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Monday Miscellany

I survived mother’s day. That’s about the best we can say about that. Studiously avoiding any form of Social Media helped. The run helped. The nap helped. It astonishes me, that my twitter feed – which is mostly political – … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany

May the 4th be with you. Everyone else gets to wear their Star Wars T-shirts. I have a client meeting, so I get to wear a suit. Everyone else, in this case, is defined as Mr. Spit. I have literally … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany

Vancouver was great – warm, sunny, productive and healing. I spent a lot of time with people who love me, and that was superb. On Friday I ┬áspent 8 hours with Ms. Fab shopping. On the bright side I have … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany

The car show was this past weekend. Please, won’t someone buy me an Aston Martin? Pretty please? I had almost all my younglings for dinner. Which felt good. I’ve missed them. They brought me flowers and wine and an apple … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany

Happy Easter Monday! For the first time in a decade, I ate a holiday meal that I did not prepare. It was lovely! Why do we say that we “slept funny” when we wake up with a kink in our … Continue reading

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Blah Tuesday

It snowed almost a foot on the weekend. This after the snow was almost gone. It snowed some more last night. Since Thursday we have had about 4 hours of sunlight. I really do hate this time in spring.

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Monday Miscellany

Every morning I work from home, I go down stairs about 8:10 am, and I watch a mum, a boy and a cat walk down to the bus stop. The boy gets on the school bus, and the mum and … Continue reading

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Winnipeg Whinge

I’m in Winnipeg, which always puts me in a slightly grumpy mood. Yes, yes. We like things about as much as we try and make up our minds to like them, but I just can’t like Winnipeg. Trust me, I’ve … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany – The Suits and Sinuses Edition

I started my morning at the doctor’s, talking about my sinuses. Again. It’s like they feel left out, and if I don’t talk about them with a medical professional at least once a month, they act up. Turns out you … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany (The Dead Mouse Edition)

While minding my own business and making my lunch at 7:15 am this morning, I stepped back and something caught my eye. . . . It turns out that after 7 years, the furry slugs have decided to start earning … Continue reading

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