Saturday morning mood – carefree heart

I did something incredibly stupid yesterday after watching the opening ceremonies for the Olympics. I didn’t even make to the end. Got about 3.5 hours in and decided to go to bed. I figured I could watch highlights of what I missed on the CBC website. What I had intended to be a four hour…

Monday thoughts: this is my happy place

Yesterday was such a perfect day that I didn’t want to ruin it by writing about it. The weather had finally cooled down to about 15C for most of the day and I loved it. People all over the city were complaining about the rain but honestly, I love the rain. And we needed it…

Friday morning coffee and a bagel

It’s early Friday morning as I write this. It’s still dark outside – or more accurately, it’s twilight time. This is my favorite time of day when I’m awake to see it. The world is still peaceful and quiet. I have a hot cup of coffee. I just polished off a delicious bagel with whipped…

Monday Mood: In quiet contemplation

Today would have been my parents 52nd wedding anniversary. I was looking at their wedding photos and my dad – I have never seen him smile like he did that day. He hasn’t smiled like that in a long time. I am seeing him on Wednesday for the first time since lock down began. This…