Learning Italian as a third language

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Learning Italian as a third language

Ever since Little Claire started going to school, December has become an exciting time for our fam as we get to look forward to her schools holiday concerts. Her first performance was earlier this month at Il Concerto di Natale (The Christmas Concert) della Scuola d'Italiano. Several guests of honour made opening address at the concert, including The Consulate General of Italy (Console Generale d'Italia).[...]

Colourstrings: Our music education of choice

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Colourstrings: Our music education of choice

For 1 year now, Little Claire has been attending the Colourstrings music classes at the prestigious Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO) School of Music. Today, we had our last class for the fall term and families were invited to sit in on the class and observe what the kids had been up to. I HAD A BALL! The entire class was totally fun for all (teachers[...]

Pilot: My first post

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Pilot: My first post

Hey there! I started this blog mainly to journal and document our stories, experience, tips and tricks, pitfalls, setbacks, wins, info, and pretty much a mix of everything that has coloured our ville and fam-life since the arrival of Little Claire. I'm not giving any form of professional advice on this blog, nor am I trying to. However, some of you may find my stories[...]