Category Archives: Coffee Shops

Gay and Glad

There it was like a beacon of hope for countless gay people who just wanted to fit in, feel safe, and learn more about themselves. The year was 1970, one year before this big old bear poked his head out … Continue reading

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Catch Ya Later

I have been working at my shop for just about three years now and have been loving it and all the people I hired. We’ve had the best time but just like every good thing, like the seasons, it is … Continue reading

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Very Superstitious

One week since my birthday and already I’m thinking holy crap I’m 46.  46, how did this happen?  Well I know how it happened. The clock kept going around and bam now I’m 46.  Okay, so before I bore you … Continue reading

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Totally Baked

It is no secret that I love, love, love, my treats!  It’s also no secret that I have been trying to get some much needed weight off.  I wouldn’t say I am a large person by any means.  I mean, I … Continue reading

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Aroma

I’m not sure I mentioned it but I have decided to make some changes to my diet.  I know right?  Not again!  This however is slightly different because I’m starting small. You know how much I love my coffee!  Well … Continue reading

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Isn’t it I Deal?

I’m always chasing relaxation!  It’s true.  I have realized that it is what I desire most and get the least of.  It’s not easy getting relaxation. “No!” John spouts. “What?”  I ask interrupted in thought. “Wait. I’m figuring it out.” … Continue reading

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Oh Paris on Yonge

Life is hectic! I don’t care how you try to swing it.  You can meditate all you like.  When push comes to shove, life is an endless parade of compromises and long work days.  However, once in a while you … Continue reading

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Life With Tea

Sometimes I just love getting up on a day I have nothing to do and I hop on the TTC and head somewhere. Anywhere. No plan. I just go and see where I end up.  It’s amazing how much you … Continue reading

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Walk the Avenue

Enough dreaming of Summer’s past. It’s time to get with the now and right now (we) gotta take (our) good friend and her hubby out for a Birthday treat.  I did offer to take them out for lunch at the Mandarin on … Continue reading

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My Holiday Purge

I’ve got to tell you – I am so happy the Holidays are finally over! (Not really) Aren’t you? Let’s be really honest here. The whole season just throws off the rest of the year. Doesn’t it? For example, you know you … Continue reading

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