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Weekly Photo Challenge: a Happy wedding

A mother’s pride… While I always looked forward to my kids progressing to the next stage of crawl-walk-talk-go-to-school, the fact that they’d become “adults” one day was something I didn’t think about, it was so far away in the future, … Continue reading

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What exactly is a Chocolate Biscuit Wedding Cake…?

I can’t tell you anything  new about THE wedding, you know that William and Kate are now the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, that the Queen wore yellow, William red, Kate’s dress was beautiful, (lace is now De rigueur dahling), the … Continue reading

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it’s count down time to THE wedding of the century!

The world’s gone mad over a wedding. If you have to ask “who’s getting married?” you must’ve been sleeping all year. More than a thousand journalists from all over the world are in London, hundreds of photographers are staking their … Continue reading

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Jaime and Jess’s wedding…

I love weddings, and not just because it’s a great excuse to have a manicure (and why not) a pedicure too, without feeling guilty (hah!), but I love the drama of the occasion,  the lovely surprise of seeing long-lost friends … Continue reading

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Travel posts

CANADA: Niagara Falls It’s spring up here at the lake … 1st week of May is fiddlehead season up here eating out in Toronto… Labour Day Wedding in Canada “I met you at your museum,” she said, but I didn’t remember her. Weekly Photo Challenge: Happy Wedding … Continue reading

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I lived with a barbed-wire fence in my mouth

That day so many years ago when my dentist requested a meeting with my mother I already knew it wasn’t going to be good news, because he usually ended our visits repeating the same old story about brushing our teeth … Continue reading

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Born on July 1st 1916, my Mom’s 95 today.

 HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOM ♫♬  I know it happens sometimes in families that more than one person will share a birthday. In our family, two of Mom’s great-grand daughters – Jessica and Hannah – were born on July 1st, and  one … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day – Sunday May 8, 2011

The most beautiful word on the lips of mankind is the word “Mother”, and the most beautiful call is the call of  “My Mother.” …  She is the source of love, mercy, sympathy and forgiveness… Every thing in nature bespeaks … Continue reading

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the ‘Cranberry and Pumpkin’ recess snack…

for Heather – who requested the ant story I wrote for the wedding last weekend Earlier this week on one of those perfectly lovely sunny fall days we have in Southern California, I ate my lunch in the Museum garden.   … Continue reading

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Museum Musings: now that it’s fall…

  HAPPY THANKSGIVING to my Canadian friends, and family . I haven’t written about the museum for a while. Now that the busy summer season’s over, it’s awfully quiet. We get a little bit of a rush on the weekends, but … Continue reading

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