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Timing Is Everything

Although Gill is back in the UK, Dear Readers, we are going to pretend she’s still here in Canada. Why, you ask? Because we have many more blogs about our summer time together and we think you’ll enjoy them. 739 more words


July 2016: The Poison Leaves Bit By Bit

The poison leaves bit by bit, not all at once. Be patient. You are healing.

Yasmin Mogahed

This month was about cleansing, sloughing off the dead stuff.

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Next In Line: Groucho

I have often said that my front door is a revolving one — ready to welcome Boomerang kids and wayward, often crippled, always emotionally needy, pets. 965 more words


Fixing Me

I recently confessed to Gill that I have lost a bit of weight. For most people this announcement would be made with a large dose of pride and a marching band. 835 more words


Clearing Out

My boyfriend and I broke up about 3 weeks ago, a long, private story that I’m not going to dissect on the internet. But I’m sitting in the rubble of a different future than I imagined. 454 more words

Definitely Not Hip

It was indeed sad news that The Tragically Hip’s lead singer Gord Downie has terminal brain cancer. It may not be as earth-shattering as the death of Elvis, David Bowie or Whitney Houston, but certainly for Canadians, it’s right up there. 729 more words


The Battle of The Flyers

In years past, I ignored the flyers that appeared in my mailbox or at my door. No, I must correct myself. I did more than ignore them. 603 more words