Been a bit slow on the updates lately. We went up to the in-laws cottage on the Canada Day weekend so Bica got her first real nature adventures. Here are a bunch of assorted pictures that you can click on to see larger or read the captions. The one that is somewhat newsworthy is the […]
Probably the most dramatic thing so far would be the near death experience for the bird. For those of you who don’t remember what Motley looks like, here’s a picture of her I took for a Christmas card. And here’s what she looks like after her first encounter with a ‘bird dog’: Hopefully it will […]
I don’t usually do a cut and paste from another post but this was too good. Credit where credit is due. A boat docked in a tiny Mexican village. An American tourist complimented the Mexican fisherman on the quality of his fish and asked how long it took him to catch them. “Not very long,” […]
A testimony to the brilliance of a particular speaker is their ability to speak to people outside of their set of beliefs and get a message across despite vast differences in opinion. As some of you may know, I’m very much an athiest but Barack Obama gave a brilliant speech on his faith and the […]
One bedroom, second floor apartment in Overbrook near St. Laurent mall. A free parking space, easy access to bus route (15-20 minutes to downtown) and plenty of shopping nearby. It’s the upstairs portion of a split duplex and has a kitchen, bathroom, living room and bedroom. Two private entrances, plenty of storage space, hardwood floors, […]
Our neighbors were a couple of young, stupid girls, possibly in trouble with the law, partying a lot, etc. etc. The one girl’s cat was always coming around. He’s a beautiful, friendly little guy, probably about six months old and just loves attention. Anyway, the girl who owned the cat took off out of town. […]
So I finally got around to installing the new patio door that had been sitting in our dining room for the past month. It wasn’t too bad on the whole. The old door came out easily and the frame was of sufficient size for the new door. It was a little bit shorter than the […]
My friend Jeff and his wife Megan have invited us to their cottage. Hopefully I’ll get some nice photos.
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