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 29 Dec 2006
 Madrid, Spain (former MTL girl...

mely

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  • Miscellaneous
     21 Mar 2012 12:35 PM

      Re: Calling all Families of two (plus some animal(s))
    Hey! Name is Mely, been married since Dec 07. Moved to Spain in 08 and got a wonderful puppy called Santo. He was killed in...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     15 Mar 2012 4:22 AM

    Re: Madrid: hotel recommendations
    In Madrid you can get good hotels at a lot cheaper than 150 euros per night. Any area close to Plaza Sol, Gran Via, La...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Mar 2012 10:27 AM

      Re: WBers Blog Rollcall
    I love reading your blog ladies! Here is mine: http://canadiancookwithspanishflavor.blogspot.com Mostly about spanish / canadian international recipes and some different food cultures while travelling. I...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Mar 2012 4:35 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut! Sonelle: Oui, c'est trs agrable le beau temps mais quand a fait presque 1 mois qu'il ne pleut pas (et avant a je ne...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     1 Mar 2012 3:36 AM

      Re: Barcelona, Spain
    Arggg... my post just vanished!!! I'll try to write it again. Barcelona is a really nice city. I liked it very much and there is...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Feb 2012 3:10 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut les filles! Nous ici avons eu une fin de semaine gniale: 18 21 degrs... en fvrier... disons que c'est agrable mais se n'est pas...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Feb 2012 3:37 AM

      Re: Always wanted to know....
    Yes. I grew up in a mostly French household (Mom bilingual and Dad french but speaks english as well). I went to french elementary and...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Feb 2012 3:16 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut les filles! Mon dieu, je croyais bien que ce fil tait perdu depuis longtemps disons que j'tais bien contente de le voir ce matin...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Jan 2012 9:58 AM

      Re: Do you have a......
    My parents still use a milkman and they live in a pretty "new" and "young" area of town (Laval, just north of Montreal). I had...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Dec 2011 3:30 AM

      Re: What are you looking forward to in 2012?
    I love reading your plans ladies 2012 should be a pretty decisive year in our lives: -Finishing my MBA in June-July -DH finishing his commercial...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Dec 2011 11:13 AM

      Re: Merry (insert fav holiday) Expats!
    Awww how sweet! Thanks!!! This is our second Holiday Season away from home and I can say that this year we are busier than if...

  • Recipe Swap
     20 Dec 2011 4:58 AM

      Christmas Eve - Seafood dinner
    We always have an italian seafood dinner, so no meat: Garlic Shrimp Fried squid fried "eperland" (not sure how to write it) Tomato/seafood pasta Last...

  • Recipe Swap
     20 Dec 2011 4:52 AM

      Brining a turkey
    I always brine my turkey and place it outside my window (between 2 and 5 degrees outside) covered. Works like a charm. Here is my...

  • Miscellaneous
     3 Nov 2011 3:47 AM

      Re: Blogroll 2011
    Me!! Ok, hasn't been updated in almost a month but with my MBA and work.. kinda hard to sit down and write. I have promised...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Oct 2011 4:53 AM

      Re: How much does beer cost...
    I am really impressed by the prices in the rest of Canada! WOW! Beer is expensive! And I thought Quebec beer was overpriced!!! Here, you...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Oct 2011 5:23 AM

      Re: Homesick
    Well, I don't know if I can help you much but I just wanted to send you a big hug! I haven't really felt that...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Oct 2011 12:01 PM

      Re: Grilled cheese...how do you make it??
    Normal bread and sliced cheese is my style. Oh and let's not forget the butter on the bread! Since living here and being stuck with...

  • Recipe Swap
     11 Oct 2011 5:23 AM

      Thanksgiving leftovers recipes?
    I made turkey salad last night! Homemade garlic mayo with green onions, spices and turkey. It was delish!!! With the rest of the bones and...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Oct 2011 7:41 AM

      Re: How often do you run your dishwasher?
    Once a day and sometimes twice. We have a 45cm dishwasher so, it tends to fill up quite fast. DH is a tetris master and...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Sep 2011 2:47 AM

      Re: Guess where I am right now...
    Oh Talia! That is so wicked!!!! You have such an amazing voice and I will always remember the video you posted of you singing to...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Sep 2011 5:55 AM

      Re: Can I wear pantyhose?
    Pantyhose and dark thighs are the way to go in Europe (well Spain). It is super fashionable here and they wouldn't even consider not wearing...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Sep 2011 5:47 AM

      Re: Where should we spend Christmas
    Neither. Ok, they are both very nice cities and nicely decorated but I am a white christmas fan. Last year was a grey christmas and...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Sep 2011 9:32 AM

      Re: Filling in the back of your e-ring
    I had the same problem with my wedding band (little diamonds around with a grove in the back). Someone told me once to put nail...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Aug 2011 3:17 AM

      Re: If forced to live in another country for a year...
    Canada hahah! I wouldn't mind going somewhere else in Europe or Australia. I am surprise to see the quantity of people that would move to...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Aug 2011 5:02 AM

      Re: WB blogger roll-call
    I love reading other blogs! Fun Fun! It's a food blog incorporating my spanish cooking here is mine: http://canadiancookwithspanishflavor.blogspot.com Now, off to check out the...

