After 1 & 1/2 Years – the Fence is Fixed

One and a half years ago, a city sidewalk plow operator mangled my neighbour’s fence.  Yesterday – it was fixed.  I haven’t talked to my neighbour yet, so don’t know if he finally fixed it himself and is sending the city the bill or if the city actually finally showed up to fix the damage… Continue reading After 1 & 1/2 Years – the Fence is Fixed

Fog and Flowers

The weather here has been hot and humid, with thundershowers threatened pretty much every day over the last couple of weeks.  My old air conditioner has been working hard to keep both the temperature and humidity livable in the house. This morning I woke up to a thick fog.  The sun soon dispersed it but… Continue reading Fog and Flowers

Walking at the Zoo

At least once every weekend, I try to get to one of my walking places. Yesterday the Zoo was the attraction because the new baby Snow Leopards are now out on display and I wanted to see them.

FitBit Update #5

I am still on my journey with my FitBit to keep moving, lose some weight and have better eating habits.   It is amazing how one little device can encourage such a change in lifestyle, but you have to keep moving to keep the numbers going up on the FitBit.  Since FitBit also keeps track of… Continue reading FitBit Update #5

Photo Book

Since my big trip to South Africa in 2012 (3 whole years ago in August), I have been trying to think of what to do with all my pictures.  A photo book had been one of my thoughts, but the price scared me considering the number of pictures I would want in it. Someone at… Continue reading Photo Book