Was I Only Dreaming?

It’s funny how a November snow storm  quickly wipes away any memory of a gorgeous summer.  I can hardly believe, just twelve short weeks ago, the bright green leaves were glistening and the gentle August sun warmed the smile on my face.  A weekly trip to the library was not merely routine. Au contraire, it was […]

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Winter-schminter, Bring It On – Part 1

The madness that is ‘summer’ in Alberta,  is where we all try to cram in as much outdoor activity as possible into the four months (if we’re lucky) of glorious warmth and sunshine. Alberta’s actually, known as ‘Canada’s Sunniest Province’. We average 312 days with sunshine per year. Doesn’t sound impressive? Well, many of those […]

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Ode To Flip-flops

My dear little flip-flops, I’ve worn you all summer long, It’s funny, when I was little, I thought you were a thong. You’re always there to help me, with errands on the run. A different color every day the sound you make is fun. Orange, white or black, pink ones too, for aqua I’m a […]

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Made In The Shade

One of my favorite Bloggers (I follow more than a few), Mel at  No Dog About It  recently posted a refreshing little video with two golden girls staying cool in the pool. Like many of you around the world, we’ve had a pretty warm summer. I remember even back in July, we were having crazy hot weather. Not only […]

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