We, in Ontario, Canada are having a heat wave. We’ve had an unseasonably wet, cool summer and now it seems summer has arrived.
When I was growing up I was the furthest thing from an artist that you could imagine. Sure, I could stay in the lines while colouring but I couldn’t draw a straight line. I had no interest in art. I was a sociable girl and playing with my friends was my favourite thing to do.… Read More Who Knew I’d Be An Artist?
My grandson, Oliver is 2 1/2 and has spoken in complete sentences for months now. He’s small for his age and it’s funny to see people’s reactions when he carries on entire conversations. People literally crank their heads and stare. He was visiting this weekend. It’s our ritual to go next door and play on… Read More Oooooo..Pretty!
I’m back to work today. For those who don’t know, I work as an Educational Assistant. Today we have meetings and we start back teaching on Tuesday. I will be retiring October 30th after 30 years with the school board and after working 40 years total. It’s time. My plan is to combine a retirement… Read More One Down….38 To Go!
I’m in Prince Edward Island, Canada. You can read and see a few photos of this amazing place here and here. We’ve eaten delicious seafood, visited the best beaches in the world and seen award winning shows. Our home-away-from home is right on the Atlantic Ocean with red sandy beaches.
I’m in Prince Edward Island, Canada. This is my second trip here. We came four years ago for a holiday and loved it so much we wanted to move here. We didn’t move here but came back for a vacation.
Did you know that writing every day actually stretches creative muscles in the brain? I’m not sure that is scientific fact but just like anything we do every day, writing will improve if done daily. If you want to be a good musician, skater, dancer, singer, artist, athlete or any other feat, you must practice,… Read More Writing To Work My Writer’s Brain
When I decided to write my book Not My Story To Tell I asked a beloved author, Catherine Gildiner for advice. I have written about her books in a guest blog here. Here is a little more on the topic. I took her advice and dedicated one hour a day. In no time I had the entire book written. That… Read More My Promise to Write Every Day
I enjoy every day of the summer. I’ll conclude this fun challenge with a photo of my garden. I do love to sit outside and look at nature’s wonder. Thanks to Soul Seaker.
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.