Iconic Canadian view: Lake Louise and Victoria Glacier

Rockies Reunion

Last week Rom and I joined Link in the Canadian Rockies for a family reunion. Due to distance and cost, we hadn’t seen everyone in five long years. Twenty-four of us, from age 20 to 80, converged at Radium Hot Springs, BC,

Iconic Canadian view: Lake Louise and Victoria Glacier

Rockies Reunion

Last week Rom and I joined Link in the Canadian Rockies for a family reunion. Due to distance and cost, we hadn’t seen everyone in five long years. Twenty-four of us, from age 20 to 80, converged at Radium Hot Springs, BC,

Yes. of course I have a magnetic poetry set!

Too Wordy

Supercilious. Disingenuous. Concatenation. Consternation. Hegemony. Ancillary. They don’t just trip off the tongue into everyday speech, do they? It’s amazing how few words we need in English to express ourselves at home, among friends and in our neighbourhoods. The Oxford

Yes. of course I have a magnetic poetry set!

Too Wordy

Supercilious. Disingenuous. Concatenation. Consternation. Hegemony. Ancillary. They don’t just trip off the tongue into everyday speech, do they? It’s amazing how few words we need in English to express ourselves at home, among friends and in our neighbourhoods. The Oxford

My favourite wrap: falafel, served with Lebanese pink pickled turnip and tabboueh, of course!

June: It’s a Wrap!

A big part of June was taken up with putting the house back in order after it was painted. All the furniture is in its place now, and everything is functional, but nothing is on the walls yet. I’m afraid of making

My favourite wrap: falafel, served with Lebanese pink pickled turnip and tabboueh, of course!

June: It’s a Wrap!

A big part of June was taken up with putting the house back in order after it was painted. All the furniture is in its place now, and everything is functional, but nothing is on the walls yet. I’m afraid of making

Yayoi Kusama, Narcissus Garden http://smarthistory.org/yayoi-kusama-narcissus-garden/

Me, Me, Me

It shouldn’t be a surprise that this blog is all about me: my life, my opinions, my interests, my lists! I hope I have enough of a voice and a presence that readers can figure out what I think on any

Yayoi Kusama, Narcissus Garden http://smarthistory.org/yayoi-kusama-narcissus-garden/

Me, Me, Me

It shouldn’t be a surprise that this blog is all about me: my life, my opinions, my interests, my lists! I hope I have enough of a voice and a presence that readers can figure out what I think on any

Photo: nationalgeographic.com.au

To Sleep, Perchance

Sleep is getting a lot of press. Ariana Huffington has a new book about it and Fitbit has a new sleep habits program. I am getting less sleep than ever. I think I need 7 hours of sleep a night

Photo: nationalgeographic.com.au

To Sleep, Perchance

Sleep is getting a lot of press. Ariana Huffington has a new book about it and Fitbit has a new sleep habits program. I am getting less sleep than ever. I think I need 7 hours of sleep a night

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Container Confusion

Following Lucinda’s pantry and plastics clearout, I have done one, too! While preparing the house to be painted, I stuffed everything from the kitchen counters into the cupboards in a big jumble and it needed to be set right. I’ve been trying

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Container Confusion

Following Lucinda’s pantry and plastics clearout, I have done one, too! While preparing the house to be painted, I stuffed everything from the kitchen counters into the cupboards in a big jumble and it needed to be set right. I’ve been trying

Source: FacePaintify@YouTube

Paint or Be Painted

I just had the interior of my house professionally painted. So what was my rationale? I have a bit of experience painting cupboards, walls and rooms. I can do a passable job, but I don’t enjoy it. I find it difficult

Source: FacePaintify@YouTube

Paint or Be Painted

I just had the interior of my house professionally painted. So what was my rationale? I have a bit of experience painting cupboards, walls and rooms. I can do a passable job, but I don’t enjoy it. I find it difficult