Gardening on the mountain

Today was the “Corvée du Mont-Royal” which is an event organized every year were people go to our beloved Mount-Royal, pick up trash, write down notes on erosion and tree health and other fun things. Last year, I was really excited about it and wanted to participate with my students. However, since negotiations between teachersContinue reading “Gardening on the mountain”

Christmas series: Gifts: Give events, not things!

My favourite thing to shop for is, by far, events. Why? Two words: NO MALLS! That’s right, this is the best idea if you are running late, not in the mood to wrestle your way downtown, or want to keep things decluterred, local, and original. Plus, giving events instead of material things are the bestContinue reading “Christmas series: Gifts: Give events, not things!”