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The Pancake Chronicles: <em>oui, oui!</em>

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Monday, November 28, 2011

oui, oui!

© Colleen Hilman
My days have been quiet of late but this week things will be a little different.  Mark and I are heading to Québec City! I've never been there but have heard it is beautiful in every way - the St. Lawrence river, the glorious old Chateau Frontenac, cobblestone streets, and fabulous French food within slurping distance.  I am prepared to dive head first into a plate of crêpes directly upon arrival.  Everything will be profusely decked out for the Christmas holidays.  But best of all we will be seeing Casse-Noisette aka The Nutcracker ballet performed at the Grand-Théâtre de Québec.  I have wanted to see this all my life and have never had the chance.  I cannot WAIT!  (I promise, Mom, I will take you with me in my back pocket.)  I'll be back soon to tell you all about it!


Blogger Rachel said...

I've always wanted to check out lucky girl!!!

28 November 2011 at 07:50  
Anonymous Susan said...

oh colleen, have a fabulous time! quebec city is beautiful. i've only been there in the summer and can only imagine how lovely it will be covered in snow and christmas light. i so look forward to your pictures!

bon voyage!

28 November 2011 at 12:44  
Blogger Colleen said...

Rachel - I've wanted to see Montreal, too. I have a dear friend who lives there but alas, I won't be able to see her even though I'll be so close!

Susan - Thank you! I will! I told a friend of mine today that I already want to go back even though I haven't been there yet. :)

28 November 2011 at 17:02  
Blogger Dickie Chick said...

Have a fabulous time!!!

28 November 2011 at 17:37  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

You will love it! Are you staying at the Chateau?

30 November 2011 at 11:19  
Blogger Nan said...

I've long wanted to visit QC. Now I can via your photos! Please take lots.

30 November 2011 at 13:19  
Blogger Colleen said...

Thank you, everyone! Yes, we're staying at the Chateau. I can't wait to see it!

30 November 2011 at 17:22  
Blogger Sonya said...

Oh, you lucky lucky girl. I LOVED Quebec City when we were there and I just know that you will too. I can hardly wait for you to get back and share your adventures with us.

1 December 2011 at 11:18  
Blogger Cindy said...

It sounds like a delightful trip, Colleen! Have a wonderful time.

1 December 2011 at 21:22  
Anonymous 1001remedesnaturels said...

What a good think.
Have the best visit you can imagine.
I wish you both : pleasure and pleasure.
Thank you to share with us.
I'm so far away, but it's a dream for me, when I read you.
See (read you) you soon.
Julie (from France, yes the food is good...)

2 December 2011 at 09:08  

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