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Christopher
Tuesday, October 02, 2007      2 comments

Dave and I lost a good friend over the weekend. His funeral is scheduled for Wednesday and Dave and I expect to attend. Chris was a remarkable man and a good friend. We will miss him. Chris liked my poems. This one was his favourite: ... Read more
Consignment Store Shopping
Sunday, September 30, 2007      0 comments

I had a most successful day yesterday, shopping for clothes. I found and purchased a nice sweater-set, a casual top and loveliest of all, an elegant & flowing, black pants & top combination which, with the right accessories, will look nic... Read more
Stardust
Thursday, September 27, 2007      1 comments

Dave and I were fortunate to see a wonderful movie last evening, Stardust. Starring Claire Danes, Charlie Cox & Robert De Niro - all of whom were brilliant - along with a strong supporting cast, Stardust is one of the most beautiful, roman... Read more
Grace
Tuesday, September 25, 2007      0 comments

My lovely niece, Grace, was named after my mother. Grace, though most definitely her own person, has inherited many of my mother's attributes, including a certain wit and charm, beautiful eyes and a serene and considerate presence of min... Read more
SparkPeople Recipes
Thursday, September 20, 2007      0 comments

I enjoy cooking from the recipes on SparkPeople. Sometimes I use a recipe as it's written, other times I revise it to better fit my culinary/dietary needs. In either case, I've put together some lovely meals, thanks to SparkPeople. ... Read more
Weekend in Niagara Falls
Monday, September 17, 2007      2 comments

There is no better feeling, for me, than to be in the company of my children; just listening to them talk and laugh with each other does my heart good. Our weekend together was simply wonderful! We enjoyed each others company. We had good... Read more
Half-way to my goal!
Thursday, September 13, 2007      1 comments

My goal - the loss of thirty pounds - is halfway realized today! Being 'of a certain age' with limited physical abilities, loosing this weight has been slow and difficult for me and so the accomplishment is doubly sweet. I'm happy an... Read more
David's Dad
Tuesday, September 04, 2007      0 comments

David's Dad came by the house today to patch a hole in the(cement) stairs that lead up to our back door. Noticing such issues and being fully aware that neither Dave or I have the tools, skill-set or inclination to make such home repairs, D... Read more
The Merchant of Venice
Monday, September 03, 2007      0 comments

Saturday evening, Dave and I and our dear friends, Cristina and Gary, attended the Shakespearian Festival Theatre to watch the play The Merchant of Venice. It was a wonderful production and all the actors were brilliant! Of special note, Gr... Read more
Upcoming
Wednesday, August 29, 2007      1 comments

This morning, I reserved a 'family suite' for two nights in a lovely Niagara Falls hotel. If all goes as planned, Dave and I and both my sons will - in two week's time - meet in Niagara Falls for a mini-holiday and family reunion. I'm gra... Read more
Serious Occurrence
Friday, August 24, 2007      0 comments

Three days ago, my son, Steve, while working on a vineyard in Nova Scotia, had an accident and injured his eye. It was a serious injury and brought forth the concern that Steve could lose his eye, his vision or his facial muscular control. ... Read more
Over the Top
Wednesday, August 22, 2007      0 comments

Due to diabetes, my doctor and optometrist have advised me to consistently protect my eyes from the sun. I never felt I was doing an adequate job in this regard because to date, my only form of protection has been a flimsy pair of clip-ons wo... Read more
Family Picnic
Sunday, August 19, 2007      0 comments

FAMILY GATHERING Yesterday, Dave and I traveled to Goderich to attend Dave's annual family gathering. It was a nice day; the weather was gorgeous and it was good to see the families, many of which attended as three generations. The p... Read more
Sleep
Saturday, August 18, 2007      0 comments

After many nights of fitful sleep, I was amazed yesterday to sleep for an astonishing seventeen hours! I could not believe my senses when I woke at 5:oo o'clock PM after going to bed at midnight the night before. I did not rouse or awaken... Read more
Recovering from the Flu Bug
Thursday, August 16, 2007      0 comments

Last week, I was out-of-commission with a nasty flu. It was a very difficult time for me and I was all but helpless to care for myself. Dave - God bless him - took time away from work to nurse me. He was supportive and nurturing and ... Read more

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