Irish Honeymoon – Dublin, Ballynahinch Castle, and Blarney …

Day 5:  Today, we decided to revisit Dublin, as we wanted to see what the city had to offer in terms of shopping, and of…

Irish Honeymoon – October 2016 – Day 3

On our third day, I was bursting with even more excitement than usual.  Dublin was finally in our sights, and it was so much fun…

Fairmont Chateau Laurier – Tea at Zoe’s …

A few weeks ago, during the Winterlude festival here in Ottawa, Alex and I decided to break the monotony of winter in our own little…

October Fun…

Goodness, October is always such a busy month! There’s Thanksgiving, Hallowe’en, my birthday (and two of my family members’ birthdays!), as well as being in…

Bridal Shower Tea Party [Maison Birks Café …

I had the pleasure and honour of attending my sister-in-law’s bridal shower this past Saturday! It’s always more fun of course, when it is in…

Wandering in Ottawa…

A few months ago, my best-est friend came down for a glorious 11 days, and we explored the nation’s capital like tourists fresh from another part…

Sugar House in Quebec…

As a little girl, I read of Laura Ingalls’ trip to Grandpa’s for a sugaring off, where they collected the sap and turned it into…