Tag: Montreal

Montreal Miscellany

We flew back to Chicago from Montreal on a Sunday, but we had a few hours to enjoy the city before heading to the airport.

Montreal’s Jean-Talon Market

Why are public markets so much more fun than a supermarket? The produce is at least a step closer to the farm, I suppose. But more than that, there is a color and bustle, a liveliness, that is infectious. In Montreal, we love to visit the Jean-Talon Market, in the Little Italy section on the …

I Forgot To Mention We Were Going to Quebec

We’re actually in Quebec right now, but we’ll be back soon. This picture was taken at the garden of Pat and Norman Webster, who live about 90 minutes southeast of Montreal (Pat writes the blog Site and Insight). I’ll have lots more about their truly amazing garden after we return to Chicago. Not to mention …