Joining Transit!

After more than 7 years as a Happiness Engineer / Happiness Rocketeer at Automattic (the company behind, the Jetpack plugin, the Akismet service, and many more), I am moving on to a new role as Project Manager at Transit! At Automattic, I have been privileged to be part of the mission of Democratizing Publishing;… Continue reading Joining Transit!

WordCamp Montreal

In 2010, I went to my very first WordCamp. It was my first time going to an event like that: a conference on a subject which, at the time, I was just starting to delve into. I really enjoyed my experience that weekend; I met some great people, and learned a lot! The local community was… Continue reading WordCamp Montreal


A couple of weeks ago, there was a freak windstorm in Montreal. Winds reached speeds as high as 110km/h in short bursts in some parts of the city (mostly in NDG, but also in St-Henri and a few other parts). These high winds managed to bring down dozens of trees; one large park in NDG… Continue reading Trees


Antoine wanted a “tattoo” so I let them draw on each other with a pen. At first it was little things, but then Antoine wanted a big one. I am flabbergasted by Guillaume’s talent; he’s 7 years old! He did this by copying from a coloring book.

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Water Polo

For the past 8 months or so, my oldest son has been part of an Intro to Water Polo class and team, offered by the local aquatic sports club, CASO (Club aquatique du Sud-Ouest). He’s been to weekly practices and several matches. In March, we went to matches that were part of Les Jeux de… Continue reading Water Polo