I have been blessed, over the years, to be friends with artists who like me enough to make beautiful paintings for me. It’s different than going to an art gallery and just buying something you like, it’s more personal than that. And so, a history: 1. Tony Holiday made this for me back when his [...]
Archive for December, 2007
I have told this story to several people over the past couple days, so I know it very well. Coming up the long escalator at Dundas West Station the other night, I looked up and noticed something small and grey tumbling over and over on the very last (top? first?) step of the escalator, the [...]
I found the peanut, he almost ate it and I stopped him. Who’d eat such a cute legume? That baby was made for stardom. Peanut-duck on left, rubber duck on right. FYI.
1. Awww! That’s Bea on the left, Gabe on the right, at home, where they belong. 2. Ha ha! Funniest potato ever, located near the back door at Em’s house. 3. Eeep. Supposed to be a picture of my beloved rubber boots, but you can barely see them.
I like your coffee, I really do. Of all the chain type coffee out there, yours is the best hands down. Tim Horton’s? Too muddy. Starbucks? Too strong. Second Cup? I can’t trust a place with so many flavours. Seven Eleven? Burnt. Your coffee is always the same, every restaurant, totally consistent, and I like [...]
Every Monday evening I go to school with the guy I work for. It’s fun because it’s a small group of people learning basic skills and they all love it. Next week is their Christmas potluck party, yay! I think this year I will be attending more potlucks than anyone else in the world. This [...]
No, I didn’t make this hat, I wish. I love it because it’s cute and warm and no one else I know has one like it. Shannon’s hat is mine too, boring though, so I added a ZZ Top pin. When I wear it, people say “Is that a ZZ Top pin?” Yesssss! We don’t [...]