Monthly Archives: February 2015

Top five gallery experiences

I’ve always loved art. Paintings especially have always held my interest, and it was the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist movement specifically that first drew me into the art world. The soft colours of Monet’s Water Lillies, the vivid swirls of Van Gogh’s Starry … Continue reading

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Gettin’ my yoga on

Over the past few months, my husband has occasionally called on me to assist him with school photography assignments. The most recent one was a series of yoga photos for a health and fitness newsletter he designed. I agreed to … Continue reading

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Fighting my running slump

Over the past few weeks, I haven’t been able to run outside as much as I’d like. I’ve also found myself stuck in a bit of a running rut, which I mostly blame on the weather. If I’m actually going … Continue reading

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Banana chocolate chip muffins

This recipe is one of my favourites, and I go back to it every few months. Nothing is better than a banana chocolate chip muffin and a cup of coffee on a chilly morning! Ingredients 1 cup flour (I use … Continue reading

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Chocolate chip zucchini bread

My last recipe post was so popular that I’ve decided to keep the theme going. Baking is still a pretty new thing for me, but I’m really enjoying the opportunity to share things I’ve discovered – and love – with … Continue reading

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‘Miracle in the Andes’ by Nando Parrado

On the advice of a client I was interviewing at work, I picked up and read Miracle in the Andes a few weeks ago. It tells the true story of the October 1972 tragedy where a plane carrying a Uruguayan … Continue reading

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