Category: life

life

That Old Birth Lottery Thing Again.

This week of Remembrance Day I’m remembering our trip to Bosnia-Herzegovina. And thanking my lucky stars not to have seen my country torn apart by war.

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life

Family Ties… Again

What is the meaning of family, anyway? To me it means I know who I know, and love who I love.

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life

So You Think You Want to Write a Blog, Eh?

So you think you want to write a blog, eh? Be prepared for lots and lots of work. And tons of satisfaction.

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books

Summer Lolling

I’m doing a lot of lolling this summer. Reading great books. And listening to quirky podcasts.

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life

Love Is Not All

As Edna St. Vincent Millay said, love is not all. Only the most important thing.

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life

Perils of Perfectionism

I am a life-long perfectionist. And it has brought me nothing but trouble.

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books

Ambition. Blind, Blonde, or Otherwise

I’m thinking about ambition this week. And what it means.

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fashion

Where Did You Learn How to Dress?

Do you know where you learned how to dress? How to choose what to wear and what not to wear?

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fashion

Sunshine Every Which Way.

This week has been a week of sunshine every which way you look at it.

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life

When Old Teachers Meet Old Students.

Do me a favour, if you’re in the mall or the grocery store and you see an old teacher, please go and say hello. You’ll make their day. And maybe even your own.

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