I read the news today, oh boy

Canadiana, Issues, Ottawa

I have been feeling sick to my stomach almost all day. I took a nap this morning and when I woke up there was a message from Joe asking whether I had seen what was going on at Postmedia. Mergers, layoffs. Very bad news. You see, I stopped being a journalist a long time ago. […]

January 20, 2016

Birth Day

#MommyScholar, Parenting

Six years ago right about now my labour was about to go from zero to sixty, as they say. I had finally been admitted to the hospital and hooked up to the IV to start my induction. And then things really started to suck. Six years ago right now I couldn’t imagine what the next […]

January 13, 2016


#MommyScholar, Parenting, Personal

2015 has been wound down and I’ve been back full throttle in 2016 for the last few days. Today, however, I am in bed with a fever, possibly the flu, and I’ve been thinking about the many things that happened in 2015. When 2015 started I was headed into my last semester of undergrad and […]

January 9, 2016