I have strawberry blonde hair. It’s always been controversial because I identify as a red head, yet people argue that my hair isn’t red. I come from a long line of gingers on both sides of my family so I was not alone. I am the only red-head I’m my immediate family and neither of… Read More On Being Ginger
His Mommy, Candice is having a baby in October!
The people who have already read my memoir, Not My Story To Tell know that many of my experiences raising a daughter who had mental health issues wasn’t easy or fun. It was scary and heartbreaking. That does not mean I became negative or angry, however. The opposite happened. I became more positive in order… Read More Positivity Attracts Positivity
I had intended to submit my manuscript for a final edit at the beginning of the week. You can read more about that here. I ran into a few computer problems but my daughter, Candice saved the day. She was able to prod a few more chapters out of me and encouraged me to take… Read More I’m Expecting A Call Today
The other day I was being very positive when I wrote Today I Will Send My Book To The Editor. I was hoping by stating what I wanted to happen, the laws of attraction would make it happen. It didn’t quite work out that way. I use my iPad for everything. I wrote my book… Read More A Few Glitches
The other day I shared an excerpt from my book Not My Story To Tell. You can read that here. It was very well received so I thought I’d share another section of the book. This is about Justine and her sister, Candice. “Justine and Candice were just under two years apart in age and one year in… Read More Another Sneak Peek
Justine loved unicorns when she was a child. She chose pastel coloured unicorn wallpaper for her bedroom when we gave her a choice of a theme. She collected unicorns and had many. My Little Pony was a favourite and she had a unicorn one. Beanie Babies were popular and she had a unicorn one. We… Read More Alphabet Soup Challenge-Decoration
It’s Family Day weekend in Canada. My daughter, Candice and my grandson, Oliver were planning to come here for the long weekend. Oliver got the stomach flu earlier in the week so we rearranged the plans so I could go to their house for a couple of days. I arrived Friday after work and we… Read More I Was Afraid His Mitt Would Come Off
When I think of the perfect day it always includes my grandson, Oliver and my little Shih Tsu, Boo. This picture is a favourite of mine. They were watching my daughter, Candice cut the lawn. Thanks again to Soul Seaker.
My daughter, Candice, was cutting her lawn with her ride-on lawnmower. She has a large property and it takes an hour to do the whole lawn. I was watching my grandson while she completed her work. He was so happy to look out the door and see her whiz by. Soon, Boo joined him. So… Read More Babes and Pups