Jem Moment : Macarons And Permanent Residency

''Twas a weekend of good things from afar. Michiel was in Toronto for the weekend on business and I told him I expected some macarons when he came back, if that was at all possible ๐Ÿ˜‰ He came back and didn't disappoint, having pistachio and chocolate flavours from two different stores ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ› They were quickly [...]

Meeting Mothers Wishes๐Ÿ“

Thursday March 9th - Unfortunately I couldn't sleep in for some reason, so I tried to catch up on blogging while the other two slept. I began hearing noises from their rooms and I couldn't leave my morning, coffee-less, any longer (we have a loud coffee grinder so I didn't want to wake them) so [...]

A Few Moments, Not All Jems…

Sooo for starters, Mike got his work/travel visa for Canada approved, within all of 10 days! Meaning he can now work in Canada until his official papers come through! ๐Ÿ˜ Shoutout to Randy Hoback, MP of Prince Albert, whose office helped us with many questions, super quickly, professionally and politely. Setting us on the right [...]

The Comfort Of Camaraderie

Tuesday Jan 24th - We left the apartment around 10:00 am and headed to Amsterdam to pick up some macaroons from our beloved 'Tout Patisserie'. ๐Ÿ˜ Also to pick up Zoe ๐Ÿ˜‰โค๐Ÿ›ฉ๐Ÿ‘ญ She arrived safely, on time and with all her luggage, so you could say it was a good start to our day ๐Ÿ˜Š [...]

๏ปฟTime Is Messing With My Noggin

Thursday Aug 11th - Friday Aug 12th   (I won't be separating these two days due to time change messing with my noggin.)   Goodbye day ๐Ÿ˜” I didn't fly until 3:00 pm so it was at least a decent flight time and the morning wasn't rushed. Mom helped me pack, because who wouldn't get [...]