Category: holiday

My Summer Vacation 2017

It seems unreal to me that today is Labour Day and tomorrow is the first day of school for most of my nieces and nephew. My eldest niece moved to her university dorm last week and has been enjoying lots of fun activities during orientation. What happened to […]

A Trojan Weekend

Thanks to Wandering Coyote for bringing this to my attention. Loves it! Well, the Canada Day celebrations begin this weekend and I might actually be going places and doing stuff. Cool. Plans are kinda coming together. Now, I need to clean my house and put my ducks in […]

Angel of Harlem

A sunny Sunday morning. It is Easter and I’m home alone, no eggs, no chocolate, no roast pork with mashed potatoes, gravy, baked carrots, and certainly no apple crisp or pie of any kind. When you can’t trust yourself not to partake, just stay home! No, I’m kidding. […]

Everybody Knows

It’s been a day. I woke up to heavy wet snow, almost ice pellets, type weather, so I called F at Rogers and begged to reschedule my interview. Instead we opted for him to come to my place and film me in front of my bookcase, with my […]

I’m It

Tagged by Jenn, just as I was thinking to myself, “this one wouldn’t be a good one for me to do . . .” Eat, Drink & Be Merry A meme for the holidays…. Four things you always find yourself drinking at Christmastime 1. wine 2. brandy 3. […]

Git ‘er Done!

I stayed up pretty late last night, until about 3:30 or so. I took my last dose of sinus meds around 5:30 but still it didn’t seem to help as far as sleepy went. I had lots of work to do anyway. I watched An Evening with Kevin […]

The Calming Light

“Good for the body is the work of the body, good for the soul is the work of the soul, and good for either is the work of the other.” –Henry David Thoreau Thoreau remains one of my faves. I’m interested in meditation, visualization, yoga. I found a […]

Oh Happy Day!

Yesterday’s 92% humidity was a friggin’ killer. Creeps right into your joints and sets up shop, it does. So, I didn’t seem to get much done yesterday on many fronts, because my knees and wrists were whacked. I went to bed pretty early, and stayed there quite late […]