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Goodbye to Fall 2013

Saying goodbye to Fall 2013: A Walk in Burlington

There’s always one big storm around Halloween that rips off much of the remaining leaves. Trees in early November always look a bit on the bare side. And so, before this storm hit (which is ironically today, as I write this blog post), we decided to enjoy one last walk, saying goodbye to Fall 2013. Our neighbourhood in Burlington, Ontario ...

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Reasons to love the Fall season

That favourite time of the year is here! I’ve been thinking of all the reasons to love the Fall season. I was born on a late Fall night, so perhaps that has something to do with my love affair this this time of the year. When I was younger, I wasn’t too thrilled with this time of the year – ...

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Bad Driver Pet Peeves

Bad Driver Pet Peeves

It happens every morning and after 5 p.m. The commute to work is riddled with bad drivers – many of which should not have driver licenses. I’m sure there are many others who have bad driver pet peeves, so you may find yourself nodding in agreement when you read this post. I take the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) to and ...

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children's toys

Revisiting children’s toys from my youth

I have been revisiting children’s toys from my youth and it’s all because of my mom.  She has been on a cleaning mission lately. She’s been tackling the sorting and removal of almost 30 years worth of children’s toys, books, old appliances and sporting equipment that have been stuffed in the 3 foot high crawl space under our living room. ...

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Cottage in Port Severn

A Cottage in Port Severn: Almost Roughing It

Sometime in March of this year, my parents suggested a weekend at a cottage in Port Severn. It had been many years since my last summer cottage getaway and we were overdue for a bit of communing with nature. I loved the idea! With our new home, almost every weekend has been spent on some sort of renovation or project ...

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