Well, it's been 4 weeks since we brought our little Brinley home and let me tell you, she is one spunky little fireball! She has learned how to sit and most days has it mastered. Some days she needs a tiny reminder. Now we are working on stay and wait...especially around her food bowl. She… Continue reading Life with Brinley Bean
Surprise! We have a new member in our family and she is sweet, cuddly, sassy and feisty...oh boy, is she feisty! Everyone meet BRINLEY! She is a now 12 week old Cockapoo. We brought her home when she was just 9 weeks old and she is so sweet. I know so many of you who… Continue reading An old soul & a fiery redhead
Stopped by our local nursery yesterday to pick up a planter box for the front porch and it was like walking into a winter wonderland. They had so many beautiful things to choose...from gorgeous tree ornaments to fabulous candles, wreaths and figurines. They even had the cutest little stockings and collars for our 4-legged fur-babies.… Continue reading Lights, trees, decorations
Today we remember the men and women, both past and present, who put their own lives on the line for our freedom. In particular, I think of my grandfather who was a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Although he passed away when I was only 6 months old and I don't have any… Continue reading We Remember
Daylight savings time tonight...don't forget to turn your clocks back before you go to bed.
It is said that Ontario's cottage country has some of the most beautiful scenery around...especially in the fall. I would have to agree. As a child, I grew up camping and cottaging in Ontario's North country and it has instilled in me a true love and need to return to it every chance I get.… Continue reading Autumn in Cottage Country
Ever since the Giant Pandas arrived at the Toronto Zoo in 2013 I have been meaning to take a trip down to see them. Like everything else, life got in the way and time marched on. Well, this is their final year in Toronto before moving on to Calgary, so yesterday we made the trip… Continue reading Pandas!