The Maid’s Day Off

“It’s the maid’s day off. What are we going to do?!” Can’t say that I ever heard that ring through my house, growing up in Canada.  Armando, on the other hand, grew up in Mexico where having a maid was a common thing among many Mexicans.  Hmmmm, maybe that’s why Armando has a problem with…

Getting Married! But Where?

I’m Canadian.  Armando’s Mexican. We live in Port Moody, BC.  Being new to BC, we have a small group of friends here.  The rest of our loved ones are spread across the rest of Canada, USA , Mexico and beyond. After the first few weeks of engagement bliss, we realized, “Oh yeah, we have to…

Where’s the Bacon?

Armando’s a breakfast guy.  He usually has eggs omelette-style with ham, veggies and lots of cheese.  Either that, or his Mexican breakfast of quesadillas with cheese, ham and hot sauce.  I got lucky because Armando has assumed the role of Breakfast Cook, really, by default as I don’t do breakfast.  I will usually have my…

Save the Dates or Elope?

If you didn’t get our Save the Date yet, it’s not my fault. What is a Save the Date you ask?  I didn’t know either, until I got engaged and realized that I have no idea what I’m suppose to do to plan a wedding. Me:  Can we just elope? Armando:  What’s elope?  (Just so…