~ The Voice of Reason ~

My eldest son moved out! My thought process was that I would be fine, because, well, he was already gone for 5 years during his University days. I got used to his absence.  Then, like most do, they come back.  Nasty beer fridge, two gecko tanks and a big sack of laundry. That's the joke. When they leave for school, oh …

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The Sugar Rush and Family Stuff…

Today we celebrate Valentines Day ~ The busiest day of the year for florists hands down...(although, close second is Mothers Day ~ Which I personally think should take top billing)... As you will read below from my latest article posted in Neighbours Of Olde Oakville....my better half and I have an agreement.  Don't fuss!!  I'm not a princess and don't …

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Thank-you, Superbowl Sunday and… #amwriting (I think)…

So we are a week in from saying goodbye to our precious dog Lucy, but things are now slowly adjusting to a 'new normal.'   She came to me in a dream, and I can't tell you how WONDERFUL it was.   I was able to give her a big hug, and it felt sooo real. Then she was gone.  Our family is taking it day by day …

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A Dog with A Blog…

There are no easy words as I type this.  Tears are flowing.  Today we laid to rest our sweet dog Lucy after a short battle with Lymphoma.  We were given two weeks, and she gave us 4 months. Every day was a treasure, a gift, and we spoiled her to the best of our abilities.  No food was off limits.  …

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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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