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Current Beauty Products

I hope you are grinning at the title. It’s a joke! I do not have a beauty regime. I just shower and go. Nevertheless, I do seem to accumulate products so I thought I’d show you what I have, à

Photo: webmd.com

Current Beauty Products

I hope you are grinning at the title. It’s a joke! I do not have a beauty regime. I just shower and go. Nevertheless, I do seem to accumulate products so I thought I’d show you what I have, à

Fitbit Charge HR

Fitbit, Finally

Two weeks ago I bought myself a Fitbit. I talked about getting one last December but held off because I thought the upcoming Fitbit Charge HR would be just my speed. I didn’t need to think about whether I would

Fitbit Charge HR

Fitbit, Finally

Two weeks ago I bought myself a Fitbit. I talked about getting one last December but held off because I thought the upcoming Fitbit Charge HR would be just my speed. I didn’t need to think about whether I would

Landfill site. Photo: CBC

Waste Not

A few weeks ago I mentioned our city has a new garbage pickup system. It is getting stricter in an attempt to divert more waste from the landfill. And to force compliance. A few years ago Halifax had one of

Landfill site. Photo: CBC

Waste Not

A few weeks ago I mentioned our city has a new garbage pickup system. It is getting stricter in an attempt to divert more waste from the landfill. And to force compliance. A few years ago Halifax had one of

Cookbook shelf and new recipe binders (orange)

Recipe Re-Org

I’ve been collecting recipes on bits of paper forever – well, since 1987, and that is before some of my readers were born! You would think I’d have a system, but I don’t. They sit in a manila file folder which grows thicker

Cookbook shelf and new recipe binders (orange)

Recipe Re-Org

I’ve been collecting recipes on bits of paper forever – well, since 1987, and that is before some of my readers were born! You would think I’d have a system, but I don’t. They sit in a manila file folder which grows thicker

Official promo photo from cic.gc.ca

How to Move to Canada

Since Rom moved here to Canada, we are often asked about the immigration experience. He has been asked by his UK friends, “How can I get into Canada?” Since going through the process, we’ve learned a lot about immigration, and about

Official promo photo from cic.gc.ca

How to Move to Canada

Since Rom moved here to Canada, we are often asked about the immigration experience. He has been asked by his UK friends, “How can I get into Canada?” Since going through the process, we’ve learned a lot about immigration, and about

tUnE-yArDs at JazzFest

In July

July begins with Canada Day! Our fireworks were fogged out (a common occurrence) but luckily we had celebrated earlier with a stroll along the oceanfront boardwalk, and lots of ice cream. The next week was JazzFest, and we saw tUnE-yArDs

tUnE-yArDs at JazzFest

In July

July begins with Canada Day! Our fireworks were fogged out (a common occurrence) but luckily we had celebrated earlier with a stroll along the oceanfront boardwalk, and lots of ice cream. The next week was JazzFest, and we saw tUnE-yArDs

7/12ths of the year (in pizza slices...)

Mid-Year Goals Update

More than halfway through the year. Halfway through my goals list? Afraid not. I will post anyway, as a reminder to myself to keep going. 1 and 2. My number one goal this year was to put people first and

7/12ths of the year (in pizza slices...)

Mid-Year Goals Update

More than halfway through the year. Halfway through my goals list? Afraid not. I will post anyway, as a reminder to myself to keep going. 1 and 2. My number one goal this year was to put people first and