Archive for February, 2014

In Conversation with my Dermatologist – December 13, 2007

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The scene: the doctor’s office, as his kindly face is within millimetres of mine, perusing the eradication of a minor skin issue. And we pick things up mid-conversation: Continue reading

Attack of the Killer Bees – August 8, 2006

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One of the juniper bushes out back is sticking way out and interfering with the enjoyment of the slide into the pool.   Continue reading

Sisterly Concern – June 14, 2008

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There seems to be an epidemic of low self-esteem among my sisterhood and I find it disturbing and puzzling.   Continue reading

My Meatless Past – July 8, 2008

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I love seafood. Heck, I love a lot of foods. And I truly enjoyed the fresh lobster we ate while on the east coast but I’ve got to admit that I really don’t like having anything with eyes on my... Continue reading

If I Ran the World – July 11, 2006

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Any body hair shaved off at least 3 times would never grow back.   Continue reading

It’s Flashback Week!

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This week I’m bringing back some of my early posts from this blog. I’ve been moving some to a new overflow site on Weebly and while rereading them a few cried out for revival! So please indulge me while I...

Embrace Your Mistakes

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You get to a point in your career where you think you’ve made all of the big boo-boos you’re going to make.  I expect to continue to make mistakes, but not like the legendary error I made on Friday. Continue reading

Update – Joe the Cat

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The suspect in the pellet gun shooting of Joe the cat appeared in Sarnia court this week. My original story about Joe is posted here.  Continue reading

Brandt’s Randt – Vacation Envy

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From a colleague’s complaints about having to pack to an acquaintance’s whines about missing one afternoon of sunshine out of seven, I’ve had it with vacationers who have negative stories to tell about getting away from this horrible winter.  Please... Continue reading

Out of the Loop

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Back in the day, you know, the 70s in my case, when a TV show was a hit it was a hit with virtually everyone. Heck, we only had 3 channels so if you were watching TV at all, you... Continue reading