As the days become shorter and gloomier, I am reminded that one of my favourite celebrations is just around the corner. This isn’t just any run-of-the-mill celebration; this is a day where kids get to dress up, knock on doors and get piles of candy. Likewise, it is a day where I get to go… Continue reading Halloween and the Death of Fun
Today I thought I might squash any negative perceptions you had on.....spaghetti squash. As bad as my attempt to make a joke may be, this vegetable (or fruit if you want to argue about it) is actually incredibly good. While many would use it as nothing more than a mere decoration for fall, I much… Continue reading You Don’t Know Squash
Here we are waking up to a brand new Canada; the Conservatives have slipped from power, the Liberals have taken a surprising majority and the NDP pulled back into third place. After 9+ years, Stephen Harper will no longer be Prime Minister. The country seemed to be craving change and that’s exactly what it got… Continue reading Rant: The Post Election Day Blues
Today I took a walk to clear my head. The sun was shining, the air was crisp but warm and a slight breeze was blowing. In my mind, it is a perfect day. Just to be clear though, I still had work to do, and stresses, and worries, and chores to do throughout the day.… Continue reading Confession: My Secret Love Affair With Autumn
Hello to any brave enough to read this.... That is how I thought I would start. Registering a blog website, getting the domain name, picking colours - those are the easy parts. Typing out your first words? Not so much. Much like one's first steps, it takes a moment or two to really get your… Continue reading Blogging 101: What’s in my head?