Picasso in Progress

Lisa
Every once in a while I make a reference to my paintings.  Truth is, I haven’t put brush to canvas in more than a year but on the weekend I built a new easel so I’m one step closer to... Continue reading

News Tip

Lisa
If you’re working in broadcast news (or doing any kind of writing, really) and you don’t have or use a Thesaurus, please, get one. Continue reading

More Idol Musings

Lisa
A fascinating commentary appeared in yesterday’s New York Daily News that spoke to the consciences of those, like me, who are hooked on this season of American Idol. Continue reading

More Kitchen Coverage

Lisa
In today’s London Free Press Homes section there’s a description and pictures of how we redid our kitchen.  Kudos to How’s Business for the lion’s share of the work!  Once you see the “before” you can understand why we needed... Continue reading

Here In The Real World

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Yesterday I described myself as a “writer” when I was asked by a stranger, ‘What do you do?” Continue reading

Broken Business Model? Broken Promises

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There is no local TV morning show in London anymore.  Continue reading

An Expense That Makes Sense

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This morning’s Free Press reports on a financial boost to the organ transplant research team at UWO. Continue reading

Crazy Stars

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Let’s assess the nuttiness level one apparently needs to attain to be a celebrity, shall we?  Continue reading

Missed Opportunity

Lisa
The Fanshawe students I spoke to back in January have disappointed me.  Continue reading

“Kitchen Confidential” House Proud, The Toronto Sun

Lisa
My new home has many charms. It’s not too big but not too small, just right for two busy people who do many things together and some things on their own. The backyard is massive, and we’re trying to decide... Continue reading