Monthly Archives: February 2012

O Canada

I am now officially a Canadian citizen! At first I really did not know what to expect of the ceremony. I cannot even remember if we had such a ceremony when we became British citizens many years ago. Anyhow, all … Continue reading

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My muses

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My Week in Instagram

We had lots of love all around. Jivan likes to find a heart everywhere he can for his mama – because I love hearts! Ani’s usual Tuesday morning swim class is always followed by a treat. A cuddle with mama. … Continue reading

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Loving and finding thyself

Love After Love by Derek Walcott The time will come when, with elation you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror and each will smile at the other’s welcome, and say, sit here. Eat. You … Continue reading

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Our abode

I have struggled a bit these past ten days, however, thankfully the end of this week took a positive turn. I had a few moments to myself this afternoon and pottered about the house taking pictures of whatever caught my … Continue reading

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Happy V Day!

Happy V Day everyone! (this is my son’s phrase and I am borrowing it from him as it makes me smile). I hope you have a wonderful day filled with happiness and lots of love. I am of course one … Continue reading

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This is Mary-Jo. Beautiful, strong, amazing, yogi, powerful, passionate, determined, active, light, thoughtful… Just some of the words that would describe this phenomenal woman! I hope to share more of Mary-Jo with you in the next few months.

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Instagram Love

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We went snowshoeing with some friends on Sunday. It was a lot of fun and my first time doing it. Jivan loved it and was quite reckless. I think he thought he was on a snowboard instead of snowshoes. He … Continue reading

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My Word

al·low/əˈlou/ 1. Admit (an event or activity) as legal or acceptable. 2. Give (someone) permission to do something. This is my word for 2012. I did hint towards it in this post but now I can gladly say that it … Continue reading

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