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The Inquisitive Mind of a Child
Saturday, November 08, 2014      2 comments

"The inquisitive mind of a child" Why are they selling poppies, Mummy? Selling poppies in town today. The poppies, child, are flowers of love For the men who marched away. But why have they chosen a poppy, Mummy? Why not a beau... Read more
Morning Walk
Thursday, October 30, 2014      3 comments

Wiggles and I went for a nice walk this morning. It was almost 4 miles by the time I came home. I drove to the 6th concession and walked on that section of the Greenway. I ... Read more
Live with Intention
Wednesday, October 22, 2014      1 comments

"Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen Hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Appreciate your friends. Continue to learn. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is." — Mary Anne Radmacher ... Read more
New Refrigerator
Monday, October 20, 2014      1 comments

We have been having 'issues' with our refrigerator. We have had a towel on the floor to catch the water that collects there. This morning we pulled the fridge out from the wall, washed the floor and tried to clean the hose at the back wher... Read more
The Detroit Free Press Marathon
Sunday, October 19, 2014      3 comments

Today's blog is not about anything I have done; it is about pride in two of my children. This morning Hubby and I got up early to drive into Windsor to watch the Detroit Free Press Marathon as the participants made their way down Riverside ... Read more
Wednesday, October 15, 2014      0 comments

Last night at bedtime we thought Hubby was starting to get better. We were wrong. He got up this morning early after a restless night. He fell asleep on his chair. When he woke up, he was sweating. He has been sleeping a lot today between q... Read more
Happy Birthday
Tuesday, October 14, 2014      4 comments

Today was my husband's 68th birthday. He did not have a good day. He woke up feeling old partly because he was not feeling well. Before I left for my tai chi class he found out that one of his cousins died last week. When I got home, he was ... Read more
Point Pelee
Monday, October 13, 2014      0 comments

lee/index.aspx Today was Thanksgiving. We did not have plans. There was rain this morning but by noon the air was clear and it was not too cold. We decided to take our bikes and go to Point Pe... Read more
Sunday Afternoon
Sunday, October 12, 2014      3 comments

This afternoon we went for a bike ride on the Greenway. This is Ted with the dogs running to keep up. ... Read more
Friday, October 10, 2014      0 comments

Today I realized I am almost out of the obese category of BMI. Four pounds will take me into overweight. ... Read more
Thursday, October 09, 2014      0 comments

I got notification today that my new Fitbit is on it's way. I was beginning to lose hope. Yesterday when Spark People said that their spark activity tracker was on sale, I almost ordered one. I like knowing how many steps I have walked. I am... Read more
Green Tomato Chow
Tuesday, October 07, 2014      2 comments

Green Tomato Chow – A Maritime Favourite Yield: 6 x 500 ml jars Ingredients: 6 lb green tomatoes 1 1/2 lb onions 1/3 cup coarse pickling salt 3 1/3 cups granulated sugar 4 1/2 tbsp mixed pickling spice 2 tsp turmeric 2 c... Read more
October Day
Saturday, October 04, 2014      1 comments

It was cold and very windy on my walk to the library this morning. Coming home was better because the wind was at my back. I picked my green tomatoes and found a recipe for Green Tomato Chow. I have been looking for a recipe like my mothe... Read more
Spark Anniversary
Wednesday, October 01, 2014      6 comments

emoticon October 1, 2014 - You have heard how husbands get in trouble when they forget their anniversary? ... Read more
Monday, September 29, 2014      3 comments

I think I will start working on something else for October. I will still be exercising of course but I need something to keep myself motivated. I will be glad when my new Fitbit comes. I sure miss having a daily record of my steps. We w... Read more

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