In truth my favourite way to relax is to change immediately into clothes I can describe as “Britney Spears on her off day.” Once I’m in my droopy sweatpants, I hit the couch for some pup-time. Dogs are the perfect drug. Sit with a dog who loves to snuggle, like my Andy, and I dare you not to feel the best high. Yes, this is a post dedicated to how amazing dogs are – Surprise! Continue reading My best friends.
Looks like Project 52 fell by the wayside as did my blogging (per usual). Let’s pretend like that didn’t happen, shall we? I thought I’d share some pictures from my trip home to Canada over Memorial Day weekend. My sister had JUST had her third baby on Monday, May 21th (Victoria Day in Canada!) and … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend
I was having a hard time coming up with a topic to blog about for today so I took to “the Twitter” and the lovely @carlyoof gave me a great idea – Talk about how my husband and I handle our diets. That doesn’t sound particularly thrilling on its own, but as it turns out … Continue reading The Omnivore’s Dilemma.
This post is a little late considering Father’s Day was on Sunday, but since we should honour our parents no matter what time of year it is I thought I’d post this story about my dad anyways. When I was 7 my parents put me in Brownies. Yes that is incredibly dorky and no I will not … Continue reading Poppa Owl.
Recently I’ve been thinking about children. More specifically, do I want any of my own? Growing up I never had the desire to get married let alone become a mom, but of course I did end up getting married – the first of all my friends to boot! I seem to go through these spurts … Continue reading To Birth Or Not To Birth?
Any of my readers that follow me on Twitter already know that my husband and I have big news to share… We’ve added to our family by adopting another dog! We have been wanting another dog as a sibling for our 2 year old mutt Dexter — see my special post about him — for … Continue reading Welcome to the family, Andy!
December 3rd is an important date in our family as it was one year ago today that Richard and I adopted our dog. At the end of November 2009, I was feeling a sad and depressed. Richard had been deployed to Iraq since April and I was living at my parent’s house in Canada, feeling … Continue reading Dexter. Yoggies. Ma Dexy. Dex-Mex.