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Today, from 11:30am to 4:30pm with breaks in between, I took the time to remove paint of windows. These windows were painted. And written backwards in the paint were swear words.
This weekend was a very ambitious weekend. We removed all the stucco from the sunken living room.
So my husband I started our home renovations. We decided to do the smallest room in the house first. We were hoping that by doing so, we would build momentum. I got a bit panicky the first day we started. I was overwhelmed and frustrated that we didn’t just get a brand new build. A […]
I have been saving up airmiles for more than 10 years and I barely have enough for one ticket to Asia. I therefore figured it was high time I cut the cord and tried another travel program (hello Capitol One). Before doing this though I needed to use up my miles so where to go? […]
When I decided to make a stop in Ukraine I knew I would have to make the time to visit Chernobyl. As most will know, Chernobyl is the site of the worst nuclear disaster in history when an explosion at the power plant on April 26, 1986 led to a nuclear meltdown. I had been […]
Stopping in Riga Latvia turned out to be one of my best choices on my Eastern Europe trip. AirBaltic uses Riga International airport as its main hub so my options were to either stay at the airport for 4hrs or spend an entire day in the nation’s capital. It was an easy decision for me […]
My first impression of Finland was that it looked just like northern Ontario. Same rocks, trees and rugged wilderness. My second was how the Helsinki airport looks like it was built by Ikea. Heading through customs was a breeze as was finding the bus stop –right outside the main hall – and ticket machine (it […]
I have been asked to write a bit about my travels by my good buddy Tina. While I may not be the most exciting fellow in the world, I have been to some interesting places and would love to share my experiences with you all. Most of all I hope some of you find my […]
” Riddle me this: Why is the world full of people who seem to have a burning need to tell other people what to do? What to think? What they are allowed to say? What they can or can not put into their own bodies? Who they can marry? They even want to tell you […]