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Kathy
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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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 2 days ago 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 3 days ago 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 5 days ago 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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++ this body of mine. although my joints sometimes feel 40 (damn you, age), i'm mobile, strong and physically able handle the most grueling activities. ++ a loving family and group of friends who support me in every decision i make, even if they sometimes don't agree with it. ++... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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whew, it's been a crazy 8 months. i went from 10 glorious months of no work (aka work fuck-off time) right into work craziness that that quickly erased any trace of relaxation i had and it was non-stop from day 1 of back to work. the house was a mess,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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i'm all about skin these days, considering it's now a constant battle for me. thanks, menopause. there are good days and bad but these days, there are more good days than bad, thanks to my TCD. menopause wreaks all kinds havoc with your skin due to unstable/declining hormones. hormones play... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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so guess what? this linkup will be turning into a monthly thing since 1) summer blogging slump 2) i've shit the bed with my own linkup because of stupid work 3) see #1 and #2. also, lazy. so here's to my last confession post until next month (July 6!). <div... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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man, last week was a rough one. it was week 1 of our pilot and i'm talking about hella late work days, crazy running around, trying to keep sane. fixing defects. making sure that people knew what they were doing. workouts were missed (rage), teams were arguing over who broke... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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hello June, how did you get here so fast? it's like i blinked and May was gone. i guess that's what happens when work sucks big hairy ones. but my big deployment is done, hooray! while things will still be busy, it won't be crazy insane want to shoot myself... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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it was a short week for us Canucks because of Victoria Day long weekend and with a major deployment looming this weekend, it was hella busy to say the least. i even had to work most of last weekend which sucked but at least they catered lunch (butter chicken, nom... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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what's this now? a shopping/fashion post from me? the person who pretty much looks and dresses like a potato every day and gives no fucks about it? believe it or not, i do appreciate fashion finds, especially when they're on the cheap. 1/ new Toms shoes. it's been forever since... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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+ after my project goes to market in June, i'm taking 10 days off. i jokingly said that i'd visit my friend in NY but now it's all i can think about...i'm due for a solo trip and i haven't been back to NY in years. it's one of my... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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<div align="center"><a href="http://realtalkwithkb.typepad.com/blog" rel="nofollow" title="More Coffee Less Talky"><img src="http://realtalkwithkb.typepad.com/link%20up_resized.jpg" alt="More Coffee Less Talky" style="border:none;" /></a></div> + some people just don't take the hint. i hate it when they come up to me early in the morning, disrupting my morning routine (coffee and reading my feed) to talk about work. look... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2016 at More Coffee, Less Talky
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