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A Poor Man's Food

Monday, February 12th, 2007 — 9:13am PDT
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I used to call it Valentimes when I was little, I’m sure most other kids did too, until they were 6. John and I got married around this time last year (Feb. 25), so due to budget constraints this month we had to choose between a mid-week Hallmark celebration or a weekend-long 1st anniversary extravaganza. […]

Not Just Punxsutawney's Big Day

Friday, February 2nd, 2007 — 10:25am PDT
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Whenever I think of this day, I get “I Got You Babe” stuck in my head thanks to the movie, Groundhog Day. In traditional weather lore, if a groundhog emerges from its burrow on this day and fails to see its shadow because the weather is cloudy, winter will soon end. If the groundhog sees […]

Welcome to 2007

Monday, January 1st, 2007 — 3:21pm PDT
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Missus B says: did you have a good time last night? Jenny says: yes Jenny says: did you ? Missus B says: yes, yes i did. Jenny says: ya Jenny says: it was a good crowd Missus B says: i like you. Jenny says: ditto Missus B says: who are you, Patrick Swayze? Jenny says: […]

change of seasons

Friday, October 20th, 2006 — 5:57pm PDT
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We went for a walk the other day and John said, “I miss this smell.” Ocean mist, damp technicolour trees, ribbons of smoke in the air from someone burning leaves in their yard… welcome to Fall. Today, 24 Hours featured a couple pumpkin patches around Vancouver. I’m glad I made asked Jenny to write her […]