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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Postcards are the coolest thing going (and postcard swap at the end)

“There’s something special about receiving something you can hold.” ~Arthur Black. Yes, postcards may have been around since the dinosaurs, but they still exist and people still use them. Don’t you just love receiving one in the mail? In our local paper, humourist and retired CBC radio personality Arthur Black wrote a great column this […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

This weekend is Thanksgiving and I’m wishing you all a weekend filled with great times with family & friends, bountiful meals, and much to be thankful for. Among the many things I’m thankful for include: my family every friend — especially those who really come through when I least expect it good health living in […]

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Excited over art

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” ~Edgar Degas Some things can be so exciting. {dogs at play :: sometimes blurry is okay} I’m having a busy week but got so excited about something I discovered recently that I was compelled to do a quick post simply to share this […]

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Busy days … and who mails letters?

I love receiving real mail — letters, notes, or postcards. Who doesn’t? I also make an honest effort to send real mail to friends and family. We’ve just said goodbye to company who have been with us this past week. It was great having my husband’s brother, sister-in-law, and their son (our nephew) come to […]

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