Articles written by: Barbara Moser

Times and Places: Holland is all about the canals and architecture
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Times and Places: Holland is all about the canals and architecture

This trip started off with a bit of a scare.

Book review: Michael Carin shows a world that was and a world that might have been
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Book review: Michael Carin shows a world that was and a world that might have been

Have you ever put off finishing a book for fear of saying goodbye to the world and the characters the author has created?

Jazz, food, shopping, dogs, flowers, mansions — Burlington delights
Travel

Jazz, food, shopping, dogs, flowers, mansions — Burlington delights

This visit to Vermont had special meaning for me.

Times and Places: Loose in the Pink City of Jaipur, India
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Times and Places: Loose in the Pink City of Jaipur, India

We arrived by plane from Bengaluru and found the Atithi Guest House off MI Rd. It’s about one kilometer from the Pink City, which is surrounded by a wall and houses several markets. We had chosen to fly to Jaipur of the three major Rajasthan cities, Jodhpur, Udaipur and Jaipur, […]

Times and Places: From Bengaluru to Mysore and back
Travel

Times and Places: From Bengaluru to Mysore and back

Just off the plane at the huge and ultra-modern Bengaluru airport, we shared a taxi with a lieutenant colonel in the Indian army

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Food

Our favourite haunt — B & M in N.D.G. — has a fresh, new look

Irwin and I have been dining at B & M for years, with our mothers in tow.

Small dogs, especially mine, have big issues
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Small dogs, especially mine, have big issues

We adopted Rufus three years ago. He was abandoned when he was three, saved from a high–kill pound, then fostered by an animal rescue until I saw him on the Internet and fell in love.

Ashley’s takes healthy vegetarian food to a whole new level
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Ashley’s takes healthy vegetarian food to a whole new level

It’s gorgeous, with exposed brick on one wall, huge picture window facing Sherbrooke, two rows of wooden tables with black wooden chairs and a banquette on one side.

Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues
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Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues

My mother-in-law, Ruth, has turned 100.

Food love image by Bukephalos.
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Your food, my food, this is super food in NDG!

Whether you’re a vegetarian, a vegan or wonder what it’s all about, we highly recommend two new restaurants featuring this healthy and delicious way of eating, both in NDG, but different as day and night. One thing they do share, beyond being vegetarian, is quality. Food de Toi at 5999 […]