Down the Rabbit Hole

Last week I attended to National Ballet of Canada’s production of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.  It was the most magical ballet I have seen to date.  I had been waiting over a year to see the ballet, since the 2014/2015 season had been released.  I adore seeing the ballet, as a dancer myself, I love watching professionals and gain so much inspiration from the time and effort they put into their bodies, technique and memorization of a full ballet. I have always been a huge fan of the story and history of Alice in Wonderland and loved seeing it come to…

Frohe Weihnachten

Today was spent in Toronto’s Distillery District enjoying the magic and whimsy of the annual Christmas Market.  As we live out of town we arrived quite early, around noon.  I would recommend arriving later in the day though.  There are far fewer crowds before sunset, however it’s perfectly romantic after dark, when the lights have the opportunity to glitter unobscured by the interference of daylight. Given that the traditional Christmas market originated in Germany, Toronto’s Distillery District is the perfect setting for the market.  The Distillery District is an enchanting little historic corner of the city.  With cobblestone streets, lined with old fashioned lanterns and…