Wandering in Ottawa…

A few months ago, my best-est friend came down for a glorious 11 days, and we explored the nation’s capital like tourists fresh from another part…

Sugar House in Quebec…

As a little girl, I read of Laura Ingalls’ trip to Grandpa’s for a sugaring off, where they collected the sap and turned it into…

Survive THAT Week, Naturally…

Well ladies, It is a fact of life.  There are certain days in the month when a girl just sees red, feels weepy, and wants…

Happy 2015! (Reflections, Resolutions, Reading)…

I’m always so full of marvel and joy at the start of a New Year.  It’s ripe with possibilities, and I start off with the best…

The Perfect Game for Potterhead Parties: Harry …

Those who grew up reading J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books all felt a tremendous amount of both joy and grief when the series finally came…

Family Day at 19 Wing & a Helicopter Ride…

Last night when my man came home from work and announced that he would take me to his squadron’s Family Day and that I would…

Reading Out-of-Doors, and Being a Princess…

After a quick shift at work today, I came back and was confronted with a multitude of chores that had to be done around the…