In blogging

I'm changing my blog name!

I am changing my blog name and moving it from Lorilee's London to Lorilee's adventures as I feel like I backed my self into a niche, by calling my blog Lorilee's London.I assumed that my readers came to my blog to read all about London and I was afraid they would be disappointed as I didn't write that much about London. 

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In photography

Do I buy the Canon S120?

For a while now I have been thinking about buying the Canon S120

Image from John Lewis.

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In holiday

Viva Espania!

I went on holiday with my Dad in August to Malaga, Spain. We took the plane from Manchester airport. The skies were clear for the flight so no turbulence. YAY!

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In London

Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium

Day 2 of my brother coming to visit me - the purpose of his visit - visiting Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium in Bethnal Green. 

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In holiday

Trip to Brighton with my Brother

A few weeks ago my brother came to visit me in London as we were going for tea and cakes at Lady Dinah's - There will be a separate post on this shortly. He arrived on the Sunday and Lady Dinah's wasn't till Tuesday so I took him to Brighton for the day as he had never been and I think he liked it. 

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In montreal

Canada Day!!

I planned my trip to Montreal when there were events happening like Fête de la Saint-Jean-Baptiste and Canada day. I didn't get to see anything on Fête de la Saint-Jean-Baptiste as it rained and rained and rained. 

However, the sun came out on Canada day and so did the crowds. We headed up to st Catherine and found a suitable spot to take pictures. I stood next to a very patriotic Canadian lady who seemed to be holding the largest Canadian flag I have ever seen. She swung it back and forth for the duration of the parade and I am pretty sure it went on for a good 2 hours.

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I got Engaged!!! In Montreal

As I said on my previous post on part 2 of my Summer in Montreal - Day 7 had extra bits. Here is why - I got engaged! After 10 years. I haven't put any photos up of the ring, because frankly I can't make my mind up and don't know what kind of ring I want. I keep looking at other ladies rings and thinking that's nice or that's nice, but I haven't found one that has wowed me yet. 

Where Tam Tam's was a few days after this was taken. 


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In holiday montreal

Where I have been this summer! Part Deux!

Hopefully you will have already read part 1 of this post here. If not then head there before reading on. 

Continuing with the days...


Day 6

 I went exploring and the area around where my boyfriend works and scenery is beautiful and French. 



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Where I have been this summer! Part 1

Inspired by seeing Emshelx posts on her recent (I mean happening now) trip to Montreal. I dug out my photo album/hard drive decided to write a post on my SUMMER trip to Montreal, I went in June for 2 weeks. 

First of all let me say summer in Montreal is much nicer than winter, but I guess that goes without saying. I visited Montreal for the first time in February - post found here. There is plenty of snow and you have to wrap up warm.


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