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That’s Right Grandma, I’m Dancin’!

That’s Right Grandma, I’m Dancin’!

Breigh February 26, 2010 3

This morning was weigh in day.  I got on the insult machine, looked down and told it to go fuck itself. It would appear that  making that 1 pound my bitch is going to

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My Father The Mortician

My Father The Mortician

Breigh February 25, 2010 6

My father (seated center) and his band, The Morticians, in the ruins of Moxham’s Castle (1966) Today an old friend of the family posted these photos of my father and his band, The Morticians,

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101 List – Sheldon The Wonder Fiets

101 List – Sheldon The Wonder Fiets

Breigh February 24, 2010 15

One of the things from my 101 List that I’ve been most keen to do is start riding my bike again.  I’ve not ridden my bike in the last number of years because I

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Sunday Morning At Carnisse Grienden

Sunday Morning At Carnisse Grienden

Breigh February 22, 2010 7

Yesterday morning we woke up and it was foggy and grey. Not exactly what we hoped for on a Sunday morning but it would have to do.  I had a lot of housework that

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We Are The World… Again.

We Are The World… Again.

Breigh February 21, 2010 4

I know you’ve probably seen this before I did, and I’ll spare you the Haiti talk.  You can find that on pretty much every other website on the internet and if you are or

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The View From Up Here

The View From Up Here

Breigh February 20, 2010 9

Tonight when I was getting ready to make dinner I saw a beautiful amber colored glow in our dining room.  I looked out to see what was happening outside and saw the sun setting

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Denny Crane Is Gonna Say Some “Shit”!

Denny Crane Is Gonna Say Some “Shit”!

Breigh February 20, 2010 6

If you haven’t been following Shit My Dad Says on Twitter up until now, you’ve been missing out, it’s one of my favorite Twitter feeds by far.   It’s some of the funniest stuff I’ve

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Kicking Winter’s Ass

Kicking Winter’s Ass

Breigh February 19, 2010 32

Over the years I’ve had a lot of issues with seasonal depression.  Not something I’ve ever suffered from in Canada, but it hit me quick and hard here in the Netherlands.   I wasn’t expecting

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She Loves Me Too!!

She Loves Me Too!!

Breigh February 16, 2010 11

Yesterday Michelle over at Laundromat gave me this best blogger award.  YAY, I FEEL LOVED!!  I must say I was surprised and totally stoked to get it, as the whole little blog awards thing

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Nana Muriel’s Cottage Pudding

Nana Muriel’s Cottage Pudding

Breigh February 15, 2010 5

Last night I made my Nana Muriel’s Cottage Pudding for Xander for Valentine’s Day.  I’ve made this once or twice over the years and he’s really loved it, so I dug out the recipe

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He Loves Me!

He Loves Me!

Breigh February 15, 2010 30

Money is tight in our household this year, after a big bad surprise from the belastingdienst (tax office) that I never got into here on my blog.  I don’t plan to, but basically they

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Off With Their Shoes!!

Off With Their Shoes!!

Breigh February 13, 2010 30

There are a few cultural differences that become glaringly obvious when you move to a new country.  For me, one of of them has been the issue of taking off shoes when you enter

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