Quebec Winter Carnival


The past weekend I took quite the long journey to Montréal to meet up with some friends. The commute was pretty long and its a bit far from Chicoutimi, actually. When I tell people I'm studying in Québec, they generally assume that I'm studying in Montréal, when in fact Chicoutimi is a 6-6.5 hour commute away! And in case you're wondering, it takes about 4-5 hours to get to Québec City (from Chicoutimi) and from there, it takes 3 hours more Continue Reading

A new semester…

Well it sure has been a while, hasn't it? I stopped writing on this blog back at around November because of school papers and exams, but now I'm back to continue this French learning experience. To be honest with you guys, I was contemplating whether to continue or stop Lost in French altogether. The website was more of an experiment to launch myself into internet marketing, and now I'm proud to say that I have several on-going projects, along Continue Reading

Winter Exam Musings


With everyone focusing on their final papers and assignments, as well as their exams, the past few days have been pretty, chill (because it's calm and minus 20 degrees; double entendre... you see, that's funny.. cause it's FRENCH! umm...) Anyways... Here in Chicoutimi, it's been snowing non-stop for the past 3-4 days. It's a bit refreshing, to say the least. For one thing, it's not like the yucky, slushy stuff that you normally see in Continue Reading