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Christmas Countdown

I am looking forward to the holidays this year. The past two years have brought a number of changes to my life; the biggest change being my entry into motherhood. Some of you may have noticed that I looked quite pregnant in the photos of my trip to the Island of Madeira in 2017. I was over seven months pregnant at the time of that trip, so I like to think that the baby enjoyed the trip as well. At the beginning of 2018 I had a healthy baby girl,… Read more Christmas Countdown

Madeira and its Landmarks

Part 8: A Visit to O Lagar Restaurant East of the condominium in Funchal was a gem of a restaurant called O Lagar Restaurant. In Canada the day after Christmas is known as Boxing day. In Madiera, it is considered part of the Christmas Holiday. Everyone is still relaxing and visiting their family; and the streets are calm. We were invited by cousins of my husband to enjoy espetada in a family style dinner. The atmosphere was happy and the decor was festive. The entrance of the restaurant was styled… Read more Madeira and its Landmarks