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Category Archives: Holidays

Is there a dress code?

White Castle is a McDonald’s type chain in the USA. They’re fancying up this year for Valentine’s DayView full post »

Green Christmas. Boo.

We are celebrating a green Christmas this year.  It’s the first I’ve experienced in Ottawa (after livingView full post »


I think you need a bigger size.  Sorry. …but otherwise, good choice.  It matches your eyes.View full post »

Le weekend.

This weekend was busy. Not to mention that it capped off my last week of work, but it seemed that every minute wasView full post »

I’m officially done.

In mere moments we are leaving the office for our Christmas party and I am shutting down my computer and switching offView full post »

Scared of Santa

We all have one.  A photo of ourselves as a child on the big guy’s lap.  For some, it was what they’dView full post »

Out-Charlie-ing Charlie

Inspired by Kris’ Charlie Brown Christmas tree post, I thought I’d tell the sad, sad, story of ChristmasView full post »

The Christmas Spirit

I worked at Toys R Us for five years while in school, and I have to tell you, nothing kills your Christmas spirit likeView full post »

Ho ho ho

Top reason for loving living close to a main drag around Christmas time: The SANTA CLAUS PARADE passes right outsideView full post »


It’s much too early in the season for this: Oh wait.  We are leaving town for fun in the Las Vegas sun (and theView full post »

Hallowe’en’s Greatest Hits

We are hiding from Hallowe’en this year … it’s partly because of the understandable death of theView full post »

Indian Summer

The weekend was beautiful.  It seriously couldn’t have been better for a long weekend in October.  And toView full post »

Turkey Turkey Turkey.

I’ve written before about favourite holiday foods and my attempts to replicate them. This weekend will be my firstView full post »