It has been five weeks since my surgery and I will be back at work on the 19th of March. My recovery period was pretty uneventful, except for one hiccup. After surgery, I developed a nasty Urinary Tract Infection. For anyone that has experienced the utter gates of hell of a UTI, you know what … More And just like that, recovery is over!
Hola. I will start this blog in Espanol because it will take place in Barcelona. I feel like my blog has mainly been about me and my health, so I want to this post to be fun and light. Why not with my favourite way? Spilling some tea with the ladies from the ATL. This … More NeNe, Christina, Barcelona
Today is Blue Monday. The most depressing day of the year. You might already feel blah because it is Monday but to top it off, you’re probably feeling a little more down in the dumps because 1. the weather is dark, cold or gloomy. 2. You just got your credit card statement after … More Got the Monday Blues?
Happy New Year! I often don’t make resolutions, but I am going to be more present on here from now on. How was your 2018 ring in? Any exciting events? I went to a party at my brother’s and sister-in-law’s house in which I drank waaaaay over my limit. Let me rephrase that. I think … More Trying to Focus on Gratitude in 2018
I wanted to title this post “Coffee Date” but I don’t want to have to keep writing “if we were having coffee I would tell you…..” so I will just call it a catch up. First and fore most, I’m still here. Wowza! I didn’t blog at all this month. My only reason is plain … More Let’s Play Catch Up
As this post title outlines, I try to keep politics out of my little space of the internets and for the most part have succeeded in doing so. However, the horrific Charlottesville rally and the days post rally have boggled the mind. I am deeply saddened for the family of 32 year-old Heather Heyer, as … More I Usually Don’t Blog Politics, but man
Hey all you beloved housewife fans! If you do watch the Real Housewives of Orange County you know the Shannon I am referring to in my post title. Mrs. Beador has gained quite a bit of weight since last season and she blames every pound on stress caused from her newest nemesis Vicky Gulvanson. According … More Shannon’s Weight Gain
Happy summer! I am into week two of my summer break and having a grand old time so far. This week I went on a little getaway to Picton, Ontario in Prince Edward County. A quaint little place with small town charm. The street is lined with family run cafes, “Al” type diners, ice-cream parlours, … More Vacation/Staycation
In honour of celebrations nationwide for Canada’s 150 birthday on July 1st, I have compiled playlist of an all Canadian line up for your workout. One hundred and fifty! My baby’s getting old. Hey, I even added Drake and I’m not a fan of his music. Could be generational thing, but then again I don’t … More Canada 150 Playlist
Happy June! I must admit that I am already on vacation mode. Before I head off lounging, beaching and plopping my backside poolside, I just want to write about my sister Francine’s amazing journey of making a dream she has had on the back-burner for a while her reality. I am using my sister’s experience … More Make your Dream a Reality in Four Steps