September 15, 2012

The first two weeks of school passed in a blur…but I’m back now.

Was looking for books about next week’s theme—planets—and came across this title…apparently no one at the publishers said it out loud!

September 1, 2012

Would you like fries with your Hell??

August 31, 2012

This nightlight says “I glow green when it’s OK TO WAKE.” Welcome to a generation of ornithophobics!

August 30, 2012

From a car that shares my parking lot at work.  What mindset would select such a plate….?

August 28, 2012

First aid/CPR recertification at school today. Now I know how to resuscitate a baby alien!

August 27, 2012

Irené’s contribution to dinner—devilled eggs!

August 26, 2012

Wasn’t too busy scoring sales at Reitman’s to notice this uniquely misapplied apostrophe…


August 25, 2012

Darth Maul was a giveaway at Fan Expo.  He now guards my spider plant and ivy with an implacable ferocity.

August 23, 2012

Another feline neighbour!  George, obviously part Siamese, lives in the townhouse complex where we’ve moved.  He’s begun to visit us, outside only.

August 22, 2012

Went to the lawyer’s office in Streetsville this morning to sign papers re sale of the house.  That section of Queen Street reminds me of Waterdown.  My eye was drawn to the building’s stylized waves.

Later, took the girls to Value Village in preparation for this week’s FanExpo in Toronto.   While they browsed dresses for Chuck in Pushing Daisies, I puttered around in housewares. Never did figure how to get the mouse cheese grater open….