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We got a little Rain
Wednesday, June 05, 2019      4 comments

When I woke up, the sun was shinning, the sky was blue with a few fluffy clouds. Then about 10ish or so, I noticed the sound of tires on wet pavement down on the street. Looked outside, yes, it was raining. Not a heavy rain, but not a light o... Read more
Monday, June 03, 2019      3 comments

Yesterday and today we have had lots of wind, including some very strong gusts.......... While it has cleared things up here, and we can now see the blue skies, and not smell any smoke, I can only hope and pray that the wind is not raging i... Read more
Birthday party
Saturday, June 01, 2019      3 comments

My nephews twin girls will be 4 (June 9th) Because they will be away then, they decided to have a party for all the local aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents, etc. They wanted to have it in the park, but the smoke hanging around the city make... Read more
Smokey Haze
Friday, May 31, 2019      5 comments

When I opened the curtains this morning, the sky looked cloudy/smokey - just a hint of colour, but looked out the window around 10 a.m. and the sky looked very yellow. Eerie, almost, and it has been hard to breath..... but still not as bad a... Read more
Saturday, May 25, 2019      6 comments

Six Little Stories 1. Once all villagers decided to pray for rain. On the day of the prayer, all the people gathered but only one boy brought an umbrella. That is FAITH. 1. When you throw babies in the air, they laugh because ... Read more
Do Something Today That Your Future Self Will Thank You For.
Saturday, January 06, 2018      10 comments

I saw a meme today that I thought was so good, I just have to save it as an inspiration. Thank you to PCOH051610 I really needed this.... ... Read more
Perfect day today
Tuesday, January 02, 2018      6 comments

My sister called me early this morning to see if I wanted to come up and spend the day at her place, or just go when her husband picked up their daughter at work, he could pick me up at the same time. I told her that as soon as my care aid ... Read more
Dehydrating Cabbage, potatoes, and Happy New Year
Monday, January 01, 2018      2 comments

On Friday my sister and her husband picked me up and we went to check out what we need (or don't, as the case may be) about pensions. Because I am on disability already, my Canada Pension will kick in automatically when I turn 65..... Good new... Read more
Christmas weekend was low key
Tuesday, December 26, 2017      6 comments

We had a very nice but low key Christmas Day..... My nephew and his wife and family were travelling to her parents on Christmas morning, so they came over to my Sisters on Christmas Eve. We had decided ahead of time that everyone would bri... Read more
The joke was on me.....
Thursday, November 05, 2015      12 comments

Today was laundry day so I gathered all my laundry and was ready when BIL came to get me. First he dropped me off at the pharmacy so I could pick up my meds while he stopped in at his office. Then he drove me up to Sis's place. When I cam... Read more
I was given a small bar fridge
Friday, September 11, 2015      6 comments

When he no longer needed it, a friend asked my BIL if he would like to have a little bar fridge that he used to keep at work for his lunch or keep drinks cold, etc. BIL and Sis did not need it but the fridge in my apartment is so tiny, I sa... Read more
Electric Pressure Cooker
Monday, September 07, 2015      7 comments

A number of years ago, I saw an add for an electric pressure cooker and the add said it was the first ever electric PC. I love to cook in the PC (even though I am not a gourmet cook and just make basic everyday meals) but if anyone has ever see... Read more
Stick with it, sometimes the consumer CAN win....
Thursday, September 03, 2015      9 comments

Ever since I moved into this apartment, my entry phone has not worked. Anytime anyone came to visit, or if the post office had a parcel for me, I always had to go down to the front door and let them in. Now that was ok when I first moved... Read more
Saturday, August 29, 2015      7 comments

AND THEN IT IS WINTER You know. . . time has a way of moving quickly and catching you unaware of the passing years. It seems just yesterday that I was young, just married and embarking on my new life with my mate. Yet in a way,... Read more
WHAT? ? ??
Tuesday, April 28, 2015      9 comments

The other day my phone rang. It said the caller was >>>>>> As we have the same initials, I thought it might be my brother or his wife, or one of his kids (I know he is not doing so well right now) But when I looked at the phone number, it was... Read more

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