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Events

The underground walk.

I cannot believe I have not written anything in almost a month! I have lots of catching up to do but will start with today and move backwards in time. Today was the underground race / walk. It was indeed a 5 km walk through the underground without ever having to set foot outside. I […]

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Events

Les tuques bleues

Today was the snow shoe climb of the mountain. This event is a fund raiser organized by Les Amis de la Montagne, a group dedicated to preserving the Mount Royal. Upon registration we were each given a blue tuque with a red pompom which was most welcome and rather becoming if I do say so […]

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Food

Valentine day

This year’s Valentine dinner was especially tasty. I started with liver mousse with Port and figs served on tiny heart shaped toasts.   Next came my usual Valentine staple: the bright red beet soup, followed by a main course of roast beef with wine and mushroom sauce and a variety of baby veggies. Next came […]

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Books and Movies

Movies

I’ve kept up the movie going …I still do not agree with some of the Oscar nominee choices for this year and I do not always agree with my friends about the films we see but who cares? This blog is about my reactions, evaluations and comments. I went to see “Match point”, the latest […]