Friggin Rodent

Lisa
Tomorrow is Groundhog Day and I don’t have to give a rat’s patootie about it for the first time in many, many years. Continue reading

Everything In Its Place – Even Junk Should Have Its Own Drawer – “House Proud”, The Toronto Sun

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Many organization experts claim there is no need to collect all that stuff we lovingly call “junk.” For them, it’s a black-and-white issue. They reason that if you have everything in its place, you don’t need to keep a collection... Continue reading

One Week Til the Bike Show

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The World of Motorcycles Expo is in one week’s time.  Many of us go to trade shows, home shows and so on but few of us know what it takes to bring one of those successful shows together.  This is... Continue reading

Idol Contenders

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Now that I’m not reacting to a 2:30 am alarm every day I can stay up past 8 pm and see what the fuss is about.  Continue reading

Snow Days

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Snowfall warnings are out and the Toro sits at the ready to be called into action once most of it has fallen. Continue reading

Kiva Update

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Just prior to Christmas I posted my intentions to donate money to Kiva, an international aid organization that distributes loans to budding entrepreneurs in the third world.  I chose four people based on their business proposals and loaned each of... Continue reading

I don’t know much about art…

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I look with a bit of envy at painters who sell their stuff online.   Continue reading

Comments are Here!

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In response to a bunch of comments about comments and the lack of them in response to my blogs, I’m happy to say that the ability to leave them has now arrived! Continue reading

A-Twitter

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I was one of the first of my peer group to get on Facebook and now I use it regularly.  But does that put me on top of what’s hot?  Apparently not!  Facebook is, like, so last year!  Continue reading

Reality Check

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This afternoon I’m talking to first year students in the Broadcast Journalism course at Fanshawe College.  It’s an unusual time in our industry and it will be fascinating for me to assess how much they’re plugged into what’s going on.   Continue reading