Category archives: Totally Random

  • Lilacs and other loves lately...

  • This time of year is one of my favourites.  It's lilac season.  Their scent is .... perfect.  It also reminds me of having tea parties with my Nana in her back yard.  The lilac bush in her yard was GIGANTIC. I fill the rooms in our house with fresh bundles every couple of days until they sadly decide it's time to go for another year. Having them in the bathroom is the best kind of 'natur[...]
  • Life outside the perfect @Instagram photo

  • So a thought occurred to me the other day as I was moving stuff from my kitchen/dining room into the living room. Before I get to the thought though, let me list out the things I moved: two bicycles bread, bagels, and a baguette a basket of cycling accessories three pairs of shoes one pair of rubber boots laundry detergent a laundry basket two dining room chairs my purse[...]
  • A total holy crap moment...

  • ...or, why I almost vomited on Canada Day. It was just after 7am on Canada Day. As I usually do, I checked my mobile to see what was going on the world. And then it was there. An email. And my gut recoiled. And then I started crying. The email said a lot of beautiful things and ended with this, "Thank you so much for your words. They have lifted me. I'm really grateful." And to th[...]