Category: TRAVEL

Europe Trip: Notre Dame de Paris

Sleep-deprived-zombies. Strictly English speaking. Bustling city. 24 hours. So began our time in Paris – first stop on the Bristow-Enns-Tour-Of-The-Europes-Or-At-Least-Some-Of-Them. We made the wise decision to overwhelm ourselves with the biggest and most popular tourist attractions straight away. After a hearty and delectable meal of croissants, croissants and croissants (which include all 11 food groups –…

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

   Over our Christmas break we chose to fill our holiday with all the ‘snows we could manage. After a wintery-white stint in Whistler, we packed up our roomy (ha… ha… ha…) Mazda 3 and headed out to Kelowna. We were fortunate to have beautiful weather for our drive up and time just flew by…

Victoria Trip Part II

  Our ‘Victoria Trip’ Sunday featured High Tea at the Empress Hotel. We don’t kid around with High Tea at the Empress Hotel. Rules: No pants (Mother missed the memo on this one – she endured moderate shunning and heckling). Vintage furs/stoles/hair style/general appearance is greatly encouraged. Heels = thisshouldneverhavetobeclarified. Tea is great, but champagne…

Victoria Trip Part I

  Photo journal of a girls-getaway in Victoria, BC. Many thanks to our dear Auntie – who was gracious enough to house and entertain us (and let us entertain her – because let’s face it, we’re a riot and an absolute treat to have around).   This gals retreat began with a day of thrifting and wandering…