It feels like summer

We’re just back from a lovely long weekend at a friend’s cottage. The long lazy days, children playing freely, lots of swimming in the lake, late lunches… it felt like summer! Hang on… it is the summer! But this was just a preview. We’re back at home now and will …

Back from Quebec

I just came back from a much overdue trip to Quebec city. One of my very dear childhood friends has moved from Brazil to Canada some six years ago, so when we moved over here in 2009 we were delighted that we would live closer. Only it took us four …

Crafting away from home

  The nice thing about making something while traveling is the memory that becomes attached to the finished object. Even if they …

Brazil highlights

So I have shown you Rio’s natural beauty and also some of the fun things I managed to do while we were …

I ♥ Rio

Now that we are back and rested from our long trip I can look back at the highlights of our stay in …

Going home

Those past three weeks have flown by. Tomorrow we say good bye to Brazil and head back to our home in Canada. …

While in Philly

We are back from our trip to Philly.  Warren was sick pretty much during all our staying there, poor guy. It seems …

Tiradentes

While in Brazil we stayed mostly in Rio but for four days we escaped to the mountains of Minas Gerais (the neighbouring …

Yes, I disapeared…

to Brazil! I think I mentioned in one of the later posts we were preparing to travel. I was busy getting everything …