Weathering the Storm

As someone who has been through a fair number of trials and tribulations, I can tell you emphatically that life is unpredictable. That is to say, you never really know what lies around the corner waiting to test your resolve at any given moment.  The most common analogy for discussing difficult situations is to compareContinue reading “Weathering the Storm”

Mr. Jump into Bed & Hope for the Best

The “I never do this” girl has been a well established stereotype among various forms of media. It stems from the stipulation that a disclaimer of; “I never do this” must be clearly stated frequently during the early stages of a relationship so that a prospective partner will not be too quick to judge themContinue reading “Mr. Jump into Bed & Hope for the Best”

How to Successfully Use Accent Walls in Your Home

Have you ever heard the term “too much of a good thing?” Of course you have. This general advice is typically applied to food, caffeine, and a myriad of other things that can harm us or at least make things uncomfortable if indulged in to excess. Be that as it may, today I am here to tell you that this rule, without a doubt should be a primary guiding factor when considering the design of your home, more specifically with regards to feature walls and accents.

I Need A Favour

Most people who know me will tell you that I am pretty quick to help out others wherever and whenever possible. I am definitely the person who will bend over backwards for everyone else even though I know the efforts are rarely reciprocated. Usually I have no problem with this. After all, we should beContinue reading “I Need A Favour”

Mr. Nap Time

Anyone who has ever been on an awkward date before knows that the person sitting on the other side of the table doesn’t always get the signs right. Signals get mixed, lost and misinterpreted often. In case you’re wondering, this always makes a bad date a thousand times more uncomfortable. For anyone wondering why womenContinue reading “Mr. Nap Time”

Mr. On the Lamb

For my first story I’ll start with the most recent, and perhaps the most relevant in trying to navigate dating during COVID.  The conversation started innocently enough, but then again, they typically do. The first hiccup came when he started to ‘reassure me’ that should we meet for dinner, he would not dine and dash.Continue reading “Mr. On the Lamb”

Potato Week

Do you ever have one of those weeks? Not the kind where everything is going to hell, but the kind where little things keep happening one after the other that make you exclaim ‘Oh come on! Again!?” in exasperation.  It has definitely been one of those weeks for me. Maybe I’ve been distracted, maybe IContinue reading “Potato Week”