1. Toronto is a fun and fabulous city with lots to do and see and amazing restaurants, but I do not want to live there … yet

2. Canadian “rock stars” bring their kids up right – as we were going in to The Jamie Kennedy Wine Bar last night for dinner (AMAZING and will write about it in detail later), Stephen Page of the Barenaked Ladies was leaving with his 3 boys – one of them, Ben, stopped and held the door open for us three “older ladies”; very cute

3. you choose your friends, not your family; thank Christ I have such fabulous friends