Christmas in NYC

Over this past Christmas I went for a short, pleasant trip across the border to New York. Well, really, New Jersey but New York was just a train ride away.

I have been to the Big Apple many times in my life as my aunt lives there and growing up it was an excuse… ...more

Disappointed

Disappointed

Wednesday morning I didn’t go to work. I was hungover and disappointed. This was November 9th, a day some say will go down in infamy.

I had been out the night before, a friend threw an election party. Yes, a party in Canada about the US Election. This isn’t my usual… ...more

Reading out loud

Reading Out Loud

You may have noticed that I have been updating the site. After doing the site for the last 8 years, it has pretty much stayed the same with the exception of some banner changes, seasonal back ground changes (when I remember), and changes in column width. I was… ...more

Miss Pebbles

Miss Pebbles

Last Wednesday morning I was startled awake by my phone ringing. Barely conscious I frantically pawed at my side table, eyes closed, looking for my phone. Groggily I said hello. Apologetically my mother asked if she woke me. It was clear she did but I told her not to worry… ...more