It seems like just yesterday we were landing in Toronto, just as Spring was starting to make an appearance. Fast forward one year and two weeks, and spring is still struggling to make an appearance, with Toronto battling its way out of the longest winter in twenty years. Just last week we were hit by… Continue reading Coming out of hibernation
February is almost over already and I’ve just been looking through the photos I’ve taken since the start of the year. Evidence points to me having hibernated for the last two months. It seems I’ve only emerged to eat, and take photos of Cassie being cute. We've just had our first bank holiday of the… Continue reading 2018 off to a flying start
A little late to the party perhaps, but better late than never! One whole year ago, we had our visas activated for our working holiday in Canada, and we were beginning to plan our move, letting our families know that we were about to quit our jobs and move our lives across the world. After… Continue reading 2017: My Top 5
So it seems I totally missed a month out of my monthly blogging. Oops Honestly, I don't know where the time is going. The sixth month anniversary of our arrival in Toronto has been and gone and we're now hurtling towards our first Canadian winter. Eek! I'm already reminiscing about our first summer here, getting… Continue reading 6 Months down . . .
*please excuse the terribly obvious pun After a glorious end to September, I'm really starting to look forward to the changing seasons, and embracing the arrival of Autumn. I mean fall - FALL FALL FALL - the more I say it, the more I'm getting used to it. I'm sure I'll soon stop feeling like… Continue reading Fall-ing in Love with Autumn*
Anyone who knows me will know how much I love my food. I love talking about it, thinking about it, eating it, and complaining when it's not in my life. Gethin knows my hanger only too well, poor dab. And one of the best things about living in Toronto is the food, and the variety… Continue reading Eating our way round Toronto
It still feels so strange to be calling Toronto home, but it definitely feels it now. Cassie has herself a patriotic new bed, and I finally persuaded Gethin that we should get a few pieces for the apartment. I'm pleased to report that we are now at the height of luxury living, with our very… Continue reading Making ourselves at home