Busy busy!

Last week was vacation. A much needed, much looked forward to vacation. All I wanted to do was knit and crochet and get some presents done. And that’s about all I did. It’s going to make re-entry to work even harder tomorrow. I finished one Christmas present (which I can’t show) and worked on another.… Read More »

Remembrance Day

This has been a very difficult time in Canada. We lost two soldiers to senseless acts. Our nation is still coming to grips with what happened. These tragedies make Remembrance Day more poignant for us. More tangible. Closer to home. I have always been a huge supporter of the military, making countless afghans through Heartmade… Read More »

Welcoming a New Clan Member

We welcomed a new clan member this weekend. Wee tiny Angus is 12 weeks old and 3 pound of black fuzz and purr. He’s overly fond of cuddling, keyboards and eyelashes (yes he’s freaked out by them and has to investigate when you’re laying down). Cheffie named him, and although he says he’s “Black Angus”,… Read More »

Vacation’s over

I’ve been off the last week. But certainly not resting! In between watching multiple airings of my beloved #Outlander (yes I’m completely addicted – can you blame me?), I was a busy girl. After reading these novels for 20 years and debating hotly with fellow addicts who would play Jamie, I think they nailed it.… Read More »

Daddy’s Girl

I’ve been quiet for a while because the difficult time that I just went through was impossible to capture when it was so emotionally gut wrenching. A few years ago, my father was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. He battled his way through each round of treatment, always with his trademark dignity and good humour intact.… Read More »