I’m taking an intermediate watercolour painting class. Here are my paintings. Advertisements
I’m writing a novel, entitled Rose Coloured Houses. You can read more about that here. My book cover is ready. What do you think?
I’ve dabbled in watercolour paintings in the past but never really stuck with it. You can see my other work here. Now I’m going to dedicate some time to really learning and practicing. Here is what we did Week Two Week 3 Week 4
I’ve been enjoying a week with my grandson, Oliver at my house. He’s three and a half and full of energy. I keep him busy all day at parks and playgroups and in the evening, I’m tired. It’s a good tired feeling. When we lost our daughter (and sister) Justine four and a half years… Read More Oliver and Me
A few days ago I got a certificate and monetary gift from my union. I was pleasantly surprised since I retired months ago and didn’t expect anything. I wrote about that here. Today I got an invitation to the school board retiree dinner.
I got a package in the mail from my union. As many of you know, I retired in October after working with the school board for thirty years. You can read more about how I combined my book launch with my retirement party here. I received this certificate with a monetary gift today.
My mom broke her heel and I’m staying at her condo to help her. It’s gorgeous here and I’m treating it as a little vacation.
We’re going back to Canada after two months in sunny Florida.
The Chinese New Year is here. It’s the year of the earth dog. Just like real dogs, people born in the year of the dog are laid back. My husband, Greg was born in 1958, under the year of the dog. I was born under the sign of the fire rooster, so its definitely “opposites… Read More The Year of the Dog
I retired after forty years working with teens who have special needs in October. After a whirlwind few months promoting my memoir, Not My Story To Tell I’ve finally come to the realization that this is my life. It’s a wonderful feeling.