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As the new baby dust settles I find I have a tad more time to write my blog. Having two is like increasing your child quotient exponentially. Really, it’s like having 4 especially at the beginning. Even in these first few months I have noticed a distinct sibling pattern emerge between my girls. Thankfully Miss [...]

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It was a brunching weekend! After two delicious brunches with perfect company, I have to say I am completely satisfied with the last two days (the time change notwithstanding as man it sucks to lose an hour!) On Saturday we had our friends and their little ones over who are all about the same age [...]

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One of the items in the news today was about a recent draft report that fare evasion is cost the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) over 22 billion dollars last year, a jump of almost double than last year. Now anyone who lives in the Greater Toronto Area knows that the TTC hasn’t had an easy [...]

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I was planning on completing a post yesterday but mid-afternoon I was pleasantly surprised by my darling husband.  I had been eager to get a massage my blossoming body has been feeling the effects of pregnancy and was unable to get an appointment. So unbeknownst to me, my honey of a hubby arranged for a [...]

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If you are like me and I think I am like most, Sunday is a welcome day of rest and repose but also a day of fretting. As soon as the light peaks through the blinds and I am up, I start thinking about all the things I need to accomplish on this day off [...]

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I don’t know if you fellow bookworms were like I was when I was little but I remember having a hierarchy of my books. As a textbook anal person, I had all my reading material organized. There were daily favourites which were fun and as comforting as the blankie I carried around and equally as [...]

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Anyone in the GTA, leaving their home this morning probably noticed it was much chillier today. In my area, Markham, there was frost on my car windshield and I was shocked to find that I longed for gloves! Gloves?! Can you imagine it already? Wasn’t it just warm, sunny and lovely not too long ago? [...]

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“Om-a! Om-a! Om-a!” my daughter is pointing emphatically at the computer screen. She’s just ambled up to me as I am sitting on the chair and on Twitter and she’s asking to Skype my mother, her Oma (which is grandmother in German) who she speaks and sees daily via this wonderful tool. (By the way, [...]

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I have a number of friends who despite being fabulous, attractive and smart, remain single and unattached. Now I am not including the few who are perfectly content ambling around dating those who cross their paths and moving on just as fast. I am thinking of the ones who would really like to find someone [...]

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Today is the ninth anniversary of as 9-11, when two planes crashed purposefully into the World Trade Centre in New York, killing thousands, affecting the lives of hundreds of thousands directly and shaking the foundation of nearly everyone in the world. Most of us mark this anniversary by remembering where we were and what we [...]

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