Sin City

Posted by on Jul 29, 2016

Look out Sin City. The Carpenter will be landing any minute now and he is unsupervised. Worse, he is surrounded by a bunch of construction workers attending a “conference” about the concrete industry. Right. Sure. And I’m a Disney Princess who communes with birds and squirrels. Let’s roll the dice on that one. Basically, my […]

Happy non-campers

Posted by on Jul 22, 2016

It turns out, I don’t like camping. I found this out the only way possible: I took my kids camping for two nights in Collingwood. Turns out my kids don’t like camping much either. The pine cone doesn’t fall far from the tree. I realize this is a very unpopular thing to admit. It’s not […]

Define “work”

Posted by on Jul 10, 2016

The Carpenter and I have very different careers and as such, we have different definitions of the word “work.” It’s a good thing we respect each other’s skill sets. It is equally beneficial that my spouse, who is also my muse, has a sense of humour. The Carpenter’s work day requires strenuous physical activity in […]

July, baby

Posted by on Jul 1, 2016

Welcome to the best month in the calendar year. I’d like to point out that two incredible births happened in July: Canada was born and so was I. It’s not a coincidence. This is manifest destiny in action, folks. We are practically twins. We both have a lot of water retention, temperamental seasonal disorders, and […]