On the last day of our Canadian adventure, the weather was sparkling and sunny again. Andrew came up with the great idea to do a little field trip to Montmorency Falls, located about eight miles from Quebec City. Their claim to fame is being 100 feet taller than Niagara Falls but don’t go expecting anything […]


Our Canadian adventure continues with photos from our one and only full day in Quebec City. With glorious weather on our side, we covered a lot of ground…


On Day Four, we savored every last moment in Old Montreal before catching the train to Quebec City. I wanted to capture some of the quirky details that brought such character to the neighborhood.

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On our last full day in Montreal, we decided to slow things down: the number of places to visit, the frequency of our photo-taking, and our overall pace. We ended up exploring two vastly different places within the same general vicinity. First up was the hipster paradise of the Plateau, the eclectic, bohemian land of […]


I turned 40 years old on Day Two of our Canadian adventure. Check out our memorable, jam-packed journey downtown…


Bonjour, tout le monde! I am writing this post as a newly-minted forty-year-old. Exciting, right!? To celebrate my birthday—and a rare opportunity to take a second vacation in one year—Andrew and I recently traveled to Montreal and Quebec City.