My Golden Girl

Let me tell you a story…Etobicoke. 1993. Picture it. Two young girls, best friends, who share three things in common; 90s dance music, a love of proper grammar and triple-layer cake! I am so proud of my friend. She is one of my best friends, was my maid of honour and my strong, silent partner … More My Golden Girl

Meet the friends…

When I was pregnant with the Little Bird, my cousin’s wife gave me this body-less bunny. It has a bunny head, and instead of arms and legs, it’s a blanket. Made from organic cotton, it is soft and snuggly, and soon became one of my daughter’s favourite things. His name is friend. That little friend … More Meet the friends…

Every Woman

There is nothing like a song that connects to a great memory. A song that can bring you back to a specific time and place, and that spreads a smile across your face. For me, one of these memories is connected to Whitney Houston. Well, not to her directly, but to one of her songs. … More Every Woman

It’s a Beautiful Life

Happy Victoria Day! The first official long weekend of the summer! The BBQs will be heating up, the coolers are full of beer fun drinks, and the sun is shining. You really can’t ask for anything more. Unless you get to have a reunion of sorts with friends you haven’t seen in about six years. … More It’s a Beautiful Life

Lifetime Louise

Brian Chalker wrote the poem “A Reason, A Season or A Lifetime” and it often circulates periodically in emails and on Facebook for you to forward to those lifetime friends you have in your life. You know, the one who is that person. That one who you can go to no matter what, through thick … More Lifetime Louise