Beached

Posted by on Jan 29, 2016

I realize it’s been a wimpy winter so far, but I am a Canadian and the desire to go somewhere warm is inherent. I’m at that point in the calendar year when I realize I need a vacation, and there isn’t one in sight. There is no budget or time for such notions until August. […]

Fumbled

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016
Fumbled

In case you didn’t know, the Seattle Seahawks are officially out of the NFL’s Super Bowl playoffs. This may not impact your world, but I assure you, it impacts mine. But most importantly, it affects the love of my life, the Carpenter. In the days leading up to the do-or-die game, my husband made it very […]

Rebel, Rebel

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016

I wonder how different the world would be if we could all just admit there is a freak inside each and every one of us, a part of ourselves that we know is odd, or awkward. Sorry to break it to you, but I know you have one too. Imagine a world where compassion and empathy […]

Polar bears and fish sticks

Posted by on Jan 8, 2016

My favourite animal also happens to be my nickname: polar bear. I’m okay with that. Who doesn’t love a polar bear? These majestic animals are giant, care-free creatures who are adept at sleeping, swimming and eating whatever they choose without fear of weight gain. We share these attributes, (I don’t fear weight gain, I selectively […]