And just like that we’ve hit November. It’s honestly hard for me to believe. The last month has absolutely flown by — particularly with my new job keeping me so busy. But, here we are all the same. Halloween has come and gone and it’s FINALLY time to start thinking about Christmas. Being one to avoid the malls and now operating sans cable-tv, I can’t attest to how early Christmas tunes/shows have been hitting the airwaves; but I’m sure it… Read more »

BEST YEAR EVER!! Since moving to Waterloo, Halloween has taken on some new traditions at our house. While we don’t have any kids of our own and our neighbourhood is a little too downtown for suburb-level trick-or-treater traffic, I’ve found that a little marketing really does pay off. Year one, we bought and carved a pumpkin. Sat back and waited. Results: 0 kids! Year two, I put up our awesome porch decorations and carved our pumpkin on October 31st and… Read more »