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Farewell to March! Hellooo, April!

Finally, we said goodbye to March. It seemed to stick around for-ev-verrrr! In the Ottawa Valley, it came in like a soggy little lamb. The days dragged on with waiting for buses in to the city and back for the … Continue reading

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Housework prevention duo

There are times when the cats have your best interests in mind. They may be telling you that it’s okay to leave the laundry for another week. They may be telling you to take it easy, let your inner artist … Continue reading

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Caturday December 17

So we’re more than half-way through December and still surviving. Rejoice! The lights are up. The wee tree is up too. We have pulled out warm boots and mittens. We are baking cookies and stocking up on provisions for the … Continue reading

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The slow slog through November

We are nearing the end of one of the dullest, most depressing months of the year – November. Warning: This post contains oodles of cat pictures.  It may take a while to load. Regardless, I feel that the Internet does … Continue reading

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Let it snow

My poem “A Plea for Snow” only won an honourable mention in a recent contest. I should be happy that it at least got a mention. I was impressed that: It came to me on my lunch hour that same day, … Continue reading

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Read an eBook week in a one-horse open sleigh

It’s Read an Ebook week at Smashwords. During recent morning commutes and waiting room sessions, I have been reading the eBook version of Kathleen’s Cariole Ride by Margaret Virany. After visualizing these early 1900’s struggles and Northern Canada adventures, I kinda … Continue reading

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March came in like a Bengal Tiger

– or a barfing house cat. Saturday, March 1st –  I stumbled around the dim morning light of the little kitchen after feeding the cats and preparing my first cup of instant coffee. I hesitated to serve one of them … Continue reading

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