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Canadian Life

Anything related to my new life under the snow. From bitching about the weather to hockey games and the Stanley Cup, from culture shock to shocking culture, from old Europe to the New Continent, whatever is on my newcomer’s mind!

Ottawa, April 2020

I Suck at Pandemics

Ottawa, April 2020 If you’re looking for creative homeschooling ideas, no-flour-no-problem recipes, inspiring insights, indoor activities lists and other trendy pandemic tips, feel free to...

Michel Giannesini, 1929-2020

Grieving

The TV was switched off... Michel Giannesini, 91 years old, former sound engineer and one of the first people to sell TVs in France left us on April 25, 2020.

Cryptic graffiti on Laurier, Ottawa, November 2019

Ottawa’s Dark(er) Side

A man was shot and critically injured on “my” gym’s parking lot last Wednesday morning. Organized crime? A former gambling ring boss? Are we talking about Ottawa, Ontario?