Business sense

Issues, Personal

In January, the husband and I signed up for memberships at Goodlife. As part of the membership, I also signed up for 12 sessions with a personal trainer. I chose to do this because the main reason for signing up at all was to have access to the weight training equipment and to learn how […]

February 24, 2009

For me, this was the highlight


I haven’t watched the Oscars in years, though I used to watch religiously, but this was the first time in a while that there were a few nominated films that I had really enjoyed seeing and I wanted to waste a few hours watching TV and keeping myself occupied with other things (like trying to […]

February 23, 2009

I did not know Shreddies were Canadian


1) Copy this list into your blog or journal, including these instructions. 2) Bold all the items you’ve eaten. 3) Cross out any items that you would never consider eating. 4) Post a comment here linking to your results Maple Syrup & Poutine’s 100 Canadian Foods to Consume 1. Arctic Char 2. Ketchup flavoured chips […]

February 20, 2009

Via Snackie’s World


HAPPY SELF-LOVE DAY!! Feb. 13th & 14th, 2009 Rules are here, but basically I am supposed to declare something that I love about myself and then ask you, however many of you are out there, what you love about me, and suggest that maybe you repost this to your own blog. Anyway… Right now, at […]

February 13, 2009

25 things…


Yesterday I was finally tagged in the Facebook meme that has been going around. The meme requires you to post a list of 25 things that your friends may or may not know about you. The post took my all day as I tried to think of things that were not obvious to everyone. It […]

February 5, 2009

And one more thing…


Another thing I am thankful for: It is now February, which means my birthday is this month, but that’s beside the point, what it really means is that I accomplished two goals that I set for myself at the beginning of January. Last month I decided that I wanted to check off something else from […]

February 1, 2009

Things I wish I could do


I am making another attempt at losing weight right now. Husband and I have started going to the gym and I start sessions with a personal trainer on Monday – which I am both looking forward to and dreading, because I am out of shape and I’m worried that I won’t be able to handle […]

January 31, 2009

The way things are here

Issues, Personal

If there is one thing that I am, absolutely and irrefutably, it is a proud Canadian. I am unfailingly proud of what this country is and what it can be and it hurts me greatly when I am disappointed in the choices we make. As proof of this, my first tattoo was a red maple […]

January 23, 2009

My Obama fascination


I am as taken with the new President as everyone else – I look forward to seeing what he will do now that he’s in office and I expect my kids to ask me where I was when Obama was elected (I went to see Spamalot that night, but was home by the time it […]

January 21, 2009