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My Dream Deck

For the last little while I have longed for a deck that is not only gorgeous but comfortable and inviting as well. Currently, our deck is not any of those things. This is what our deck space currently looks like right now.

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Follow Your Feet

One of my favourite movies is A Knight’s Tale starring the late Heath Ledger. There are two quotes from the movie that I would like to dedicate this new year to. The first quote is Follow Your Feet. I may not be going hiking like the picture depicts above… or maybe I will… we will have…

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If I Had A Million Dollars…

Today is the second last day of National Blog Posting Month (#NaBloPoMo)! Can you believe it? I have written a post everyday (well, a couple times I had to publish two posts in one day due to technical difficulties) for an entire month! Should I continue on into December? I have been thinking about it. I…

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Dare2Give: Give Back

You have probably seen the commercials for this great campaign called Dare2Give by My Giving Moment. The initiative was inspired by the Governor General of Canada, David Johnston. Mr. Johnston wants you to dare your family, friends, and random folks to give back to their community.

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The Charm Bracelet

While I was at Blissdom (I have a lot of Blissdom stories don’t I?) I bought myself a little trinket. How cute is this charm bracelet? I love it. I tend not to wear a whole lot of jewelry. But every once in a while I like to take something shiny and pretty out of my…

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Browsing and Dreaming in Ikea

My trip to Blissdom was broken up into two legs. For the first leg I had to drive eight hours to get to Winnipeg from here. Then, I had to fly two and a half hours to Toronto where the awesome Chevrolet shuttle service picked me up and took me to the hotel in Mississauga. This…

Conquer Fear And Achieve Dreams

Sometimes you just have to conquer your fears to achieve your dreams. Now, it was never my dream to take an administrative assistant diploma. As a child and a teen I dreamt I was going to be a teacher, a nurse, a university professor, a computer programmer but never a librarian or a secretary. But…