Category Archives: The Day-to-Day

Harvest…

Over the years, we’ve attempted a garden in every home where we’ve had access to a yard.  I say ‘attempted’ because there always seemed to be an insurmountable hurdle between us and fresh veggies.  Between my lack of attention and … Continue reading

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Zoinks!

For several weeks in June and July, every time I drove down Cumberland Avenue, just past Taylor, I saw the Mystery Machine.  Just sitting there.  Parked outside a tidy bungalow in a quiet residential area of Saskatoon.  All aqua and orange and screaming … Continue reading

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Nerd-o-vision…

There they are, full-on progressive lenses.  My nemesis.  That giant lens area is like a billowing white flag…the undeniable sign of surrendering style to comfort and practicality.  In addition to accepting rapidly declining eyesight, regular creaks and groans and the fact that my mothers … Continue reading

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Just enough to hold you over…

http://www.nataliedee.com Am I the only one who buckles under the weight of January?  SR and I have, collectively, come down with plague.  Subtle, insidious, plague bringing exhaustion and excessive mucus .  Clever, clever plague. To fill those hours of immobility and … Continue reading

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