I had been planning on getting Sweety a cat for his birthday and on Friday I went to the SPCA and Alberta Animal Services to look at cats while Sweety was getting a transfusion of red cells. Unfortunately, I cannot go to those places without wanting to bring home all of the cats. Therefore, when […]

Read More Kitties!

The Furniture Fairies

Last week Sweety’s family really came though for us. Sweety’s mother is moving in with her boyfriend and they are giving us their extra furniture so that they don’t have to put it in storage. While it is kind of a selfish reason for giving us the furniture, I am not going to say no […]

Read More The Furniture Fairies

Something Like Home

I love travelling. I love letting go of the known and embracing the unknown. If I had the money, my house would only be occupied for about one or two months of the year. It would become a place to hold my treasures rather than a place where I spend most of my time. If […]

Read More Something Like Home

Irritatingly Dirty

Growing up I always remember my mother apologizing to guests for how messy our house was. The house could have looked better than a copy of Homes and Gardens but she would still apologize. Eventually I learned that there was no such thing as too clean. I learned that messes are horrible and should be […]

Read More Irritatingly Dirty