was … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Autumn fun

At the end of October we went to Orford to visit my mom. While we were there, mom decided it was time to harvest the first lemon off her Myers … Continue reading

November 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Visiting the Tarzwells

This Thanks Giving marked the 50 year wedding anniversary for Don and Elayne. It was the perfect excuse for the whole family to get together. On Friday morning we arrived … Continue reading

October 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

2016 Summer catch-up

In the grand-scheme of things, we’ve had a pretty quiet summer; we didn’t have any big camping trips or much time off. But we did take advantage of our weekends … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

It was our anniversary…

At the beginning of July, it was my 35th birthday and our 5 year wedding anniversary. Serendipitously, one of our favourite bands, Lord Huron, was playing in Montreal on July … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · 1 Comment

Italy 2016: Rome and miscellanea

We left Ravello at 7am and started our gruelling 5 hour journey on winding roads through the hills towards Rome. Because our transportation to Rome was part of the organized trip we booked, … Continue reading

June 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Italy 2016: Ravello

The bus ride from Amalfi to Ravello took us straight up into the hills on some very narrow winding roads. The roads in this part of Italy are characterized by these … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment