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Hockey

This post is to introduce Nathan as our Hockey correspondent.  He has been a hockey fan since birth….of course…he is Canadian!  He is a long time supporter of the Calgary Flames, and probably, given his loyalty streak that’s a mile … Continue reading

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Mystery Authors Review – My favorites!

I grew up devouring all the books I could.  Nancy Drew was my “bestie” although that only lasted for the first part of the first modern spin-off.  The originals are so much better!  For a birthday present an uncle got … Continue reading

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Life, the Universe and Everything

It has been a long time since I posted on this blog with anything like regularity, and over a year since my last actual post.  We had chosen to make this blog “profit-less” so there has been no monetary gain … Continue reading

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False Guilt

This is a picture of our shoes.  For the past several months, a combination of VERY tight finances and a dog that is just emerging from puppyhood has meant that 3 out of our family of 7 have been wearing … Continue reading

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Magnum Opus

I don’t think that many of the world’s best writers have been women with a lot of kids.  Well, make that women with a lot of kids who also homeschool their kids.  Can you imagine?  “I want to write the … Continue reading

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The Hobbit: A Review

Nathan and I have been waiting to watch this movie for years, and last Saturday night we found childcare for our 5 kids (including newborn!), dressed up and saw it.  Here’s our thoughts (warning: spoilers!). Our “fan creds” are decent; … Continue reading

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Soapbox

I have decided to air one of my more strongly-held opinions.  My step-father passed away a few weeks ago, and after writing his eulogy, I want to add a plea to the general public – Please, please, if you smoke … Continue reading

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