My son resumed his classes at University this fall and I was asking him about a particular class he is taking. He told me that the teacher had a unique way of having the students introduce themselves to each other. Instead of just stating their name, they were to say something interesting about their name.… Continue reading What’s in a name?
The best decision that I made all week was to book an appointment at the spa. I was there for a couple of hours today, and it was just what the doctor ordered. The woman who did my pedicure was from Iran. She moved to Canada two years ago. I really enjoy hearing other people's… Continue reading Self Care
My weekday world consists of spending about an hour in the car to get to work, and another hour in the car returning home. It's a lot of time. 10 hours a week. Sitting in bumper to bumper traffic. Day in. Day out. It's not my favourite. I used to listen to the news, however… Continue reading Audiobooks & Podcasts
Filing cabinets were busting at the seams. No space to put new files. And yet, how much of the contents did I ever refer to? Perhaps 10%? Or maybe only 2%? It was time to purge! This effort was long overdue. I can't say that I enjoy cleaning out paperwork. My little shredder was put… Continue reading Expired Cookies
It's September. How is it that this month arrived so quickly? I hate to admit it but I am enjoying the crispy morning air. Suddenly it is cool enough to wear a sweater, at least in the morning. It's "sweater weather" and I love it. This beautiful cool weather makes it seem possible to take… Continue reading Fall is on the way!