Saturday morning coffee and a bagel thoughts

Once again it’s Saturday morning. I was up and out of bed at 8:00 am despite having restless dreams throughout the night. It’s a fasting day, so I’m finally just eating my usual breakfast and drinking my first coffee of the day. I switched it up to Tim Horton’s instant coffee. It’s not bad. I’m…

Monday night thoughts on unconventional relationships

It’s quiet in my building tonight. And it’s dark outside – even by 5 pm, it was already pitch black. I had a pretty good day until I started working on my Christmas tree. It’s just a tiny little tree from Michaels. A 4 foot prelit tree. It’s kind of like a Charlie Brown Christmas…

Christmas thoughts & blessings to you

I wrote this late last night while tired and emotional. Ignore the errors. I’m too lazy to fix this week. Christmas always seems to come and go so fast. Every year, time seems to pass a little more quickly. It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost six Christmases since my mum left us. Mum…

Company’s Coming: Three course (almost) vegetarian meal

I promised the other night that I would share my recipe for the quiche I whipped up for my friend and pictures along with it. I wasn’t sure what I was going to make for dinner until that day. But when I found out that my friend doesn’t eat meat, that made things a little…

Christmas Memories: Old Toy Trains

Last night while visiting my dad, we watched the Natalie MacMaster’s “A Celtic Christmas” concert. It’s that time of year, where no matter what station you turn, on there’s something Christmasy on the tele. It was a rare night where there wasn’t any Canadian sporting events on. We watched the classic Ben-Hur, silent film from…