Google Mobility Reports Show Quebec Respecting “Stay-At-Home” Most in Canada

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Quebec is still surging , which prompted Premier Fran├žois Legault today to extend the shutdown of all but essential businesses in the province until at least May 4. On the other hand, there are two encouraging indicators as to where Quebec stands from flattening the curve, even though it's still a bit early to tell when this will happen. The first one is the below graph showing where…

Two Easy DIY No-Sew Approaches To Make Face Masks

Should healthy people wear masks to prevent Coronavirus? Should everyone wear masks? Is a Homemade Mask effective? Which material should we use? Are cloth face coverings recommended? How about cheap paper masks? Bandanas? The truth is no one has an answer yet and it doesn't look like we will get a clear answer any time soon. What we know is that people are being encouraged to cover their faces when going out in public, whether…

Ten Movies I’ve Seen More than Five Times

Since we're all stuck home, I thought of sharing ten films that I remember watching at least five times. I might have missed some, but these are the movies that came to mind now: 1- A Clockwork Orange: I'm a huge Stanley Kubrick fan and Clockwork Orange, even though quite disturbing, is a masterpiece. 2- The Shawshank redemption: If you haven't seen that movie yet, stop everything you're doing and watch it now. 3- 13th…

Ten Fun Shows You Can Enjoy with Your Kids

My wife & I are usually very strict about screen time, allowing the boys barely an hour per day even on weekends, but with schools and daycare closing because of the new coronavirus and parents being forced to work remotely, more screen time is inevitable. I'm not very familiar with all the kid-friendly channels out there, but I've discovered over the past two years few YouTube channels & shows that we, as parents, enjoyed watching…
Health

Quebec Announces Drastic Measures to Contain COVID-19 Spread

3 weeks ago
Two days after the World Health Organization (WHO) assessed COVID-19 as a pandemic, the Quebec government has decided to put in place drastic measures to try and slow the propagation of the virus as much ...
Fun

Meet Montreal’s Stuntwoman

4 weeks ago
It’s not every day that you see someone holding onto the bumper of a running STM bus on Sherbrooke street. I thought at first it was some movie scene before realizing it’s 19-year old Cassandre ...
Fun

Instagram Music Finally Available!

1 month ago
About Time Facebook! Instagram Music is finally available in Canada after it was rolled out almost two years ago in the US and parts of Europe. Through this feature, you will be able to find ...
Lifestyle

Biggest Snowstorm of the Year!

1 month ago
Up to 50 centimeters of snow were expected by Friday evening as a winter storm warning was issued for Friday for much of southern Quebec. A lot of schools and daycares closed (luckily not ours) ...
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