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The Ruth Upjohn Memorial Award

Thank you, Muskoka Arts and Crafts for giving me the generous $300 Ruth Upjohn Memorial Award on Friday night.  It is a great honour to receive a gift from Ruth’s estate.   284 more words

Handbag chic: adjustable guitar straps add a little rock and roll to your purse

Helping us to “spring forward” spotted recently on display at all the best stores (Barney’s!), is the new trend to handbags with guitar-style straps. Plain or embellished, a guitar strap will add now to the bags in your closet. 65 more words

Sparks and Spirit

Here is the speech I gave on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the opening to Sparks and Spirit, my watercolour exhibition at the Chapel Gallery, Bracebridge, Ontario.   1,437 more words

Taking Advantage of Mid March Snowfall

I’ve been hearing a lot of mumble and grumble about this weeks heavy snowfall. Having had a overall mild winter, my family was excited to hear we weren’t done with winter weather just yet. 184 more words


I've been off the blog grid

It has been approximately 1.5 years since my last post.

It is safe to say I have been off the blogging grid before I even got started. 100 more words

A familiar face

Its amazing the difference a friendly face can make. I guess I should start this post with an anecdote.

Around this time five years ago, maybe minus a couple of months, I was in my first year of university in Leeds, living in residence with my friend, James. 515 more words