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Rugged Elegance: Denim and White Eyelet

This thrifted denim jacket cost $7.99. I bought it yesterday because I have been looking for one ever since I missed a really unique denim jacket at V.V. Boutique (Value Village). Next stop, the ruins in downtown Galt (part of … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Swans

The Parade of the Swans is the official sign of spring in Canada. It takes place in the charming city of Stratford on the Avon River. I wore white for the occasion, with a pop of red: sunglasses and sandals … Continue reading

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An Apple a Day

So the old adage goes … It’s apple harvest time in Ontario, when we take our annual trip to the nearby village of St. George to go apple picking. This was the first time for my two grandchildren and they … Continue reading

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Time Travel

All aboard for an adventure back in time about 100 years – 1914 to be exact! Every Canada Day, Doon Heritage Village (in Kitchener, Ontario) opens its doors for guests to visit and experience life in the early 2oth century … Continue reading

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New Year’s Day

New Year’s morning began with sleeping in; an ancient, well-known beauty secret! Mornings start when I wake-up and I am fortunate not to have an unnatural, annoying alarm clock startling me and interrupting my dreams! Next, an enjoyable morning of … Continue reading

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Christmastime

Getting ready for Christmas means going to Rosa’s Beauty Parlor. She decorates for Christmas with flair and style, creating a romantic ambiance while I relax and get my hair done. My favourite part is having my tresses washed while I … Continue reading

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