Tag Archives: humour

Two Out Of Three

The fridge arrived and so did Becky’s Dad with his van. My laptop is still in for service, but two out of three, so the saying goes, ain’t bad. In celebration, Becky and I decided to go out for dinner; … Continue reading

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For Want Of A Nail…

…the battle was lost, or in our case; for want of a bolt, the van was lost. I’m hoping it doesn’t reach that point, but there are major difficulties locating a replacement part for the van. The manufacturer of the … Continue reading

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Why Canadians Eat Bacon

We woke up to snow this morning. The weather network predicted 15-20 cm; we got over 20 cm. I measured over 9 inches of snow on the back deck; that’s 23 cm. Some of the drifts are about two feet … Continue reading

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Christmas In Niagara

A lovely lady from Australia took this photo for us. She had driven from L. A. across Route 66 to Chicago and then over to Niagara. One of the many interesting people we met. Highlights of the trip: Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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You Know You’re Sick When…

…canned spaghetti on toast tastes like the best thing ever, and you wonder why you don’t eat it more often. Becky and I have been pretty sick the last week.  I lived on soup for three days, and she lived … Continue reading

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Here at last, are some of the photos from the photo shoot in April.  They were taken by Sean, and I can’t remember his last name, but they are the property of Toronto Rehab, so thanks to them. One of … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why The Cat Is Happier Than We Are

Raspberry, our cat, did not do well at the condo. She developed some allergic reaction, which turned into an upper respiratory infection, necessitating two emergency trips to the vet. The inside of her mouth had turned blue, completely freaking the … Continue reading

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