Bake your cake and eat it too!

“I realized that life is a question and how we live it is our answer.” A quote from the book ‘The One Thing’ by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan.  It’s Sunday afternoon, I’m baking a cake and our ‘Guide Dog’ in training is napping in her kennel and it occurs to me after recently reading 

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Puppy Love

Well, as promised… here is the news. We are going to be fostering a dog for The Lions Foundation of Canada/Dog Guides Canada. Over March break we had an interview and they told us we would be welcomed into the program…2 days later we were notified that 2 puppies were available!! We will be picking 

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Passion

  This past weekend I had the pleasure of going on a ‘Date Day’ with my husband (which does not happen very often). We started our day off at Purdy Natural’s open house Anniversary party, a store that I have gotten to know and LOVE over the past few years and is steadily becoming the 

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Take a Break

For Secondary and Elementary schools in Ontario this week it is time for ‘March Break.’ I look at photos on Facebook and Instagram and see many people who are enjoying the fun and sun of beaches and oceans, skiing the slopes (if you are able to still find snow) or in some cases just taking 

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International Women’s Day

If any of you know me or follow me at all, you will know that several years ago I decided to have one ‘special’ day with each of my children, designated to honour them and someone or something else. For my youngest daughter we chose International Women’s Day and every year she will do something 

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Feeling Foggy?

When did our pipes become such an issue? Don’t you remember your grandma pouring the bacon grease into an old soup can or an old discarded coffee mug? Well the good news is that municipalities are now taking action and providing for free, biodegradable containers to properly get rid of FOG (Fats, Oils, and Grease). 

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The world is your oyster…if you can wait

On 3 separate occasions recently, companies have provided me with  a reimbursement or I have been compensated for what has been perceived as ‘unsatisfactory service.’ Not to say that my service was not okay, it’s the fact that it was just ‘okay.’ As a self proclaimed hard working, disciplined, passionate person who puts her heart 

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