I live on the outskirts of Vancouver, about an hour away from all the fun unless the you get stuck going into the city on the Port Mann bridge, in which case I am MORE than 2 hours away. In good traffic, I can get to Robson square in 45 minutes. I never realized the true benefits of living in this city until the Olympics. I used to pine away for California, where there is endless sunshine and decent bike riding every day. The Olympics taught me to appreciate the city and Country I live in....more
Consumers are spending more than $600 million dollars annually on hair and skin care products marketed as “natural.” This trend will likely continue as researchers discover indisputable links between the ingredients used in personal care products and a wide range of health issues.
When I wrote about this last week it made me feel better. I needed to get that out and I felt a lot lighter after writing that. But for some reason this last week or two I've been bombarded with things that are bringing up painful memories and things I just don't care to think or talk about. We haven't been speaking to Katelyn's dad and it's been nice. Drama free....more
I’ll be honest, past years I have not watched American Idol until they get to the exciting stuff. We’re talking Top 10 and beyond. I find auditions and “Hollywood Week” really boring and pointless since we don’t get to see most of the people actually make a splash on the show. This year was the exception. I have watched every episode of AI (except maybe one or two where I had stuff going on outside the home) and have been paying close attention so that I could have meaningful water cooler conversations with those around me....more