Archive for June, 2012

Happy 145th Birthday Canada!

Lisa
Honey, you don’t look a day over 125.   Continue reading

Human, Know Thyself

Lisa
My only message today is, when it comes to your health, don’t put things off.   I didn’t have a close call (this time) but I was complimented for my hyper-vigilance.   Continue reading

Help with Supper

Lisa
This came to me via blog reader Allan and it’s just too brilliant to keep to myself.  Continue reading

RIP Nora Ephron

Lisa
Just last week Nora Ephron’s memoir I Feel Bad About My Neck caught my eye as I passed by one of our bookshelves.  I thought, I really need to read that again because I loved that book.   Continue reading

Retail Therapy

Lisa
Our riding lawn mower recently went kaput.   It was an older model, given to us by a family friend, and had seen many better days.  It owed us nothing and that’s exactly what it ultimately decided to give in... Continue reading

Saying Goodbye

Lisa
It’s one of those things; you have to have lost someone very dear to you to understand the depth of the sorrow.  There’s no one in your life like your Mom.  No one who loves to hear your little life... Continue reading

They’re No Partridge Family or Osmonds…

Lisa
but the band known as The Dust Monkeys will take any and all family members on if they can play or sing! Continue reading

Sharonstock

Lisa
We are away again this weekend to a performance so exclusive, they don’t even sell tickets.  You have to know someone in the band. Continue reading

Master Plan #3,468

Lisa
London has had its share of growing pains.  While farmland on its outskirts is gobbled up by builders slapping up the slums of the future, downtown has suffered from malls drawing Londoners out of the core with their huge parking... Continue reading

Damage Control

Lisa
This week a London real estate agent was charged after an RCMP investigation. It’s alleged that she deliberately sold certain homes to certain people so they could set up marijuana grow-ops.   Continue reading