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And If You Order Now...Part 2

Some time ago we supposed, “We believe that with two you have a spare.  With three you have a collection.” (See ‘With Three You Get Collections,’ 479 more words

House And Home

The Hose and the Frying Pan

I was lying in bed at around 3am last night and found myself struggling to fall asleep. (By struggling to fall asleep I mean struggling to close my laptop and actually trying to sleep). 318 more words


CTV Ottawa is now a big fat plug for Bell Fibe

When did CTV Ottawa news become one big shameless plug for Bell Canada?

Hurricane 360 Spin Mop.

This is a commercial that I haven’t seen recently, but I know it’s a newer product. To be honest, it actually looks useful. At least somewhat useful, anyway. 421 more words


Do our words still mean the same or is it just overuse?

The other day, a coworker was describing something to me.  It’s not important what it was; suffice to say that it was something seen or done and not very extraordinary on its surface.  512 more words


Educational Insomnia

A long time ago my mom struggled with insomnia; a side effect of one of the medicines she was taking. I couldn’t understand what she was going through because, except for an occasional sleepless Christmas Eve or night before vacation, sleeping had never been a problem for me. 884 more words