Category Archives: Holiday Stories

A Wonder Woman

I had another blog planned for today but at the last minute I decided to change my mind. I could have gone with my restaurant review but I’m still coming off of my holiday high and before I rip a … Continue reading

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Bitter Sweet Summer

What was that anyway? Was that really summer. My ass it was! I can’t believe that it pretty much rained every God forsaken day in this bloody city. One trip to the beach this year. It couldn’t have happened however … Continue reading

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Sibling Rivalry? Never!

Hey Brucesters!  Welcome back.  2016!  Can I get a whoop, whoop?!  It’s really hard to believe and what’s worse is that it’s already the 10th.  The month is practically half over.  Which means I can’t even really say Happy New … Continue reading

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Holy Crap It’s Christmas!

How did this happen?  Christmas came so fast this year, it beat the weather!  In fact this stinking year flew by like one flying over a cuckoo’s nest!  The streets of Toronto finally got bustling long after the holiday season began.  This … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

What an outstanding time of year in Toronto.  The Don Valley is a spectacle of colour and worth a glimpse.  Every year John and I take our annual walk the Don Valley trail jaunt to take in the amazing colours … Continue reading

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Filled, Fit and Fondled

The winter snow was coming down lightly and it wasn’t as cold as it has been.  The winter has been brutal this year.  I don’t recall a winter like this in years.  As a kid it felt like every winter … Continue reading

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Good-bye 2013!

Holy crap! What a week! Where was I? Oh ya, trying to find my way in the ice and snow! I can’t believe the week my city has had. First Rob Ford and then the ice storm of the century. … Continue reading

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“Puppy Pooh Head”

Oh brothers and sisters I’ve got to tell you!! I wish I had my trusty Sony camera on me the other day! Oh I would have taken myself a few pictures for you all that would have burned your Christmas … Continue reading

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The Gutter King

Ok hold everything! Well, accept the Santa Claus parade. Which of course is happening today.  I am so excited! This year I am watching from the warmth of my soft leather sofa. It’s on at 4:30 this afternoon. For those … Continue reading

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Truly Thankful

It is 7:53 am on this day before Thanksgiving.  The sun is beginning to brighten the sky and it’s overcast here in the city.  The ravine from my window shows so many colours now. Fall is here and showing off … Continue reading

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