Category Archives: fun

A Delicious Day

For some people, their favourite day is a birthday or Christmas. While I like those days too, my very favourite kind of day is the one where I wake up in the morning with nothing whatsoever on the calendar or … Continue reading

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In Memory of Elvis

Do you remember where you were that day? I do. I was working as a camp counselor at a children’s residential summer camp. I remember how we all crumpled into devastated sobbing, huddling together, singing our favourite Elvis songs and … Continue reading

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A Bra Blog

How could I resist? The moment this picture appeared on my Facebook page, I knew I’d have to meander down this road. Oh, the whining and rantings I could indulge in here!  I’m wracking my brain trying to come up … Continue reading

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Happiness…Connecting the Dots

After many (many) years of searching, reading, asking, listening, praying and pondering, I’ve come to a decision…it was one of those things that slowly (painfully slowly at times) evolved itself into what turned out to be a rather quiet, uneventful … Continue reading

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The Wonderful World of Words

I love words. I’ve always loved words. Words and me go way back to my early childhood days of sitting in the rocking chair reading Bible stories with my babysitter and learning how to say “Nebuchadnezzar”. (pronounced “Neb-a-ka-nee-zer” – he’s … Continue reading

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How to Survive Eating Out Alone

I was single until I was 38 years old, and lived on my own for about 18 years. While I didn’t eat much back then (I weighed 98 lbs at 38), I still enjoyed the occasional meal out. Back in … Continue reading

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More Useful Things to Know

Well, it’s Friday. I’ve been rounding up some more interesting sites to visit on the Internet. Triva, Precarious Places (maybe you’ll enjoy more vicariously here than in person), A beautiful garden (especially useful if you’re housebound for any reason), lots … Continue reading

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