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Kathy
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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+ Last weekend my husband and I went out for our monthly fancy date where we got all dolled up, dropped Kayla off at the inLaws and painted the town red. By that, I mean we just went to a swanky restaurant, threw the budget out the window and ate... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at More Coffee, Less Talky
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You guys. If you don't like to read about any planner or stationary stuff, you might as well close this now and reevaluate your life because who doesn't like planner/stationary/craft shizz?? All last week I was so anxious to get my planner; like, why the hell was it taking so... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at More Coffee, Less Talky
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{via} + Remember my Kikki K planner I bought and was stalking? I received confirmation a couple of days ago that it arrived in the US (to my husband's PO box) and is on its way to my house! I also have some planner inserts from Etsy coming and my... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at More Coffee, Less Talky
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I often struggle with weekend updates because my weekends are usually boring and when exciting things happen, I forget to take pictures and I'm too lazy to actually describe said exciting things so here's a jumble of updates that have been happening: + in treat yoself - To end off... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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The Marshlands, Prince Edward County; July 2016. + today is my monthly facial/hormonal balancing acupuncture appointment and I'm so excited. It'll be an evening of relaxation, beautifying and then a yummy dinner of oysters and whatever delicious seafood the local restaurant is serving #nomnom. + I was so excited to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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{photocred: my friend Ivan at Bluffer's Park} + fresh-brewed coffee. Every night before I go to sleep, I program my coffee maker to start brewing at 7am. Waking up to the smell of fresh coffee and being able to immediately pour myself a hot mug always brings a smile to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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This month was slower, book-wise. Last month I was all up in the WWII books and as awesome as the stories were, they were heavy and heartfelt and emotional and I just needed a break from all that so I decided to appeal to my science geeky side and read... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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+ Kayla had her level 3 Muay Thai test last weekend and it was a hard one: 50 situps 35 real push ups (on the toes) plank for 1 minute 3 rounds of pad work, 3 minutes each. this is her last round; she was pretty tired. I was sneaking... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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hahahaha remember the "wazzaaaaaap!" craze back in the day? + This Friday's Muay Thai class is cancelled due to the Summer Kids Camp and while I love that my trainer is getting more exposure for his gym/classes, having my Friday workout cancelled sort of sent me into a panic because... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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I'm a bad linkup host. Not only did I totally forget about this linkup (and fellow A-Hole Bro, Nadine, had to remind me (thanks, girl!)) but I can't find my Confessions image and we didn't even tell anyone in blogland #needtogetmyshittogether. If you have a confessions post today and want... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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It's Friday and what's even better than a Friday? a long weekend, that's what. I was pleasantly surprised to find out that it's a long weekend for us Canadians so we have Monday off, hallaleujah! + My coffee will be kicking it old school because I read that the Keurig... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
It's been a while since I've posted fitness shizz. I won't go into a detailed rant of why I'm posting this but let's just say that fatassery ensued in PEC which is unusual because I never let my inner fatty out to party but I did because because wine, vacation,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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Another PEC trip in the books and it was nothing short of amazing. Everything was on point - the weather, the food, the drinks ... just pure bliss. Prince Edward County is an adorable little town in Ontario about 2 hours away from us. We rented a mansion by the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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{via} yay! it's vacation for me again! tomrorow we're off to Prince Edward County where there will be plenty of eating, drinking, napping and more of the same for a whole week. + How I felt when I got word that all of my books -- all five of them... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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I love finding old pictures when we were young, we were weird, fashion faux pas were all the rage and you giggle your ass off because for the most part, you looked like a tool back in the day. As I was cleaning out my closet, I came across this... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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I've been on a reading roll this past month and reading so many great books that have been giving me major boners. I forgot that today was the linkup and I have to rush this post so let's get right to it: Books that gave me a major stiffy and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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Ugh, I can't believe that I'm back at work after a glorious 2 week staycation. At least it's only 4 days until I'm in Prince Edward County. + Visisted my sis so these the kiddies could hang. + Right now, WWII books are my jam. I finished All The Light... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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My last weekend of staycation, boo! Oh well, at least I only have 4 days of work, then I'm back on vacation to Prince Edward County. Come to think of it, I should have just taken the whole month off. It's been 2 weeks of glorious relaxation; definitely needed after... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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vacation is the best; especially the kind of vacation where you don't have to do a damn thing except read and watch movies all the live long day. i spent the first week of my staycation doing exactly as planned - read, watch movies, drink and nap in any order... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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+ Saturday night was our monthly fancy date night and we ate and drank all the things at Bent Restaurant. the food was incredible. At first I didn't want to have any dessert but after the server confessed that the Tong Yeun dessert (left picture) was the best thing on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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+ so guys. i'm going to let you in on a little secret -- i've been keeping this under wraps from everyone but for the past few days, i've been seriously considering entering a muay thai tournament. i'm happy see this sport is growing in Canada and my trainer alerted... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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+ i'm not into sappy books or movies; i always turn my nose up at chick lit and never want to see any movie featuring some kind of love story because i automatically think it's going to be super boring and lame. yesterday as i was on my couch browsing... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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....and also my ultimate Staycation plan last week friday was the start of my 2 week staycation. it was so hard to concentrate on work on thursday because of my pending vacation and i was counting down the hours until i could leave.....yet people were chasing after me as i... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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a coworker is going for early retirement. he's in his mid-50s but his wife makes a killing; enough for him to be an early retiree and his last day is next Wednesday #jelly. i remember when i had semi-retirement - i could barely contain my excitement during my last week... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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{source} + with the monies. i'm all about planning for my future. i grew up with very little money and my parents were in the precarious situation as most immigrants - work to put food on the table/clothes on your kids' backs or save for your retirement... but it wasn't... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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