Whale exhibit at the ROM

Intermittent Fasting for Real People

PART 1: I have been looking into intermittent fasting articles recently because I many years ago I used to fast as part of my yoga practice.  I’d take each Sunday as a day to cleanse and just drink water.  Yogi’s believe it is beneficial to your health and now there are some research studies that…

Protest!

As a self described (& described by others) hippe, and someone who generally has a lot of strong vocal opinions, people can be surprised that I’m not very politically engaged or much of a protester.  I care deeply about many causes, with animal and human rights being at the core of most of them; however,…

Review: Structube is the WORST

As I sit on my floor each night this will now just be a reminder of how badly I feel screwed. I’m trying not to cry but my anger is waning into sadness. It’s the new year and you want to feel like people are good and try to do the right thing. This wasn’t right, or fair, or kind. I’m sad.

The Giving Season

I have to say I LOVE Christmas, but I also DREAD it.  The season of giving is wonderful and overwhelming and I’ve found that only to be more so as I’ve had children.  My family loves to give… STUFF!  And more stuff!  When it was just myself and my partner in our tiny home that…

Dismantling the house of want

I was recently given heaps of hand me downs for my little Monkey. So much generosity that I was almost drowning in baby clothing. I sorted out the items that I liked and were useful, which was more than I’ll probably even be able to use before he outgrows it. This was the catalyst ‎for…