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A Gardener's Christmas Wish List
Sunday, November 22, 2009      4 comments

I got this out of this week's paper and thought I would share: We may be forced into hibernation, but we gardeners, optimists all, never cease to dream of the spring that’s just a mere season away. So with Christmas gift-giving time j... Read more
Folic Acid - How Much is Too Much
Thursday, November 19, 2009      1 comments

I saw this article in today's paper and thought it would be worthwhile sharing for those of us who take folic acid to help prevent nauseousness from our meds. by Carly Weeks The Canadian Press (Nov 19, 2009) More questions a... Read more
gravity loves the body
Friday, November 06, 2009      2 comments

My sister wrote this book of poems this year and yesterday, she read the following reviews about her book: University of York journal: "in her powerful new book, Monika Lee reminds us that poems, like bodies, speak a language that is viscer... Read more
This One's for you, Don (DDOORN)!
Thursday, November 05, 2009      3 comments

BIKING IN THE WINTER - emoticon - I was going to post this on your SparkPage but it seemed too long so since I'm ... Read more
Better than the RBG (Royal Botanical Gardens)...
Saturday, October 24, 2009      2 comments

When I went to the RBG this summer, I was kind of disappointed and then I was at my Dad's house and thought that his garden was better than what I'd seen at the RBG so I took some photos. Then, I tried to post this blog in August but for so... Read more
Being Sick Isn't Necessarily Good for the Pocketbook!
Sunday, October 18, 2009      3 comments

I'm sick. I have a cold. It's not particularly bad but it's enough to make me tireder (is that a word - it looks weird) than normal. And, since I'm just hanging about the house, I've been doing A LOT of online shopping, which as I said ab... Read more
Retail Therapy (title copied from TRAINOF4)
Thursday, October 08, 2009      1 comments

I did some retail therapy yesterday, too (as TRAINOF4 also did). I bought $155 worth of stuff for $130 (I had a $25 off coupon) and there was a sale on for 30 percent off the two blouses that I bought. I also bought a belt (never had one befor... Read more
Short Blog
Saturday, October 03, 2009      6 comments

As a Community Team member, I'm supposed to post at least one blog a week and since I haven't posted one for almost two weeks, I figured I better post one. So, today we're celebrating Thanksgiving and my Dad's birthday because next weekend,... Read more
Friday, September 18, 2009      3 comments

So, I wore my new jeans today, the ones that I had to buy in size 20 because the ones I bought in size 18 in the spring are still too small. But, these jeans are too big. I really just need a size 19 but of course, they don't make those! ... Read more
Last Vacation from Work Until Christmas
Monday, September 14, 2009      3 comments

Well, I was off last week and had a really good vacation. I got to spend time with family and I read 4 novels and I enjoyed the sunshine. What more could a girl want? Monday - I saw Julie & Julia with my sister and her two sons. Tue... Read more
I'm ticked off!
Saturday, August 29, 2009      3 comments

Canada Post has decided to change my mailing address and any mail that's not addressed to this new address is being returned to sender. Canada Post did not inform me of this change. I had to find out from various senders who called to say ... Read more
Healthy Lifestyle
Sunday, August 16, 2009      3 comments

I'm convinced that if I didn't have to work and I lived somewhere where it was nice enough to swim and walk outside all year round, I'd have a much healthier life. I've been on vacation since August 1st and this week, the weather was absolu... Read more
Sony to sell its e-books in standard ePub format
Saturday, August 15, 2009      1 comments

I was involved in a thread on Spark People about the Kindle and I thought people might be interested in this article in the New York Times: Brad Stone New York Times (Aug 15, 2009) Paper books may be low-tech, but no one w... Read more
My visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) of Ontario
Thursday, August 13, 2009      1 comments

I was kind of disappointed in my visit to the RBG yesterday because their gardens didn't look as good as they normally do. It must be the wet, sunless summer we're having so I only took a few photos. Here are the photos that I took. The first... Read more
Happy Birthday, Ogoni!
Wednesday, August 05, 2009      2 comments

Today is my cat's 11th birthday. Ogoni's name comes from the name of an African tribe who was kicked off its land by Shell because they wanted the oil that was buried th... Read more

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