Subtle Art of Giving a ….. and spoons. Related??

I'm currently reading The Subtle Art of not giving a F*ck.  The author talks about, well giving a F*ck, but in the sense that we all do and we all will.  It is about deciding what F*cks to give.  Basically life can be rough and we have to deal with it. Not deny what is … Continue reading Subtle Art of Giving a ….. and spoons. Related??

What caught my eye in the past month

Here is what caught my eye in the past month. It is always fun to cruise around the web checking out my favorite sites and finding new ones. Head over to The Wonder Forest and check out some decor accounts she says we should be following on Instagram. I think as soon as you open this … Continue reading What caught my eye in the past month

Weekend Coffee Share

It has been a while since I’ve been over for Weekend Coffee Share.  Head over to Eclecticali  for all the details and join other coffee shares.  I figure with August starting (WHAT!) and a long weekend for me.  Hooray! I should invite people over for coffee. July was hot and humid.  Last summer we had a … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share

5 off the beaten track vacation ideas

I love to travel. When I'm asked to list things that bring me joy - travel is ALWAYS on the list.  I've been to various places and now I'm looking at not just places but experiences I want to have. I'm not going to re-invent the wheel so I'm copying a few descriptions directly from … Continue reading 5 off the beaten track vacation ideas

ABC Year follow-up

When a friend mentioned doing an ABC year in January I was in on the spot.  I love making lists, so yeah I'm in.  The "rules" are using the alphabet try, do, eat, explore, see, you get the idea, something that you have never experienced before. It has been a blast.  I'm more aware of … Continue reading ABC Year follow-up

Summer tag – bare feet anyone?

Gemma over at  Wheelescapades I were thinking about posts to do and thought “why not a summer tag?”  Just a fun post to let people get to know a bit more about me. I’m starting off by stating I’m Canadian and still live in Canada so summer is not long.  We try to squeeze a … Continue reading Summer tag – bare feet anyone?

Words – seriously they hurt. My rant!!

Not my regular blog post but I felt like I had to. I'm using "you" as it feels stronger and to me makes the point. Sticks and stones may break my bones but names will never hurt me. Remember that saying? I do when I was growing up.  The thing was I didn't grow up … Continue reading Words – seriously they hurt. My rant!!

Blog Battle – Stable

This is a continuation of a story I started a few months ago. I'm taking a page out of Fiction is Food and exploring the story through word prompts.  Head over to Blog Battle to get all the information and join in. This is prompt three for me or part three of the story. Part One … Continue reading Blog Battle – Stable

What caught my eye in the past month

It is Canada Day (July 1st) so holiday for me.  Great that it falls on a Monday this year so a three day weekend.  School finished last week so also first long weekend of the summer for everyone. Here is what caught my eye in the past month! Hope something catches your. If you follow … Continue reading What caught my eye in the past month

Weekend Coffee Share

I thought Weekend Coffee Share   would be the perfect setting to chat over what I have been up to.  Head over to  Eclectic Ali for all the details and maybe stopping for coffee also! I'm back this week from a trip to Amsterdam and a River Boat cruise with my sister.  She lives across the country … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share