Sweet Scarlet

A couple of weekends ago, this amazing group of ladies named Sweet Scarlet  sang at the Kerrisdale Farmer’s Market.  It was a beautiful sunny day and as the ladies sang under a big, beautiful, shady tree, people stopped and gathered to hear their sweet voices as they rang out across the market. Those sweet melodies […]

Montmartre

We found ourselves in Montmartre on our second day of our trip and then found ourselves back there on our very last day before we came home.  We loved the charm and the quaintness of this part of Paris.  Despite my thoughts of taking the funicular up to the top, we braved it both times […]

Signs of Spring

It’s that time of year when you are praying for spring to come soon…like down on your knees begging for even the slightest sign that the colder temperatures are fading and that the worst of the season is behind us… please oh please let it be over soon…pretty pretty pretty please. This has been the […]

Chicago… the windy city?

  I went to Chicago for the first time ever at the beginning of the summer over the July 1 long weekend.  I decided to go to meet up with my dearest friend N who I haven’t seen in 4 years.  Hanging out with one of your besties in a city you have never been […]