Archive for May, 2010

Skinbook

Lisa
It was only a matter of time.  Someone has taken the best ideas from Facebook and made a whole new type of online meeting spot.  Continue reading

Neighbour Relations – House Proud, The Toronto Sun

Lisa
Do you really want to go to war over a hanging tree branch? Or is it more worthwhile to have a friendly neighbour you can turn to for a cup of sugar? Continue reading

Sarah Silverman Disappoints

Lisa
Comedian Sarah Silverman’s first book was a letdown. Continue reading

Diary: A Short Week in the Old Life

Lisa
Granted, a 4:30 am start is a far cry from 2:30 which is what my old life required, but it’s earlier than usual.  And it has been a bit odd!  Continue reading

Idol? Meh!

Lisa
America has done it again. Continue reading

Perennial Problem

Lisa
So I decided to pick up some perennials for the front garden to fill in the holes where we pulled out some grasses that were growing too big.  We transplanted the grasses in the back where they can go nuts if... Continue reading

Faeries, Ye are Welcome Here!

Lisa
It’s a regular joke around our house:  “I sure hope the laundry fairies come this weekend!”  “Gee, the vacuuming fairy better get to work!”  And so on. Continue reading

So Glad I Found Lost

Lisa
All of the meandering, confusing and intricate plotlines of Lost finally came together last night like strands of yarn in a tight weave! Continue reading

You Can Call Me “Art”

Lisa
If you ever come to my house it’s not likely that I will point out my paintings to you and that’s for your sake.  Art is such a subjective thing.  Some people like very literal depictions of sitting ducks and crouching... Continue reading

Wet Weather

Lisa
There isn’t anything we can do about it but the weather sure can take the fun out of outdoor plans, eh?  As I write this it’s raining hard and the joy is being sucked out of the day for many... Continue reading