Monday in the Mountains

Big fat flakes of snow are falling slowly in my little town - each one beautiful and unique just like you.  Inside it’s toasty warm as our heating system struggles to keep up with the ever falling outside temperatures - baby it’s cold out there and icy and slippery. I haven’t been outside much this …

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Reflect on the Old, Plan for the New

Life sure is interesting. I started working at age 14 at my local McDonalds. I worked cash on various shifts and got promoted to Hostess (that's usually the job given to the the person that does the kids birthday parties. At my store I rolled out the Ronald McDonald helium tank and made balloons for …

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Moxie Anyone?

I have moxie Do you? My grade 11& 12 typing teacher Mrs Flegg was a very interesting woman and now that I reflect on it, she was much more than met our very inexperienced eyes. I know now that those charming suits with the short frayed jackets were probably Chanel or at least a really …

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Nice Calvin, Sweetie!

husband walked by me this morning slapped me in on the ass and said "nice Calvin".  Before smiling and walking away. well here's the story (as an aside:, no photographs of my Calvin will accompany this post) Here's the story Back when I returned from my trip to Portugal my husband met me at the …

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Researching our holiday

Good Day, Its early morning here and I am looking out on a sea of bight green in every shade imaginable.  The little pink wild roses are long gone now and I am left with just the lush green, bushy leaves. And its beautiful.  This morning I am researching places to stay in Lisbon or …

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This week can be anything you want it to

Two posts in one day, sorry (but not really)This morning's  was really yesterday, Sunday's post, but I just didn't get to it.  This one is today, Monday. The beginning of a new week and it can be anything you want it go be.   productive?  Fun?  Busy?  Contemplative?  Or a wee bit of everything just to …

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Flowers, Sun, Mint and over-flowing with happiness!

I know I was going to talk about kitchens today but I can't help it I'm filled to the max with happiness ( in fact, I'm over-flowing) It's so beautiful here in our little corner of the world today. The annual long weekend called May 2-4 is here and this is the weekend when many …

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Beware the Gray Tsunami! You’re It!

This tsunami......  Is it you?  Your Significant Other? A Mother, Father, special Relative or All of these?  I heard the term gray tsunami from my RMT on Massage Wednesday in town - she is recently back from a professional conference in Vancouver dealing with the topic of aging (mostly boomers, who else?) who will soon …

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