MosaïCanada 150

  I often feel blessed to live in the National Capital Region of Canada.  Despite being a mid-sized city, we have a considerable amount of green-space, both in and around the city. Today, I played tourist in the city and went to see the amazing exhibit called MosaïCanada 150.  It was in Parc Jacques Cartier... Continue Reading →


Londontown … You’re So Much Fun!

It's time for a new vacation!! On this trip, my Momma and I are off to the Baltic for an exciting (and exhausting trip!). I was so very excited that on our flight to Copenhagen, we were able to take advantage of a 23 hour connection in London! Now, subtract immigration time, transit time, sleeping... Continue Reading →

The New World of Job Hunting

I have currently been unemployed for just over 5 months.  Luckily for me, it was by choice, and I know exactly how long I can go before I am eating ketchup soup and crying in the shower every night! I started applying for work a few weeks ago - it was time.  I'm in a... Continue Reading →

Hello Lent, You’re Here Again?

Oh my -  how on earth is it already Shrove Tuesday?  How on earth is is March 1 tomorrow?  Where has 2017 gone?It is time to begin my annual bargaining with myself - what should I give up, what can I give, what will I give up?After a long multi-day discussion with my brain, this... Continue Reading →

Off to Church …

I grew up Catholic ... going to church with my Mom and Nanny on Saturday night, then going with my Nanny and Pa on Sunday morning; catholic school; making all my sacraments ... but over the years I pulled away from the church.  It wasn't a good fit for me, I didn't agree with a... Continue Reading →

Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick

Book Jacket A collection of humorous autobiographical essays by the Academy Award-nominated actress and star of Up in the Air and Pitch Perfect.Even before she made a name for herself on the silver screen starring in films like Pitch Perfect, Up in the Air, Twilight, and Into the Woods, Anna Kendrick was unusually small, weird,... Continue Reading →

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

From the Book JacketFrom New York Times bestselling author of the “twisty-mystery” (Vulture) novel In a Dark, Dark Wood, comes The Woman in Cabin 10, an equally suspenseful novel from Ruth Ware—this time, set at sea.In this tightly wound story, Lo Blacklock, a journalist who writes for a travel magazine, has just been given the... Continue Reading →

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