Authentique Montreal

We were fortunate to be taken in by a French family with the most adorable home and adorable bilingual children.

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We tried out the snowshoes …

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The 50 year old ones were a little awkward with my booties!

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Can you believe this is their backyard? Unreal.

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This little cutie has spirit!

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It was a hoot to sit and the table of spirited Francais folks and try to guess what they were talking about :)

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We headed back to the city Sunday and stocked up on sesame seed bagels – a Montreal specialty.

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This humble joint quickly became my favorite for a cappuccino.

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Mine was a working holiday so this portable office was out and about most of the time.

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Sleepy boys, except Dane …

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Reliving our failure of a date spot (the place we ended up after The Nutcracker – yep, the “fail”). We can laugh about it now.

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Dane getting plastered by modern art at a hat shop with a designer who boasted that this is “sellable” … hee hee.

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Blurry magic … I made the boys walk 10 hundred blocks in the freezing cold to find a healthy spot for lunch on New Years Eve day. A person just gets feeling boggish after so many treats!

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This soup was a win …

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Fresh pressed juice and smoothies.

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Raw Asian Dragon Bowl

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Deelish!

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Wait til you see our New Year’s Eve supper!

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