Canada’s Food Guide Kicks Ass

I’ve been planning my meals the night before, following Canada’s Food Guide, feeling full and having delicious meals, and losing about a pound a day since last week.

November 18, 2009

Three More Sleeps

Friday is closing. Number of rooms I have to pack up: 3.5 Number of boxes I’ve started packing: 0   I’m not panicking.

May 26, 2009


I had a big project at work today so I wasn’t in and out of my chair as often as I normally would – sitting in one place for eight hours has caused my knees and neck and hands to seize up. Ibuprofen to the rescue! One hopes, at least. … Read More ›

May 14, 2009


Laird and I bought this house!!!!!!! Wait, that’s not enough exclamation points.   HOUSE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

May 11, 2009


All I’ve done so far in 2009 is complain – I’m sick, I’m sore, I want a house – but I haven’t actually done anything to improve upon my situation. Change is slow with me. I did some research into mortgages this week, and actually contacted a mortgage specialist. I … Read More ›

February 16, 2009


Everybody knows I’ve got a bad knee. My right knee was twisted when I was a teenager, operated on in my early 20s, and never fully healed. Last November it gave out entirely for some unknown reason. In addition, my right arm, from neck to fingertips, hurts on a daily … Read More ›

December 4, 2008

Adventures in Capitalism

I’ve been trying so hard lately to get rid of stuff. I have far too many things for one person. Especially one person who only has 2.5 rooms to put them in. Mom and Dad just tore apart the Media Room (my .5) to fix the plaster walls and ceiling … Read More ›

April 13, 2008

Knee Stuff

When I was seventeen, I twisted my knee. A year or two later, it was scoped and I was in physio. It’s never been well ever since. Last September/November I was in excruciating pain for about six weeks and could barely walk. I went to a new doctor and had … Read More ›

March 26, 2008


I feel like I want to make jewellery again but I’m not getting the motivation for it. I have ideas and plans and instead I sit on the couch. Today and last night I made a few heart pendants (which sell like crazy, go figure) but my hand is actually … Read More ›

March 21, 2008

Did I not mention the promotion?

So, er, yeah. I got promoted! No raise just yet, but I did get a bonus in the form of an Eee PC two weeks beforehand, and I’m sure the $$ is coming. Also, they didn’t exactly call it a promotion but that’s what it feels like to me. They’ve … Read More ›

March 13, 2008