Archive for December, 2008

Bits of Tid

Lisa
The obesity problem in North America is so widespread (pun intended) that clothing manufacturers are now refusing to divulge the “average” size dress women wear.  Continue reading

Better Than Buttoned

Lisa
Parkinsons is slowly encroaching on the life of my Dad. Continue reading

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Lisa
Brad Pitt is an uneven actor at best.  For every A River Runs Through It there’s a Meet Joe Black, three hours of my life I desperately wanted back when the credits rolled.  Continue reading

A Little Update

Lisa
I rarely write about my Little Sister because I don’t want to embarrass her or tell tales she’d rather I didn’t.  But she remains an important part of my life, even though the formal part of our relationship is essentially over. Continue reading

Half of a turkey,

Lisa
two Corning dishes full of mashed potatoes, a half-jar of cranberries, three-quarters of a birthday cake, two containers of a brocolli/rice dish, a small tub of gravy and two pieces of pie. Continue reading

Merry Christmas, Happy Festivus, Glorious Thursday

Lisa
However you celebrate today and even if you don’t I wish you peace, love and hope  Continue reading

Running Me Over

Lisa
It has happened twice so far this holiday season, and because I have to head out briefly again today, I want to make sure no one is third time lucky. Continue reading

House Proud: Gifts People Actually Use – Toronto Sun

Lisa
As my beloved and I merged our households into one, I encountered the precious space of an entire kitchen shelf stacked full of gift mugs. Each of them bore a saying that spoke to the heart of his gear-headed, M&M-loving,... Continue reading

Gobble Gobble Gobble

Lisa
Yesterday, we attended the first of two family Christmas dinners. Continue reading

Media Gone Wild

Lisa
What are my media brethren and sisters smoking?  Continue reading