Category Archives: family

getting back

i enjoyed writing, when i was blogging regularly. still do. it made me happy to record the daily shenanigans and goings-on. it was cathartic to write and rant about things/people that piss me off. i need that again.  need to … Continue reading

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i’m okay

the last few several months have a been an emotional roller coaster.  having to watch helplessly while your 6 year-old loses all of his hair is not easy. when something happens to our children, whether it be a scraped knee, … Continue reading

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poopy croup

*** just fyi…i started writing this post on April 6th. Logan is all better now…but that fact that i’m just finishing this and posting it now just shows you how frick-frackin’ tired i am! we brought more home from my … Continue reading

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Haiku Friday: holiday’d out

i am so tired got back into town today from my parents’ house Christmas was busy oh so much fun had by all but i am tired ate so much good food i’m sure i gained 20 pounds too good … Continue reading

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there’s no place like home

as much as i love to visiting family, being home is just so very nice. don’t get me wrong…i’m glad that my parents, my brother and sister-in-law and my niece and nephew got a chance to see me and the … Continue reading

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this blog is on tour

my mom came to Ottawa yesterday to pick me up.  she stayed the night, and today she travelled with me and the boys back to my parents’ house.  we got here  around 5pm. we went in my car, and left … Continue reading

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such a short visit

i haven’t been around Blogville lately…short posts, a rare few comments on my favourite blogs…i’ve been pretty elusive.  and for good reason. my mom is leaving tomorrow morning.  so i hope you will excuse my absence, sparse comments and teeny-tiny … Continue reading

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everybody loves mormor

my mom came up yesterday to stay with us for the weekend. she rocks….know why? ’cause she came up mainly to babysit for us so that we could go out tomorrow night. see, i told her that we made plans … Continue reading

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this is not a family show

a couple of weeks ago, Shauna from Pass the Chocolate asked me something in an email…something that made a light bulb go on in my head (i know…who knew it could happen?). she asked me if i was going to … Continue reading

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6 and 5 years

6 years ago the world was changed forever. 6 and 5 years ago my family was changed forever. 6 years ago, on August 30th, 2001, my uncle Jens, my mom’s brother, succumbed to Cancer. he was diagnosed in the Spring, … Continue reading

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