When you move cities, it can be hard to make new friends. When I was a kid in the school system, making new friends after a move was not too tricky because I was placed immediately into a classroom of 30 other kids my age. I met my best friend the day after my family’s … More 3 Tips for Making New Friends!
1) Imagine the fronts of cars are faces:
I bet you’ve done this one before– the headlights are the eyes, the bumper’s a mouth or mustache… … More 10 Things that Will Make You Smile
There’s a girl beside me
In the bus shelter outside the mall.
She has pink hair and muddied
Hiking boots and she’s gently biting at her nails. … More Outside the mall at 9:30
And stretching in the sun of her childhood, she decided that everything was going to be okay. The picture of a misty park in New Zealand that her penpal had sent her was on her mind, and she thought about how she was sitting there with the whole upper-floor palace of the large-windowed building on … More Subtly braless and listening to Sufjan Stevens
“Changing what counts as acceptable public behaviour is one of the ways you go about changing prevailing attitudes; ask anyone who still smokes cigarettes.”- Deborah Cameron (Verbal Hygiene, 143) … More Verbal Hygiene
vegan ◦ salt-free ◦ oil-free
Featuring homemade tzatziki recipe from Straight Up Food. Today was one of those warm days in the midst of winter that reminds you what spring is like. … More Cheery Winter Yam Fries! (and homemade tzatziki dip)
Here are four additions I’m making to my lifestyle for a fulfilling 2017…body, spirit & mind! Most of these are a long time coming and I’m glad to put them into action this new year. 1.) More winter sports snowy walks skating & skiing! reconnecting with nature It’s been too long since I’ve enjoyed the winter through walks in … More 4 life upgrades in 2017!
Christmas spread a bright, peaceful blanket all across the city. The bouncy snow and fluffy pines rang with joyful silence that seemed to wash all things heavy from the city. I hope everyone felt this blissful presence. I’m finding it hard to write of Christmas because it seemed to arrive so abruptly. I was simply … More Bright Christmas
I have a question… Do you think anyone’s ever written a mystery novel where the detective solves the case and the criminal is caught, la-dee-da…except the author has hidden subtle clues in the novel that can be used to prove the accused is innocent? So the author wrote the story so the case against the accused … More Mysterious