Archive for ‘fitness’

February 6, 2012

Fête Des Neiges and Parc Jean-Drapeau

Welcome to the first MONTREAL MONDAY! Every Monday I detail something new about la belle ville! Updates on things going on in the city, or new neighbourhoods I explore. This week: Parc Jean-Drapeau and the annual Fete Des Neiges!

This past Saturday, the Hubby and I experienced our first festival in Montreal. It happened to be Fete Des Neiges, an outdoor celebration in Parc Jean-Drapeau. It is part of a larger schedule of winter activities at the former site of Expo ’67.


The crowds of Fete des Neiges, with the Biodome in the background

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September 7, 2011


When the Hubby and I got engaged last November, one of my goals for wedding planning was to lose some of this pesky 30 lbs that had been sticking around since 2006. I gained the weight quickly, and it was caused by some birth control that my body didn’t react well to, in combination with poor eating habits, and lack of exercise.

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