Me and Mr. ‘Jones’

Colorful childrens blocks spelling the words BABY SITTER

I would have been about 12 years old when I met ‘Mr. Jones’. At the time, I was an active and sought-after babysitter. Continue reading “Me and Mr. ‘Jones’”


Musings on the Eagle


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The eagle is back in our neighbourhood again. My husband says she has surely been here all along but I could swear she disappeared during the coldest months of winter. Continue reading “Musings on the Eagle”



DSC_0261Photos of Lucky: Stephen Kenny (my brother-in-law)

The years after my divorce were pivotal ones for me. I came out of my shell and into my own. It’s not really that I learned to stand on my own two feet, so much as I learned that I had always been able to take care of myself. Continue reading “Lucky-Lou”

Don’t Challenge my Husband…Please!

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My husband and I found love much later than most. Then in my mid-forties, I had been a divorced, single Mom for over a decade. My husband, then in his early fifties, was a widower. Love came as a complete surprise to both of us, and we vowed to cherish and carefully cultivate what we had found. Continue reading “Don’t Challenge my Husband…Please!”