Wen and I spent Thanksgiving in Montreal with a quick side jaunt to see the folks in Ottawa (Hi mum!).  We had a great time at both, but alas only took photos in Montreal.  Here are shots from around town. Lunch at La Boite Gourmande (445 rue Laurier Est) – an old bank (complete with vault… Continue reading Montreal

Hipster Pizza

Based on my buddy Richard’s recommendations, I waited in line at Artichoke Basille’s Pizza for about 30 minutes today just to get two slices.  The verdict?  It was totally worth it.  The pizza was amazing: the artichoke pizza had the most gourmet mix of cheeses I’ve ever tried (can a cheese be succulent?  That’s the… Continue reading Hipster Pizza