Category Archives: A certain age

40 years ago I had a baby

Courtney; Forty years ago, I had a baby. Something I’d no business doing, really, given that I had none of the traditional infrastructure in place. But, honestly, I wonder if I’d held out for the infrastructure and purposely gone about … Continue reading

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The almost-as-good-as-it-gets baguette and a question for Madame Macron. The French post.

There’s a sweet little boulangerie in my city, for which I’ll use up $10 in gas in order to buy a $4 baguette that makes those at the grocery store taste like play dough. (For small town British Columbians who, … Continue reading

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Hair spotting

(Note to my Daughters #1) Okay, who among we women hasn’t done this? Saturday morning, you’re sitting with your coffee checking Facebook and email, hand on chin, and you feel it. You flip your Ipad or smart phone to camera … Continue reading

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Mirror, Mirror on the Gym Wall

Went to the gym last night. It’d been a while. Years actually. Until three, maybe four, years ago the gym had been routine but then something changed – laziness, I guess – and I stopped, choosing instead to walk, row … Continue reading

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You’ve got mail

Still a 20-something hipster in my head, then this arrived… Continue reading

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Down to the wire

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