Monthly Archives: August 2011

Auld Lang Syne

These are the last days of August and with them come thoughts of change in the weeks ahead. For many a new school year is awaiting us in one week. Even if we are not going back to school ourselves … Continue reading

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THE PERFECT SUMMER COCKTAIL : MY GIN SOAKED OPINION

It’s summer.  You’ve enjoyed a sunny, hot day on the dock and the sun has hit that perfect position in the western sky.  You haven’t worn a watch all day but know, as would any true cottager, that it’s cocktail … Continue reading

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YOU’RE NEVER TOO OLD FOR A GOOD GAME OF CHASE

This past weekend, I abandoned my other two “Chicks” and teamed up with my partner to form Those2Chicks and participate in City Chase.  As you know, I love to run.  I’m also a huge fan of The Amazing Race, so … Continue reading

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Stop And Smell The Roses…

We are certain that many of you have heard the expression “Stop and smell the roses…” .  Are you aware that the correct quote is …”Stop and smell the flowers…”? The original quote is attributed to golfer extraordinaire Walter Hagen: “You’re … Continue reading

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Taking a bite out of the Big Apple

This past weekend my husband and I boarded a plane and jetted off to New York City with our long time friends from Ottawa.  This was not our first visit to the city that never sleeps, and in fact we’ve … Continue reading

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