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T-shirt upcycling tutorials

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I have a bunch of old t-shirts I would want to put to a better use. Some of them are to big and boxy for me to wear, some of them are too small and some of t...

The cycling physicist

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This summer, the knitting physicist will focus on touring, that fabulous activity where you travel great distances on your bike while being in the outdoors a...

Montreal’s “Mondial de la bière”

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The beer-enthusiast’s biggest event of the year is back for it’s 16th edition during June 3rd-7th. We went there yesterday and complained that it’s not like ...

The macaron disaster

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It all started with a good meal and a bottle of wine. I somewhat had this crazy idea to make crème brûlée, which is dessert I love but have never made before...

Knitting and men in uniform

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Last week in Halifax, a beautiful ship named Esmeralda (complete with lots of men in uniform) was about to leave the harbor. So I sat in a ray of sun and wat...