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Creating An Online Community

People love asking others what they do for a living, it’s like it’s ingrained in us. *Must ask person how they make money* [in a robotic voice] I’m proud of what I do; I love writing. The only thing I don’t love is that sometimes I make it sound less important than it is. A: Oh so what do you…

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No Bare WHAT ?!

Woah! Is November seriously around the corner?! Weren’t you going to get your life together like 8 months ago? Kidding, that’s mean… and I’m going through the same thing. So let’s talk about something, November… well Movember. I mean I personally love facial hair, I think it’s sexy. Some women obviously don’t like it but here’s the thing: I love…

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Screen Time !

I love writing; I love being able to read the words someone deliberately has chosen to express themselves. It feels like an open door into their thoughts. Their brain: an open office, filing through their opinions and desires. But here’s the thing… someone’s thoughts don’t always fully express their enthusiasm. You can paint a picture of what you experience and…

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My Babas Treasure

Neither of my grandmothers were wealthy women. My one grandmother grew up in the USSR on the border of what we know today as Russia and Ukraine. She fought and struggled her way to Canada with a son born in Germany, and eventually 2 more sons who were born in Canada. She worked tirelessly so her children, my uncles and…

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So, I’ve met someone…

I know, I know you’re thinking “What I thought you had a boyfriend… ?” yea we broke up. It was lovely but short lived. We are remaining friends, great friends; we’re lucky that it works for us. But that isn’t what this post is about. Recently I went to Dauphin Manitoba, I have some family there that we’ve never met,…

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Brunching at Reyna

A couple of weekends ago, upon the suggestion of my best friend, her and I went to a lovely little nook named Reyna. Walking through Yorkville it was a beautiful day, the sun was out and I couldn’t find the restaurant. Reyna is such a little hole in the wall I didn’t even see it. My friend Michelle had to point…

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Under-Stimulated Bliss

Yes you were hoping this would be a sexy post and I guess that depends on your definition of sexy. If mature life realizations are your definition of sexy then this is it. So, my bf has a farm that has been in his family for quite some time, and I insist that he bring me every time I hear…

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Coachella 2017

So I have this friend her name is Catherine, she’s lovely, and together we are the queens of random and spontaneous plans. From visiting Singapore,Malaysia and Australia, to many small adventures in between when she asked me if I wanted to go to Coachella it seemed to be a pretty quick answer- yes of course! The desert, good bands and…

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