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March 2004

  • Still alive

    This web site has been pretty quiet lately, mostly because life has been the opposite. I just spent an hour throwing out old clothes and “rationalizing” my closet after realizing this week that I…

  • There’s a little town called Fenelon Falls about 3.5 hours drive south-west from Ottawa. No, I hadn’t heard of it either. And it actually takes longer to get there when you have a 3-year-old…

  • Prefab

    You can now buy shrink-wrapped, pre-cooked boneless roasts of beef. Just pop them in the microwave and serve. The Maple Leaf Meats advertisement says “No longer do you need an occasion for a roast.”…

  • One Term President

    Don’t you wish you could vote in the US election? http://www.bushflash.com/thanks.html…

  • Shake, Guzzle and Roll

    It’s that time of year again. Only in spring do I find myself drinking coffee at 4 in the afternoon in the desperate hope of winning an obscenely large TV or SUV. But most…

  • White-out

    The first thing I thought as I stepped off the plane in PEI was: Who would live here? But I’d arrived on one of the worst days of winter – the snow was going…