Word Wednesday – Autumnal thoughts

I took this photo last year - and it wasn't even at the height of the colours yet!

Fall has arrived and with it fall weather – which is awesome (with the exception of leaves – which aren’t so awesome when  you’re highly allergic to leaf mold like I am). Cooler days and cool nights mean I’m sleeping better and can actually walk the dog in the middle of the day when he… Continue reading Word Wednesday – Autumnal thoughts

Word Wednesday: Burning The Candle at Both Ends

I suppose this won’t come as a surprise to those who know me well, but I’m at the stage of the summer where I’m just about done – both physically and mentally.  It seems that every time I plan on a few days of R &R, something comes up. Sure there’s the cottage, and I… Continue reading Word Wednesday: Burning The Candle at Both Ends

Word Wednesday – Fortune’s Favour


I’ve been AWOL of late – and for that I apologize. Depression and grief took hold for a while, and then things got really busy for a while, and then I felt so guilty about not writing that I couldn’t write. It’s a vicious circle. I decided today, though, that I should write something and… Continue reading Word Wednesday – Fortune’s Favour

Wordless Wednesday – Looking up at the Sky, through the woods, and into a campfire

As much as I love #WordWednesday, I’m up on a mini vacation right now and am too busy staring at clouds, following overgrown paths in the woods, and gazing into campfires to choose a word. I’ll be back next week but in the mean time, take a look at these gorgeous distractions.

Word Wednesday Part IV

My view from the Press Box for the 2012 Grey Cup pregame ceremony.

So I’m feeling a bit of pressure here. I’m told that the fourth installment of a series should be the best. Many of my geeky friends argue that the fourth Star Wars (Episode IV: A New Hope, which was actually the first one released… so now I’m not sure if it fits my point) is… Continue reading Word Wednesday Part IV