So on the 25th and 26th, THIS is happening: Screenshot Source I think a friend of mine is going to attend with her gorgeous dog, Lily. I, for one, have taken the plunge and have launched a virtual campaign. I’ve only got a few days, but I figure every little bit is worth it. The… Continue reading Friends For Life! The OSPCA Walk-A-Thon
The woman who posted it is right here.
Here, in my hometown. I’ve thought nothing of it. I have natural hermit-like tendencies. Yet today, knowing what’s taking place in Boston, I feel guilty. Those people can’t leave their homes. They’re not allowed. All because of a terrorist threat. May I never take going outside for granted again.
This weekend at Spur–a festival “of politics, arts, and ideas”–a vital question will be discussed. What do you think of when you see the question, “Strictly Canadian = Doomed to Fail?”? Consider the explanation on the event’s web page. As for me, I won’t go into too much detail. (My thoughts are pasted below.) But… Continue reading Strictly Canadian = Doomed to Fail?
Source Those aren’t my teeth, by the way. 😉 Remember when I wrote about my wisdom teeth? I said I wanted them out during exam time or over the holidays. Well, that didn’t happen. I’m getting them out later this week. I have scared myself out of my wits reading everything from general stories of… Continue reading Wisdom Teeth – Take 2
I’ve struggled with the idea of getting a podcast going. Believe me when I say that the struggle’s been all mine. Nevertheless, I’ve recorded Episode #2. CLICK HERE to listen.
This morning a car drove by my house. “The Way You Make Me Feel” was blasting on the radio. I couldn’t help but smile… Last night I was at Starbucks. Several feet away from my friend and I there was a gaggle of young people–probably university students. They were checking their cell phones and Blackberries… Continue reading Gone Too Soon
Source Dalia wrote …people, it’s less THAN, not THEN. than. than. how many times do i have to repeat myself? THAN! In response, one of her friends said… It’s all the text/email/online lingo that’s causing folks to slip on their grammar game. I told a joke the other day to someone standing in front of… Continue reading Live, from Facebook…
I challenge you to finish that sentence. I miss that song. Oh! And happy Man’s Day. If you’re on effbook, login and check it out.
So said the lovely Esther B. last weekend. She had just shown me a funky hoodie that she had sewn for herself. I tend to agree. Especially as I am born of a woman who made most of my clothes when I was little. (I inherited her skills, but over the past few years, I… Continue reading "Why buy clothes, when you can make them…?"