La Crémaillère: First Day At the New Home

La Crémaillère: First Day At the New Home

We are pretty excited about our new purchase: a home on wheels.  An old gondola for storage space.  Cracking the first of many bottle of sparkling.Cheering to my new setting.Loving my new backyard.And the views are to die for.Much better than TV.Getting cozy.Friendly neighbourhood. And again, can't beat the view.The sun painted the mountains of a stunning [...]

Festival de la Galette Sarrasin

Festival de la Galette Sarrasin

Québécois love their poutine. But they also love their buckwheat. The buckwheat made its way to Québec during the first colonization, principally by the Bretons. During this time, the buckwheat flour was used to make crepes, and was accompanied with baked beans, molasses and a glass of p'tit caribou.  It became a popular meal rich in protein for lumberjacks [...]