About 6 years ago, while visiting my wonderful in-laws, there was a news story that caught my attention. “Vancouver Nude Beach Patrons Seek Noise Regulation” What?? I had no idea British Columbia had a nude beach. If I had, I would’ve been down there enjoying the sunshine on bits of my body that had never… Continue reading Don’t Wreck Wreck Beach
In my family, I am the archivist. Not only do I keep baby clothes and favourite stuffed animals, but I also have twelve years worth of school projects and report cards for both of my kids all neatly packed away. I'm also the photographer, and like other persons responsible with taking the family photos, I… Continue reading Operation Proving I Exist
I had the opportunity to travel to Europe and spend hours at the British Museum, the Louvre (yes, I gazed upon the Mona Lisa) and various other museums that I thoroughly enjoyed. There’s a new exhibit at the Museum of London that is quite intriguing and I might be one of the only people I know… Continue reading Mona Lisa or Fatberg!
Growing up, we spent a lot of time with my oma. Days were spent helping her dig holes and pull weeds in her expansive garden. She had mobility issues in her later years due to a bad hip, so nothing made her happier than having someone who could operate a shovel and weelbarrow at her… Continue reading Preserving Memories
Ginza Smoke House is the newest restaurant to open in our city. It’s a Japanese restaurant with a completely different ambience than any restaurant we’ve had here before. Most of our restaurants/bars have sports playing on a couple of large tv screens placed around the room. Walking into Ginza, I noticed the music and the… Continue reading Lightweights
Since I am officially over 40 by a few years, I feel qualified to share a few things that I have learned in the last while. I am probably the most immature 40+ person you will ever meet in your life, but there are a few standards that I feel are universal to the happiness… Continue reading Over 40
I’ve joined a lot of Facebook groups centered around horror movies, halloween ideas and funny/inappropriate memes. I look for meme groups that state in their description that “This is not a dating site!” and “No selfies” because I’m just looking for the funny and inappropriate memes to out-funny and out-inappropriate my husband. He manages to… Continue reading The Search Continues…