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A New Year and a Fresh Start
Saturday, January 01, 2011      4 comments

The turning of the year is something that we all look forward to and celebrate. It is a time when a lot of people dig out the old address book and phone friends and family that they haven't spoken to in a while. A time to reflect upon what the... Read more
Gaming Geek Moment
Monday, December 27, 2010      5 comments

Ok so the hubster and I SWORE we would NEVER own an Xbox 360....yeah until they came out with the Kinect portion....got it for Christmas and the silly game it came with may be the answer to getting the hubster moving more than just from his desk... Read more
My Great and Dorky Christmas!!
Sunday, December 26, 2010      7 comments

Thank Casusk for the title emoticon Well I started my day by getting up at 6:00AM to bake pies (no I did not... Read more
Down to the wire
Wednesday, December 22, 2010      8 comments

I am currently washing all my knit and crocheted gift items (thankfully I only made one LARGE item....LOL). I only have 2 more gifts to make (one for hubster the other for the BIL). I have made 6 hats (for my nieces, nephews and Dad), 2 ... Read more
Getting into the Holiday Spirit
Friday, December 10, 2010      9 comments

I am finding it difficult to get excited about the coming holidays. I was raised Catholic but fell away from the church a long time ago and while I still celebrate Christmas I find it very disheartening that it is so commercial now. I reme... Read more
Back from the doctor today.....
Tuesday, November 30, 2010      7 comments

and it looks like I am off until after my appointment on Friday. I have a mild concussion and until I can move and such without feeling pukey and dizzy. I have been cleared to drive at my own discression (ie. don't do it while feeling dizzy et... Read more
Mondays Suck
Monday, November 29, 2010      4 comments

or at least today did. Went to work and one of our rental cars had a flat tire we needed it so I set about putting the spare on only to get wanged in the back of the head with the tire iron. Thankfully it was a PT Cruiser so the bar wasn't ter... Read more
Knowing My Limits
Saturday, November 13, 2010      7 comments

Well now after 17 months on SP I have *finally* realized that my hubster was right (no I am not going to tell him that....LOL). I don't have to do it all and I don't have to do it by myself either. I have learned now when to call it quits ... Read more
Feeling a bit guilty
Thursday, November 11, 2010      3 comments

about not attending the Rememberance Day ceremony here today. I have not been feeling well since last week and it came to a head on Tuesday morning when I was once again stricken with laryngytis and a nasty cough to go with it. I have slept fo... Read more
Better Late than Never Hallowe'en Photos
Saturday, November 06, 2010      4 comments

Here are my girls ready for Trick or Treating: Here is one of the girls and myself: Youn... Read more
Another Difficult Day....
Saturday, October 23, 2010      5 comments

Today I picked up Blue's ashes from the vet and again lost my composer when I opened the box to see a very light cream coloured urn (almost the same shade as his fur was). I also looked at the paper work that they sent back with it and of cours... Read more
It Felt Like Getting a Stamp of Approval
Thursday, October 21, 2010      8 comments

Today my hubster decided that we would adopt a new furry friend. It came to us in the form of an adoptee named "Sweets". Hubster has heard mice in the last few days as the weather starts to turn colder here it seems our little rodent friends h... Read more
Heavy hearts and tears abound
Friday, October 15, 2010      11 comments

This morning shortly before 8AM the best cat I ever owned passed away in my hubster's arms. As some recall he was not doing well and while the thyroid medication gave us a few extra months today he was called home. He was in our family for... Read more
Happy Thanksgiving to all my Canadian buddies
Monday, October 11, 2010      6 comments

I also hope that my USA friends are having a safe and happy holiday weekend. I decided that perhaps I should do a quick update and share what I am thankful for this year. Currently I am maintaining my weight between 112 and 115 lbs so ... Read more
Changes are still in the air
Tuesday, October 05, 2010      5 comments

My oldest daughter got braces in August of 2007 after just over 3 years they are OFF!! She couldn't be happier about it, so in honour of this I have done a compelation of photos from just before the braces went on, to the day they were put on, ... Read more

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