Easter

Easter

Why do family relationships have to be this way? I haven't posted in a while. Partly because I've been sick as a dog for like a week, and partly because we've been busy with the Easter season and with selling our house. Yup. We're moving. Because who doesn't like packing up a house of eight [...]

Soft Kitty, Warm Kitty

Soft Kitty, Warm Kitty

There is something about the presence of a cat... that seems to take the bite out of being alone.Louis J. Camuti Guys, there is a cat sitting on my lap. No wait! You do not understand how huge this is! This is like "the parting of the Red Sea" huge! A miracle of biblical proportions! [...]

Lonely

Lonely

It's gross outside today. Two degrees Celsius and drizzling. It's grey and gloomy and a good day to crawl into bed and not come out again. However, that's not what I did. I took my beautiful spring jacket from being clean and presentable to covered in dusty and muddy streaks from hauling tires like a [...]

Anger Iceberg

Anger Iceberg

There are two sketchy looking men wandering around the outside of my house right now. It's not as bad as it sounds. They are survey guys getting information for an updated real property report. But I wish they would go away! They pulled up in front of my house an hour ago. I, being the [...]

Willpower and feelings

Willpower and feelings

In which downward dog is no longer my friend. I haven't done yoga in a while, or much of anything for exercise. I seem to be rather immunocompromised. As far as my body is concerned, anything over a twenty minute brisk walk inevitably ends up with me holed up with some sort of unseemly virus. [...]

Internal Boundaries

Internal Boundaries

I’m continuing with my internal work with the website courses from bloomforwomen. I’m just finishing up the “emotional wabi-sabi” course. I really like the woman teaching the class because she seems rather artsy in how she dresses. A solid reason for sure. She also reminds me a lot of my psychologist in Calgary....so there’s a [...]