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Looking for something nice to do? Try any one – or all- of these ideas…

We’ve all seen the bins by the doors of our local grocery stores where you can toss in some items for the food bank, but this year  those bins are not as full and food banks everywhere are needing help. … Continue reading

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I confess…I also had an affair with Tiger Woods.

 So did my neighbour, the gas jockey down the street, and the cat that lives across the back lane…. NOT!!! But Jeesus… the man ‘committed transgressions’! Oh, for Gods sake, he cheated! Cheated! Does it really make it any better- or … Continue reading

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News Flash. Tiger Woods is a mere mortal after all.

He’s been called the best golf has even seen, has a gorgeous wife, two beautiful healthy kids and more money than he knows what to do with. He’s young, handsome but apparently, even having a life most people would kill … Continue reading

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Family

This is one of my new favorite photos. When I look at it, I get a little veclempt. I find it hard to believe that all these people lived inside me for 9 months before joining the world, that they … Continue reading

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Back at last…

Seriously, I am never, ever moving again.  Never.  I am going to grow old and die in this house because quite simply, I don’t think I could survive another move. Granted, there has been a lot more going on than … Continue reading

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Aftermath

While in my kitchen Wednesday, washing dishes, I looked out into my backyard and saw a dandelion at least one foot tall, wagging it’s jaunty yellow head madly about in the wind. Where the hell did that come from, I … Continue reading

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Sometimes, there are no happy endings.

Her name was Gerda. Gerda was a hard-talking, cigarette-puffing, trucker swearing kind of gal. What you saw was  exactly what you got, and if she didn’t like you, you would hear about it pretty damn fast.  She would straighten up and look … Continue reading

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Pablo Neruda. Sonnet 17 from Neruda’s 100 Love Sonnets

Forget politics for a moment. Let’s lighten it up for a brief moment… The low slant of  early evening sunbeams twinkle through the imagined galaxies of dust motes dancing in the air of my bedroom. Why, I do not know, … Continue reading

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Beginnings

Standing in the back of the store in a row with all the other mothers, I waited patiently for my daughters reaction, unseen as she was behind the doors of the change room. ” Nope. Not happening, Mom.”  I slowly … Continue reading

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Don’t wait for your expiry date to run out… Read this account from a fellow blogger and then go live a little…

From http://www.swimupstreamlife.com, the site that helps me keep my head above water when I feel like I’m going it alone…in the opposite direction. Thursday, February 26, 2009 4 months to live. Today, I wanted to share a personal story. I … Continue reading

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