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A+ for Autumn

Autumn is the time of year when Mother Nature seemingly picks up her paintbrush, creating a spectacular canvas of brilliant colour for our eyes to behold. Gorgeous hues of reds, oranges & golds adorn our trees, leaving us awestruck in … Continue reading

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In the Blink of an Eye

In the blink of an eye, life can change. Most days, we give little regard as to how instantaneously this shift can happen.  We go about our daily routines.  Going to work & making plans.  We grumble about traffic & taxes, … Continue reading

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A Gentle Reminder from Mother Nature

“Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind.  To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” – Calvin Coolidge The past few days here have … Continue reading

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Packing Up & Letting Go

For the past few weeks, I have been packing up my daughter’s room. For real this time. I say this because, we have packed up on a number of occasions as she came & went to school, but this time was different.  She … Continue reading

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Opposite Ends of the Spectrum

Life is so strange sometimes, bringing both joy & heartache simultaneously; opposite ends of the spectrum so to speak.  New life vs death. It seems I am at that age, when I am watching new parents welcome their beautiful new … Continue reading

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A Grateful Heart

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”         John F. Kennedy For us Canadian folks, this weekend is Thanksgiving & so it seems an appropriate time to … Continue reading

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I’m a Hugger

It’s true, I’m a hugger.  This is not news to anyone who knows me for I love nothing more than to wrap my arms around the people I love & embrace them in a nice warm hug.   I have even been known to … Continue reading

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Comfy Cozies

Comfy Cozies. I first heard this term a number of years ago, from a friend of mine.  She was also the first person, to my knowledge, to proclaim “It’s A WEEEEE DAY.”  This is usually announced in the very early hours … Continue reading

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