Archive for August, 2011

Green With Envy

Lisa
I love my city. It’s alive with festivals and fun all summer long. It has excellent restaurants and fascinating museums. But when it comes to green bins we are living in the dark ages. Continue reading

Cup Sizes Are Changing

Lisa
No, this isn’t about bras or the things that they sling. Continue reading

Dummies in a Hurricane

Lisa
A loss of life in nature’s wrath is a shame but let’s be frank here, sometimes people are just too stupid to heed the warnings and Irene took advantage. Continue reading

Something For a Lazy Sunday

Lisa
There’s nothing quite like getting those knots out of tired muscles after a stressful week.   Continue reading

Tack Sa Mycket!

Lisa
That’s “thank you” in Swedish and it’s for Allan who mailed me the new Ikea catalogue! Continue reading

Pedicure Post-Script

Lisa
What’s the deal with the toes? Continue reading

The End of an Era

Lisa
Driving out to Poplar Hill, a little burb 5 minutes outside of London, I encountered the final resting place of our storied french-fry trailer. Continue reading

Life Without Regrets

Lisa
Even as I wrote my blog a while back wishing Jack Layton well I had a feeling his time would be limited. He just looked so ill. Regardless of his politics, he fought for what he thought was right and... Continue reading

Thoughts for Goderich

Lisa
As I write this it’s 7 pm on Sunday night and the extent of the damage in Goderich from what will soon be confirmed as a tornado looks devastating. Continue reading

Great Design Moves Outdoors – House Proud, Toronto Sun

Lisa
When I was a kid my parents had a patio set made of redwood.  It was heavy and expensive.  I remember dragging the pieces inside for the winter using my entire 10-year-old muscular prowess and running out to the yard... Continue reading