Earlier this week I asked readers to send me a question, as part of this week's writing challenge. My favourite question, and my answer, below:
Is it okay to just ask people over for coffee and dessert … [Read more ...]
I've always loved advice columns.
When I was a teenager, the local paper ran one of Dear Abby or Ann Landers, and the city paper (The Toronto Star) the other; whenever I read the news, which was daily, I always saved … [Read more ...]
So here's how my lunch hour went down.
I'm sitting in the living room, pulling together a blog post (for work), when Juno wanders out into the front porch. Nothing unusual there; she likes to dig through the drawer … [Read more ...]
(This was originally posted in February 2013 but it seemed like a good time for a repost!)
I have some fairly well-entrenched views when it comes to Mother's Day, as in it should be celebrated, and let's please be … [Read more ...]
Most DIY/crafty posts include list of the things you need to complete the project: hot glue gun, Cat 5 cable, pipe cleaners, etc.
What they really should come with is a list of warnings. Something like this:
Do … [Read more ...]