No Knee Jerks From Me…..

……up until few years ago, I was known for what I call as ‘ my instinctive behaviour’ and what most others (my well-wishers) thought as ‘my impulsive behaviour’. It didn’t bother me as I always believed that I processed the pros and cons much more faster than most of them anyway and was very much…

Hazy, Lazy, Long Weekend….

ummmmmmmmmm …. enjoying  the hazy, lazy, long weekend: no yard work but lots n lots of all of these….HURRAY!!          

My Swimming Inspiration

Most of the friends of TDPP know that I can’t swim, can’t even wade like a duck, can’t even flap/flop like a rhinocerous, which would of course sink in matter of seconds. But, but, but….I do hold on to a dear and near ambition to master it one day. Now cheers to my inspiration, that day…

Really Mr. Weepy?…A Cul de Sac..?

……..the ‘World’s Saddest Tangerine’, who: -> unfortunately is third to the presidency of the greatest country on earth and fortunately is literally counting his days out, -> unfortunately is more beholden to his crying-moments of glory and fortunately will get his drying-moments soon enough, -> unfortunately doesn’t understand the word ‘leadership’ and fortunately will begin…

Happy Birthday JK

May you be abundantly blessed on your special day dear friend, for you have the best soul on earth by your side this  day- your mother!!

About That Kick-Ass President

G3 is a good friend from south of the border and we both indulge in healthy debate once in a while. While we both favour ‘blue’ for the crazy red, we don’t agree on many things: President Obama’s views and style for one. In my last week’s post I wrote that President Obama is kicking…

Heat Wave In Toronto

…We broke all kinds of records: so how hot was it.? This Hot! h/t: The Dependable Renegades

This Week in My Yard

Front yard flowers: The lilac coloured ‘star-flower’ is from last year. I thought it was an annual, but seems to be a perennial. The red geranium and the yet to flower jasmine plant on my front porch are both from 2009. They have survived two winters and my two international trips in 2010. They looked…

Belated Birthday Wishes To Dearest Manni

Your Dimension Of Greatness No one can know the potential, Of a life that is committed to win; With courage – the challenge it faces, To achieve great success in the end! So, explore the Dimension of Greatness, And believe that the world CAN be won; By a mind that is fully committed, KNOWING the…