Shopping for one on a budget

If you’re a single person like me and you’re living from paycheck to paycheck, you’re probably looking for ways to cut down on monthly costs, right? I’ve lived alone for a very long time and have found a few tricks to help stretch my pocketbooks a little further each month. Bulk Buying for One Whenever…

Spring time snow storm has me feeling a little blue.

Last night, I was in bed by 12:30 am which is unusual for me. To get a grip on these migraines, I am trying really hard to keep to a strict schedule. This means in bed before one in the morning and up before 9:00 am every morning. For the last week, I’ve managed to…

Being a good friend

It’s Friday night and I just got in from a dinner date. I’ve got my Starbucks latte. Leon Bridges is playing softly in the background. I’m relaxed. I’m feeling good. I’m reminded tonight of all the good things in my life. My friend Bev, I met about a decade ago. We became friends fast. And…

Happy Easter!

Easter Sunday came and went like a blink of an eye. I didn’t even get a chance to write. Today made me grateful for what I have in my life. Even though I miss those that I don’t have around anymore like my mum. We all talked about her – a lot. The night before,…

I wish every day could be Saturday.

Saturdays are my favorite day of the week. For one, it’s the only day that I can sleep in past nine am. Although lately, I find that I can’t sleep in past seven or eight. That is partially due to my noisy neighbours upstairs who are early risers. I tried ear plugs for a long…