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life

Late November Doings

November has been a wonderful month this year. Even late November, which is usually a dark, wet, harbinger of winter. But not this year.

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life

On Constraints and Herding Cats

Sometimes getting our thoughts in order is like herding cats. That’s why a little structure and a few constraints can make life better.

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life

What Does Solace Look Like?

What does solace look like for you? A warm bath and candles? A soothing and engaging book? A sisters’ shopping adventure? All of the above?

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life

I Need to Get My Act Together.

I need to get my act together, to get organized for fall. So I can get done what I must do, and still find time to to do what I want to do.

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Happy Thanksgiving Weekend

It’s Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada. What does Thanksgiving mean to you? Turkey, down sleeping bags, travel, chip wagon fries?

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life

Crazy Mixed Up World

Some weeks it seems this crazy mixed up world of ours is going to the dogs. And I despair. So I decide to buy a cabin in the woods. Far away.

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fashion

Streamside Chic… or… How My Other Half Lives

Hubby and I are still camping. I’m writing this on Monday and we are currently hunkering down out of the rain. I was thinking of a comment on my last post about living in the wilderness, and since I have …

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life

Can Fashion Cure What Ails You?

This sounds hopelessly shallow, but sometimes fashion is the best medicine for me. A cure for worried sleepless nights and difficult days.

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life

September Feelings

It’s the first day of school today. And I’m feeling all the familiar September feelings. With a bit of nostalgia thrown in.

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life

Lost in the ‘Hood… 2021

Hubby and I are back in the old ‘hood this week. Downeast. Staying with my mum for a few days. Fishing and reading and visiting. Drinking too much tea and talking, talking, talking. That was my entry for this post …

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