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Arnold Chan – Member of Parliament

Saturday, June 17, 2017 In the Globe & Mail newspaper I read an article written by Laura Stone.  If you want to read the short article – click here I don’t as a rule find my blog inspirations from newspaper … Continue reading

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Animals two by two – line up!

The skies opened up yesterday and a waterfall fell from the clouds. Crashes of thunder, flashes of lightning – the full meal deal! I was rooting for a good rain, but not the full house, royal flush I was dealt … Continue reading

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Shark or Skateboarder – which are you?

Recently I read a true story  (read the story in the link) about a blind individual who worked on one of the top floors of the World Trade Center.  The building shook, and he reached out for his service dog with … Continue reading

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Stuck on the freeway? Serenade time Buttercup !

I wasn’t “sitting on the dock of bay”, and I wasn’t stuck on a freeway either but I was serenaded by this sweet tune, that reminded me of a viral youtube video. So I checked it out, how many people … Continue reading

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Cheesecake, chocolate and Chai

The best things in life start with “ch” and seeing that today is Valentine’s Day – I may partake in one or all three. Some folks of course do not appreciate either Valentines Day, and I think those people need … Continue reading

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Assignment Number Two – Change Title and Tagline

Ouch, I took a long time to do this assignment. My previous Title and Tagline I had had for three years. So I took a good look at my old Title – Notes from A Place to Live Forever. I suppose it … Continue reading

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Take your gift with both hands!

I subscribe to just two magazines, one is Toastmasters Magazine. It arrives each month with stories, and tips from around the world with respect to the international organization that is Toastmasters. The magazine this time included information about Koala Lumpur (use … Continue reading

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Optimist or Pessimist – which are you?

The story goes that psychologists doing a study picked two boys, one a pessimist and the other an optimist. They put the pessimist in a room filled with toys all wrapped up. In no time at all he had opened … Continue reading

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Swimming in the Rain, part of life

In my late teens I lived in North Burnaby, BC, and there was an outdoor pool where I went swimming.  It rains year round in Vancouver, not constantly, just year round.  The times I liked to go swimming the best … Continue reading

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Skinny, Rich and Happy

Skinny, Rich, and Happy.  This is the headline of a recent ad, I didn’t even read the ad, but the title caught my eye. I like the idea of all three, a truthful confession however I consider myself happy albeit … Continue reading

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