My son’s last quadmester (4th semester consisting of two subjects due to remote/virtual learning) began a couple of weeks ago. It will run until the end of June, probably online. And then, he’ll have graduated grade 10 from inside of his bedroom. Thank you Mr. Trudeau and Mr. Ford. You are both equally to blame. (Don’t at me unless you’re Justin or Doug, I’m not going to rant and debate about this today.)Continue reading “Heartbreak”
I had a horrible thought this morning.
What if restrictions won’t be lifted after May 20 in this province?
Then I had another one.Continue reading “This and that”
Today my writing and concentration are beyond erratic. I keep jumping around, can’t seem to grasp one idea to run with, can’t seem to develop what I’ve already started, can’t seem to focus…so I decided to jot down the things that entered my head and begin a bunch of draft folders. I’ll pick them up another time when my mind is calmer and I’m in a better headspace.Continue reading “Inattentive”
I woke up confused and needed to reach for my phone to verify whether today is a school day or still the weekend. 🙄Continue reading “Thoughts on a Sunday morning with some puppy diversion”
I hate my hair.
Tell me, you expected this from me, right?Continue reading “3 random things from inside my head”
Yesterday I had to take a kid to an appointment which was in a converted house. The house, a two story with full basement older home, was turned into a business place. It was decorated and furnished to the type of taste I have and desire…minimalist, clutter-less and bright. Wood trim in places, dark tile, hardwood floors, lots of natural light streaming in from many windows…just lovely.Continue reading “Some observations”
On Friday late afternoon I was suddenly overcome with an urge to take apart the old, rotten picnic table that’s been decomposing in my backyard. 😶Continue reading “Weekend noise”
I am cranky and fed up.
Sorry not sorry.
I realized something: I need to say and do things that are helpful to me and others, not rant about my cranky-ness. But is it healthy to just swallow a bad mood, and let it fester (and grow) inside?
Of course not.Continue reading “Good vs bad rambling/ranting”
When I posted that picture of me in pig-tails, thanks to the teen girl and her hair-styling implements, a couple of people commented that I look young. Note: I am not young. No, really. I’m not young. (Also, what is young?) As most of you probably know I am a mom of teens. I suspect that you think of me as GenX. I am. I believe I have mentioned this a few times over the years as well. 🙂 I’ve been thinking about age a lot lately, which is partly influenced by this idiotic thing on twitter I came across … Continue reading Age is just a number
Sometimes I get sucked into an argument I don’t want to have.Continue reading “Arbitrary thoughts”