Archive for May, 2009

The Optimism of a Wedding

Lisa
My former colleague Leslie James married his love, Maryann, yesterday in a lovely and sweet ceremony in downtown Toronto.   Continue reading

Down-to-earth Green – House Proud, The Toronto Sun

Lisa
Many of us would like to convert to a greener lifestyle, but, frankly, the associated costs sometimes turn us off. When you’re trying to stay within a budget, it’s difficult to justify spending twice as much for a product that’s... Continue reading

Walking Through the Clouds

Lisa
I am an ex-smoker.  This fall will mark my 21st anniversary of quitting.  Continue reading

Things That Don’t Make Sense To Me

Lisa
The California Supreme Court upheld a ban on gay marriage. Continue reading

On Behalf of Biking Brethren (And Sistren!)

Lisa
I had heard that it happens sometimes but I couldn’t imagine it until it happened to me last Sunday.  Continue reading

Being The New Kid

Lisa
It’s official. I’m on the air at The Greatest Hits, 1039 FM! Continue reading

Be Me Ever So Humble

Lisa
I don’t think Jay Leno is the funniest comedian ever but he is a survivor and now a legend who took over the reins of The Tonight Show from Johnny Carson 17 years ago today and that in itself earns... Continue reading

Don’t Paint Yourself Into A Corner – House Proud, Toronto Sun

Lisa
Anybody can slap up a new colour to freshen up their walls, but few amateurs can do a professional-looking job. Your brain tells you that a straight line along the top of the baseboard is easy, but your hand doesn’t... Continue reading

The Day We’ve Been Waiting For!

Lisa
This day has been planned for some time.  Continue reading

I’ve Got A Lot Of Nerve!

Lisa
It isn’t lost on me that I’m about to start doing for a living what I’ve spent my recent weeks critiquing as it’s done by others!  That work will continue uninterrupted, by the way.  So I’d better have my game... Continue reading