Mandatory Mask Rule is a Sound Choice

It's hard to believe that people are actually protesting in Montreal against mandatory masks at a time where we've finally been able to contain the COVID-19 spread. Everyone's been warning us about a second wave in September or even earlier, and making the wearing of face masks mandatory in enclosed public spaces is the best possible choice the authorities can take. One of the protesters today was saying and I quote “I’m here to take…

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,…
Lifestyle

One Year in Montreal Already!

7 months ago
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 ...
Fun

Noël Éternel: My Favorite MTL Christmas Shop

7 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 ...
Lifestyle

Five Essential Things for New Comers to Montreal

11 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 ...
Lifestyle

Moving to Montreal: First Impression

1 year 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 ...
Lifestyle

Hello Montreal!

1 year 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 ...