Halloween, Pumpkins and Candy, Oh and a Birthday


Halloween, next to Christmas, is my favourite time of year. I love to dress up, trick or treat with the kids and decorate. I have always loved carving pumpkins and decorating the house even before we had kids. The few years that the smell of raw pumpkin gave me a migraine were the saddest few […] . . . → Read More: Halloween, Pumpkins and Candy, Oh and a Birthday

Facing My Insecurities

I am not sure if you know this, but I am a shy and insecure person. When I am in a setting where there are lots of people, even ones I know a little bit, I almost feel like I should blend into a wall. What if people are only being nice and just want […] . . . → Read More: Facing My Insecurities

Vancouver Opera: La Traviata

Tonight I am going to the opera and I get to be one of the bloggers on display. I am looking forward to the spectacle of the dresses, drama and of course the singing. I love opera and if I had the guts and voice for it, it might be something I would have done […] . . . → Read More: Vancouver Opera: La Traviata

Everybody Has a Story

I saw a tweet from my mother this morning that really resonated with me.  I think that it is something that resonates with every writer, whether they admit it or not.
Trying to write this morning & beset with doubts & angst. Who am I to think that I have a story? Ahhhhhh!!!!
There are so many […] . . . → Read More: Everybody Has a Story