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Dear You… Yeah, Again.

Dear you, Thank you for still being there. For staying in the shadows, but staying still… Neither our lives are easy. None is. But the presence of a good friend makes a difference, and I wish mine could make as big a difference as yours makes. It is a short note tonight, but not short…… Continue reading Dear You… Yeah, Again.

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Where’s the beef?

Whatever the cut, I like to sprinkle Montreal steak spices on my beef. Today, I was preparing my tournedos, making sure to put enough to get this nice BBQ taste, when I wondered… Do this spice melange exist outside Québec?   It is really really common here, but has it spread elsewhere? Did we hold…… Continue reading Where’s the beef?

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Independence….

  Ok, put an X on your calendar. I am about to talk about politics, and that’s not something you’ll see often. Nikki, from Flying Through Water has chosen the theme independence for her fourth week of Penguin Prompts… I am guessing it has to do with the fact that Americans celebrated Independence Day this…… Continue reading Independence….

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So young and pretty…

Watching the news is always an excellent source of “Say whut?” for me. I think the people writing the news, especially on those 24/7 news specialized channels, just expect us to listen and nod in agreement, not really thinking about what’s being said. Take that terrible car accident that happened the other night. Horrible crash,…… Continue reading So young and pretty…

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Dreams come true…

Some of you might remember me talking about my favorite author ever… Amélie Nothomb!   I will meet her tonight! Totally unexpected! I learned today that she was going to meet with readers in a library here in Montréal this evening. This dang evening!! I asked my boss to leave a little early, and hope…… Continue reading Dreams come true…

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Cyranny’s Jukebox…

Now, here’s one most of you will be able to understand 😉 Groenland is a band from Montréal, who shot this videoclip based on the true story of Peter Skyllberg, a Swedish man who was saved after spending two months in his car, in a hibernation state, after having an accident. Québec music… Scandinavian link… Fun…… Continue reading Cyranny’s Jukebox…