The Kills, 2014

On Sunday, Ben and I travelled with some friends to Vancouver to see The Kills perform live at the Commodore Ballroom. They were a band on our must-see list and I’m really glad we went, because they were amazing. Better…

I’m trying to write down the story of Betsy, like Albert Payson Terhune did with his dogs, or James White (Herriot) with his. Obviously my writing skills are not exactly on par with those two, but I like to keep…

Although I’ve done short stints of sugar free a few times in my life, this past year has been a year of healthy eating and prolonged stretches of being sugar free. At the time people kept asking me if I…

Outlander

I’ve always been a bookworm. Throughout my childhood and teenage years, my grandma was my main source for new reading material. She’s a big mystery novel fan, so she introduced me to a lot of authors in that genre –…

Every time someone expresses a strong opinion on something in the news, like striking teachers, Russia’s involvement with the rebels in the Ukraine, or the Michael Brown Shooting, I nod and listen but never voice any opinion of my own….