Three Whims Book Club: In Order to Live

I would definitely recommend this book to a friend. I was taken on an emotional roller coaster from start to finish and it helped me understand a part of the world I knew very little about. The book also provided an opportunity for me to appreciate my own life, self reflect, and consider many blessings I sometimes take for granted.

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May in Montréal

You always wish for more time on a trip, but if you can’t squeeze more days into your itinerary that doesn’t mean you have to miss out…

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Fooding around in Montréal & Québec City part 2

Bonjour! If you any of you are visiting for the first time you can read part 1 here to get caught up on fooding around in Montréal. Now continuing our adventure on our third day in Montréal Blondie and I decided to do a day trip in the gorgeous Québec City. Québec City is best known for being the oldest city in North America.

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Overcoming the Post-Trip Blues

For me, there is nothing quite like the anticipation of a trip I have been planning for the last six months. Having that date marked out on my calendar showing that I am off to somewhere makes me giddy. The adventure happens and it is incredible. Then, the inevitable for me, the post-trip blues kick in…

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Fooding around in Montréal: Part 1

We’re back! Oh what a trip. I have to say that Montréal and Quebec City was incredible. Great sites, friendly people, lots of exploring and glorious food. When we decided to come to Montréal I started to decide what kinds foods and places I wanted to try.

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Our First Garden (part 2)

The other title I was considering for this post was, “What the Hail,” because two days after we planted all of the beautiful plants we got from the Wasatch Community Gardens annual plant sale (you can read about that here), we got hit with the most torrential hail storm I have ever seen. The hail was about the size of dimes, but it came down with such force that in just 5 minutes, it tore golf ball size holes in our patio roof and shredded all of our plants to bits..

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Au Revoir Salt Lake, Montréal here we come!

The time has finally come, we are heading to Montréal! I decided to do a quick post, to not only to remind you guys to follow our Instagram to see some amazing pictures of this scenic city, but to share some things we plan to do.

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Happy Mother’s Day to Mother Earth

Last year, the husband noticed that our neighbors were growing purple tomatillos in their garden. They gave him a few to take home, and he has been obsessing over them ever since. Like, seriously, he talks about them almost once a week. But where might you buy such a variety as purple tomatillos to plant? Our cute neighbors will tell you that the best place is at the annual Wasatch Community Garden plant sale, which happens every Mother’s Day Weekend…

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