new year, new stuff and things

Now that we're 12 days into 2016 and everyone I know who set new year's resolutions has been reduced to grasping on with their fingertips while dragging behind the back of the wagon, I feel like it's an appropriate for me to set my own resolutions. By resolutions, however, I really mean a 2016 bucket list. These … Continue reading new year, new stuff and things

breakfast of champions

A few weeks ago, I hosted a potluck and poker night. I made butter tarts and s'mores cookies for the occasion, thinking that others would bring more savoury items. I don't know why I always make this assumption. Everyone always likes to bring sweet things. We didn't do too badly, though. We had a homemade spinach … Continue reading breakfast of champions

he loves me, he loves me not

Over the years I've written online dating profiles for a few friends of mine. Each time I've done it, I've wondered what I would write if I had to create one for myself. This probably sums it up: I am a 25-year-old engineer by day, circus aerialist by night, and occasional life of the meticulously-planned and … Continue reading he loves me, he loves me not

crazy one more time

Come on out, Mary-Jane I'm looking through your window pane I heard the word - you're back in town I've got some cheap cigarettes, your favourite beer Girl wear the dress I always dream about, oh  We'll chase the moon, ride the stars Find the muscle in this car, I know It's still got something … Continue reading crazy one more time

good morning sunshine

“When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?” “What’s for breakfast?” said Pooh. “What do you say, Piglet?” “I say, I wonder what’s going to happen exciting today?” said Piglet. Pooh nodded thoughtfully. “It’s the same thing,” he said. Lemon Blueberry Pancakes Adapted from here … Continue reading good morning sunshine