A Look Back ~ We Got this!

Try this for your next Teams/Skype call! ūüėČ Well, here I go. It's been a while, but I finally managed to get an article finished for the March publication of Neighbours of Olde Oakville. (bottom) It wasn't them; it was me. They waited patiently every month for me to give them an article to provide …

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7 Month Hiatus – LIFE GETS IN THE WAY & BLOGGING PAYS THE PRICE!

OK, so¬†my last blog was back in December when I was rambling on and on about a fallen tree and trying to explain why crayon's are never a good gift for a senior citizen. Jump forward to July, and between figuring out why puppy training in the coldest of winter days with snow up to …

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Finter – My Favorite Season Of All…

"Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn."¬† Elizabeth Lawrence Hi peeps.. sorry, its been a while.¬† No explanation¬†~ let's just jump right in! So, what is your favorite season?¬† All the men in my squad for¬†sure would say summer, but I think for me, …

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Sharing the Love – Susiko.com – Do Crazy Things!

I love sharing info about businesses that I like, and do good things!¬†That being said,¬†¬†I'm ready to share¬†my story/give a shout out¬†to this fabulous company! I'm a tennis lover, can't play the game worth stink, but love to watch all the games.¬† I own pink balls, #snicker, and a 80's racket, but that's where it …

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Weddings, and Grad and Riding, oh my!

  Hey folks, I'm here.¬† Sorry, so much has been¬†going on that I've totally ignored my blogging life.¬† Hmm.. Where to begin... May seemed to come and go and I mean that!¬†¬† Father time is moving too fast for me.   First, I had two weddings last month.¬†¬† One I wasn't really invited to, but …

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Easter: A Day Full of Feasting & Traditions

Hi ya¬†Peeps ¬†(I¬†figured it's ok to call you that given Easter is just around the corner)... Sharing my latest article from Neighbors of Olde Oakville¬†Magazine. Wishing you all a wonderful Easter and good luck on the hunting... Can I get an Amen for this holiday! As I ‚Äėscramble‚Äô to get this article off to press, …

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Cookin’ with George and DiS aNd DaT!

Happy Day after #familyday my friends. Sadly for me, I spent it in bed.. but I won't complain!¬† I'm better today and the sun is out and....ok sorry, it's not out,¬† but I'm an optimist!¬† Two of my three boys were not home anyway due to college and work, so the roast was put on …

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31 Days In & My Crazy Observations!

Hi¬†ya Peeps, First off, ¬†I promise I won't babble on about the Superbowl - I'll just say that I love Justin and his whole halftime extravaganza was perfection;¬†Selfie kid was too cute, #superbowlselfie (leave him alone), and who cares if Pink had a lozenger in her mouth and had to fling it¬†before she sang.¬† She …

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The #newme and my silly ‘giffy’ blog for a #bluemonday day!

Hi Ya friends. ¬† It's been a while, so without any further ado, or boring you with all the details, I'm happy to say, I'm presently on a #newme plan. Yes, of course it involves eating properly because other than that, well,¬†I'm perfect!......Come on now. ūüėČ It was just time, and I know I have …

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Fruitcakes and Snowflakes…and late breaking news!

Well, well, well now, hasn't it been a busy week.¬† AND, it's only Wednesday. First off, I was busying myself with a little Cyber Monday shopping, (which I detest), but in the end, only opted for something crazy ridiculously expensive, which may end up being returned if my PPD (post purchase dissonance) kicks in! But, …

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September One and A Bug’s Life Fun…

Hi ya Gang, September 1 - I really can't get my head around that! I just opened the pool for¬†gods sake! ūüėȬ† I know you are all busy trying to fit in that last bit of fun via the CNE, so I'll try to keep this short! NEWS FLASH - I bought a bug; a …

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I’m Doing This! What was I thinking…

Hi Friends and Happy Hump Day... So, some news to share, and call me crazy, but I have decided to bite the bullet and take on the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer in¬†June, 2018.¬† ¬†Don't get me wrong, this is one of the best fundraising events the Big Smoke¬†puts on, riding over 220km in two …

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BLOGIVERSARY and Bloggy Tidbits…

Oh Joy.¬† I can finally celebrate something.¬† I'm also over this horrible lingering 6 week nagging flu/cough/cold.¬†¬†Happy to report, I'm all better!¬†I¬†spent way too many days¬†propped up with pillows and spent too much time reading and writing...and eating.¬† My family can also now remove the sneeze guard from the kitchen counter.¬† That thing was most …

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Sicker than a dog…

Sorry peeps... I haven't been blogging lately, and I don't want my followers *wink* to think I've given up.¬†¬†I'm here, but trying to deal with this horrid lingering cough. It started out as a few sniffles,¬†but over the weeks, (not kidding) turned into a raging smokers hack (I don't smoke), to where my co-workers were …

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Bring on the Patio’s – Oakville Style

Although I do consider myself a rather happy person most days, this weather is killing me.¬† Unless I'm under a blanket,¬†lying horizontal¬†on my couch with a cracking fire,¬†I'm not digging it!¬† And please, don't even get me started on what it's doing to my hair.¬†(*insert princess emoji) ¬†I don't really bother 'prepping' it for work …

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Writing 101 & Working Through The Fiscal…

With another Easter in the books, it's now time to focus on my last quarter.¬† It seems as though I run my household like a business.¬† I'm now in Q4 like my work family calendar,¬† with April being the start.¬†¬†Most of¬†April is being kind to us, with goodness coming in the form of sunshine, patios, …

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Friday Facebook Reflections…

SO I'VE TAKEN THE LEAP back into "Facebook Land." Don't really know why, because I'm starting to regret it already.¬† I'm feeling anxious.¬† No word of a lie!¬† I feel like my whole world and personal bits¬†are out there on display.¬† Silly I know.¬† I was a full on dedicated "Facebooker"¬†many moons ago (well 2007 …

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Holy Man, I’m Bushed!

Is it just me or are we all feeling¬†the same way?¬† I'm just spent!¬† It's now 2017. How did that happen.¬† We all partied like rock stars to¬†ring in the new year, and I think somewhere in all the festivities, I signed a¬†recording contract. Karaoke at it's finest! That being said, I think I have …

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Champers and Laughing Through the January BLAHS!

Well, it's time to do a little "cele."¬† You can grab a glass if you like! ¬† I've been talking about it for a while and¬†seeing¬†as Neighbours Jan. 2017 edition¬†is out, I'm allowed to share the news.¬† So many rules I must adhere to¬† ~ don't want to get me fired the first month. With …

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MOJO Reality Check…Finding the good in everyday

Ha! ¬† Thankfully, I have never done one of these, but rest assured I am much happier and more successful than any of you will ever be!!¬† Do people really think we believe this drivel?¬† Well,¬† I don't and quite frankly, it's just one less thing I have to worry about doing. I'm having a …

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