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Mouse update

Anselmo the mouse has been released in the wild.

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Election day

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General Nature

Spring is here…

Spring is here…but it snowed again last night…  

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Events

“La vie en rose”

Went to see this bio of Edith Piaf. An incredible little woman with a very powerful voice and several extremely touching songs. The beginning is not very good but, as the story unfolds and the songs start filling the room , the viewers get sucked into this drama, and in the end people were upset […]

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Anselmo the mouse

This morning, as I nonchalantly balanced the laundry hamper on my hip and peered down into the washing machine I was shocked to see a mouse sitting at the bottom and looking up at me. I let out a blood-curling scream (I just cannot deal with rodents). Luckily my daughter had just come in from […]

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Nature

Why I hate winter in Canada.

We finally had a serious snowstorm! I was looking forward to getting my big old snow blower out. We had over a foot of snow to clear! I bundled up real good and finally got the beast running, producing a lot of foul smelling smoke in the process. Unfortunately every time I tried to get […]

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Nature

Dog sledding

After staying indoors for so long, I just had to get out! I got the opportunity to visit a dog sledding center with friends. They raise Alaskans, which are, so far, a mix of various breeds that each has at least one characteristic that makes them good sledding dogs. No Siberian huskies here, although you […]