  • Miscellaneous
     9 Aug 2011 3:07 AM

      Re: I suppose it's a spin - throwing it all away!
    Yup, we sorta did 3 years ago. Dropped everything that was going for us and left the country. We moved to Spain. What drove you...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Aug 2011 6:41 AM

      Re: Canada says goodbye to LadyTatiana
    Have a great time! Adjustments can take a while and sometimes you'll wonder: why the heck did I move here? It all comes with the...

  • Starting a Family
     18 Jul 2011 2:40 AM

      Waiting to TTC - July!
    Hi Ultraviolet and 2littlemonkeys! Good luck Baby_Doll! ...

  • Honeymoon & Travel
     12 Jul 2011 5:40 AM

      Re: spain?
    Hey MrsCook! Everyone has given you great advice I currently live in Madrid and have been here for the last 3 years. (Dominica, love my...

  • Starting a Family
     12 Jul 2011 4:44 AM

      Waiting to TTC - July!
    Hi Ladies! I have come out of hiding I got back from our amazing holiday in Canada on Sunday so work has been quite hectic...

  • Home Life
     1 Jun 2011 4:33 AM

      Re: today we move into our new house!!!
    OMG! I was waiting for your post about this. I have been following your blog and LOVE LOVE LOVE your house! It is quite impressive...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 May 2011 2:24 AM

      Re: What do you think of women who don't wear make-up?
    I notice if people wear makeup but I don't think anything about it. Ok, those that really overdo it and don't use the makeup to...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 May 2011 2:16 AM

      Re: What movie(s) have NOT seen that...
    The Godfather Gone with the wind Casablanca ...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 May 2011 9:48 AM

      Re: Bonne Fte lilybellule!!!!!!!
    Bonne fte Lilybellule!!! Passe une belle journe!! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 May 2011 4:42 AM

      Re: Should I host a foreign exchange student?
    We have done it and so far had a great experience. We have another student coming in Sept for 2 1/2 months. Both of them...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 May 2011 6:15 AM

      Re: Whats up with these pants?
    Can't see the pic at work but if they are what I think they are... ya... all over the place in Madrid! Guys and girls....

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Apr 2011 4:45 AM

      Re: Royal Wedding Thread
    hAHAHAH So funny to find this thread! We are watching it live at work here hahah Some hats are gorgeous some are horrendous!!! Seriously, some...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2011 9:36 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    HHAHAHAH! Dominicana Ben la, j'suis dsol! Contentes toi de savoir qu'il y a des choses qui sont meilleurs au Canada Chaque endroit a ses pours...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Apr 2011 2:20 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut les filles! Mon dieu! Deux ans C'est beaucoup de temps a, mais je vous comprends, DH et moi hier avons capot un peu lorsqu'on...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Apr 2011 2:44 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut les filles! C'est super intressant le mlange de franais - anglais dans vos maisons. Il y a du monde aussi bizarre que DH et...

  • Miscellaneous
     8 Apr 2011 4:28 PM

      Re: International Goodie Exchange- Take 2
    Hey ladies, I forgot to add the pic yesterday so here goes. My awesome Canadian package from Talia You can't have more Canadian than this...

  • Miscellaneous
     8 Apr 2011 2:47 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    On coute pas vraiment de la musique franco. C'est assez difficile ici dj que la musique anglo est de plus en plus prsente mais le...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Apr 2011 3:45 AM

      Re: International Goodie Exchange- Take 2
    Oh I received mine and loved it!!! I actually took a pic to post it on my blog, which reminds me that I still haven't...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Apr 2011 3:22 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut Sab! Wow, je ne savais pas que ton franais tait si bon! Si tu veux, tu pourras pratiquer avec DH et moi hehe Nickole,...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Apr 2011 3:43 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Oui, on peut dire que le franais est ma langue maternelle. Ma mre est bilingue (je parle avec mon grand-pre en anglais ou le peu...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Apr 2011 3:08 AM

      Re: How often do you have friends over?
    All the time. At least once, twice or three times a week. Last weekend, we had no one coming for lunch or supper on either...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Apr 2011 4:24 AM

      Re: Double V B!
    Salut les filles! Moi je suis partante pour parler en Franais. Une chance que DH est qubcois aussi parce que sinon je perdrais mon qubcois!...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Mar 2011 10:07 AM

      Re: Define: Successful Blog(ging)
    I guess it really depends on what your expectations for your blog are. I started blogging a month ago because I love reading food blog...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Mar 2011 4:02 AM

      Re: How old were you when you....?
    Friends at 17 DH 19 Started dating at 19 DH 21 Engaged at 21 DH 23 Married at 22 DH 24 Moved abroad at 22...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Mar 2011 6:18 AM

      Re: What languages do you speak?
    English, French and Spanish fluently, daily, and all mixed together. People always freak out with DH and me. It is quite the pot pourrit! I...

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