Montreal Set To Reopen on Monday May 25

I don't know about other areas of Montreal, but Griffintown, where I currently reside, and its surrounding are definitely ready for the reopening announced next Monday. In fact, they were out in the streets since last week driving their bikes, walking their dogs and taking advantage of the nice weather. The streets are getting busier by the day, people are keeping their distance up to a certain extent but not many are wearing masks unfortunately,…

One Year in Montreal Already!

The first thing that comes to mind when you realize a year has passed is how fast time is flying, but the truth is it's been a long, busy yet rewarding year. There are so many firsts to complete when you're moving to a new country, many that you can plan in advance and others that you can never prepare for. For example: - Reading about Canada's traffic rules and watching videos about driving in…

Noël Éternel: My Favorite MTL Christmas Shop

4 months ago
Last year around mid-December, we had just settled in Montreal and went out to look for a Christmas tree and ornaments. Most shops had run out of trees by then, but we stumbled upon Noël ...

Five Essential Things for New Comers to Montreal

8 months ago
Moving to a new country is a challenge by itself, especially when you’re coming along with your family. We spent months planning our trip to Montreal and I thought I start with the five essential ...

Moving to Montreal: First Impression

10 months ago
Before I start blogging properly about the experiences and the places we’ve been to here, I thought I write first about why we decided to move here as a family and our first impression of ...

Hello Montreal!

11 months ago
I’ve been postponing the blog’s launch for quite some time, and I still need to do some fine-tuning, but since today is Saint-Jean Baptiste Day, the national holiday of Québec, I thought it’s a good ...