Ridiculous cultural preferences for a baby boy or a baby girl
A small rant today. I don’t believe in preferring one gender over another, but many cultures do this, and it’s mainly the baby girls that get killed, aborted, abandoned
What is the one luxury you can’t give up in your budget?
For me it’s a hot drink like a tea or a drink at Starbucks — white hot chocolates, chai lattes, or green tea lattes. I only gave up those drinks temporarily for Baby B
What would be your ideal city to live in?
eemusings talked about the tradeoffs she and T are making to live in New Zealand, and mentioned that Toronto was a possible contender, if not for our winters. I love these kinds of
Travel: What it’s like to visit China – Food in Markets
I don’t care what anyone says, some of these fresh markets are what it was like way back when, before refrigeration, food safety laws and other basic sanitary rules were enf
10 Essential WordPress Plugins
For those of you who might be interested, these are all the WordPress plugins I find useful in addition to this one that stops automated bots from attacking your site. Some of them
Why are we so cheap for our health?
My mother has not been to the eye doctor in years and just recently mentioned that she’s been seeing “floating things” and it’s been getting worse. Alarmed,
Giveaway: Spring has sprung! Liliput Hats Store Credit in Toronto
I have this credit note for $73.45 at Liliput Hats in Toronto and I have never gotten around to using it, so I figured I might as well do a giveaway on my blog! Obviously this is a
Attention all WordPress Bloggers!
Want to stop getting attacks from automated robots trying to guess your WordPress blogging platform and password? It can cause a lot of server load / lag time, frustration for your
Lazy children aren’t allowed to fail in Canada
..and it’s not doing them any favours. In my mind, the main reason why I feel education of children is far better in France (and possibly other parts of Europe but i haven
Surprising Wardrobe Staples in my Closet
These olive green pants from Rag & Bone The Jean / Legging, similar ones pictured below: Who knew olive green would be such a neutral, flattering colour that goes with pretty m