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My new Spring Jacket
Friday, March 30, 2007      0 comments

My friend Cristina and I enjoy shopping at second-hand and vintage clothing stores. Once in a while, we find a great bargain! Such a bargain came to me this week in the form of a spring jacket. It's a long jacket, black with thin si... Read more
Tulips
Wednesday, March 28, 2007      0 comments

The tulips along the front of my house are beginning to peek through the soil. How wonderful! We usually have about a dozen tulips come through but, because we planted additional bulbs last autumn, we will likely have a lot more tulips thi... Read more
Welcome Spring!
Monday, March 26, 2007      0 comments

The weather is mild today and sunny. Most of the snow is gone and - from my window I can see - people have discarded their winter wear in favour of light jackets and sweaters. When my sweetie gets home from work today and before we eat din... Read more
Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends
Sunday, March 25, 2007      1 comments

One of my favourite TV shows is Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, created by Craig McCracken. Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends is a foster home for imaginary friends who have been forgotten or abandoned by the child(ren) who imagin... Read more
New Art
Thursday, March 22, 2007      0 comments

I didn't feel well over the weekend and so Dave and I missed attending our friend's art show & sale. To accommodate us, our artist friend provided us with a private viewing last night. The art was amazing and it was an enjoyable evening. ... Read more
Our New Kitchen Floor
Tuesday, March 20, 2007      1 comments

Yesterday, two men (from the flooring store) came to lay our new kitchen floor. They were both very nice & polite and they did an excellent job. Our new kitchen floor is light brown (or dark beige) with a subtle hint of blue. I'm thrille... Read more
Our Upstairs Neighbour
Sunday, March 18, 2007      0 comments

In preparation for the new kitchen floor that will be installed tomorrow, it was necessary for Dave and I to empty the kitchen of furniture and appliances. I was able to move small things but moving the fridge & stove was too big a job fo... Read more
Coronation Street
Friday, March 16, 2007      0 comments

Dave and I enjoy watching the British soap opera, Coronation Street. For one half-hour each weeknight, we are captivated by the television screen. We are reverently silent as the story unfolds, then we use the commercial breaks to oooh a... Read more
Plumbing 911
Thursday, March 15, 2007      0 comments

We recently experienced a plumbing issue; a leaking ceiling brought about by our upstairs neigbour taking a shower. Not knowing anything about leaky pipes or plumbing services, my partner chose a plumbing company from the yellow pages and p... Read more
A good day
Tuesday, March 13, 2007      0 comments

I spent yesterday with my sister and we had a great day. After drinking coffee and visiting at my house, we went to the mall. We browsed through the stores with the intent of pricing birthstone rings, a potential gift for my niece's se... Read more
A wonderful tool
Saturday, March 10, 2007      0 comments

Because I was having difficulty keeping my bathtub clean (bending & reaching are not my forte), I purchased a contraption (made by the Mr. Clean company), for cleaning tubs & tiles. It's a wonderful tool! I've set it in the corner of... Read more
Strong legs
Friday, March 09, 2007      0 comments

Other years, after a long winter of not being able to use the snow-covered sidewalks (due to my using a walker) my first walk in the spring was always difficult and painful. Typically, I couldn't walk very far before my legs gave out altogethe... Read more
Twice As Nice
Thursday, March 08, 2007      0 comments

There is a local vintage clothing store not far from where I live called Twice as Nice. I had an opportunity to visit there today and, as usual, I found some lovely things to buy. I bought three knitted tops, a lovely silver ring with a re... Read more
My sister
Wednesday, March 07, 2007      0 comments

On her lunch break, my sister was standing outside the call-centre where she works when a large icicle fell from the building and hit her in the head. She was brought to the hospital via ambulance and received stitches. She was away fro... Read more
Wings of Paradise
Monday, March 05, 2007      0 comments

Yesterday, Dave and I and our friends, Cristina and Gary, had a brief but enjoyable visit to the Wings of Paradise, our local butterfly emporium. Wings of Paradise is a wonderful, indoor green-space, filled with hundreds of butterflies ... Read more

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