Montreal / sunshine / working downtown / riding the metro / exploring my new city / taking pictures of all the beauty / experiencing abundance in all areas / knowing I'm where I belong / celebrating my 41st birthday with my Ontario loves / the steak at Garde Manger (the best I've ever had) / breakfast at Eggspectation / stir sticks that pose as straws / girl time at our first Airbnb / so much laughter and many moments shared / Bobbi's moo moo / yumminess on the dance floor / making new friends everywhere I go / my new ring for my birthday / being serenaded at midnight / shopping on Sherbrooke with my girlfriends / meeting doggies in the shops / all the pretty things / complimentary cover for me and my girls because he's been smitten with me for weeks / McDonalds after the club / the McNugget Happy Meal with apple juice / the bestest work family in the entire history of ever / a workplace that's fun, relaxed, supportive and positive / my boss saying that I'm the happiest person he's ever met in his life / being able to wear my kitty hat while I work / finding my desk decorated with balloons and a sweet card from my coworkers and seeing "Happy Birthday Mandy" on the big work screen / embracing the 9-5 while I nuture the rest of my life / amazing responses to the TGT I brought in for the staff / being properly romanced / being read to in French / living with my girl and the kitties / planning for the future / feeling welcome everywhere I go / reading and hearing French daily / 3 nights on a mattress instead of a couch this past week / sharing my thoughts and my heart with my Facbook crew / my daily self-care routine / time for the things that matter to me / our big, beautiful bathroom / hot baths in the big bathtub / Paige and the kitties being ok after the fire / early morning hours spent in solitude / unlimited hydro massages / Apple ear buds / being so close to everything I need / an amazing transit system / being reunited with my bike / receiving so many wonderful compliments when I'm out in the world / not feeling any distance or disconnection between me and my loves back home / the incredible support, love and insights from my cyber crew as I adjusted to my new job / having the freedom and the option to go dancing any night of the week in such a big city / wonderful neighbours / dollar stores / gel pens and note pads / 14 hours of sleep after a full and fabulous weekend / Zone (my new favourite store) / deep and thoughtful chats with my bestie as we analyze all the things / an incredible first month in my beautiful new city / my extraordinary new life and how perfectly it suits me
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