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Tired Mama
I'm Leanne. I'm a tired mama. Visit me at
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All my children were home this past weekend and it was lovely to have them all together again. With everyone here we had a lot of shoes and boots lying around. For some reason, all of my children have multiple... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Tired
My oldest daughter is doing well, she now has her own apartment and is half way through her third year of University. I tend to text her often. I actually maybe text her more than I should, but so far... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2015 at Tired
I don't like it that the malls decorate for Christmas before Remembrance Day. I mean, I get it, I know they need to make money at this time of the year to survive. But it seems like it's too early... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Tired
The left-over Halloween candy in my house sits in a bowl in the middle of my kitchen island. Five days ago I plopped an apple into the middle of this mountain of sweetness. Today I noticed that the candy is... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2015 at Tired
I now have a Poro on my desk. Yep, he’s cute, round, has a big smile and is kinda bluey green in colour. My oldest daughter gave him to me yesterday. I know he is from the video game, League... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2015 at Tired
I found this when I was shopping today. If I could mass produce it my Christmas shopping for most of my friends would be finished... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2015 at Tired
I'm cleaning out my garage. I am trying to get rid of the excess stuff in it as there's a car sitting in my driveway that I'd like to put into the garage for the winter. But you know what?... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at Tired
Today started off as a day where I probably just should have stayed in bed. Today was one of THOSE days. You know them - it was a day where the hot water heater was broken so I couldn't shower.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2015 at Tired
I like green tea. Tim Horton’s makes a really good cup of green tea so I usually stop and buy a cup every morning after I drop off my daughter at school. It’s hard to get green tea at the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2015 at Tired
Well, just in case you don't live in my part of the world I'll let you know - they won. My team, my Toronto Blue Jays, are moving on in the playoffs. The throwing of beer cans in the stands... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2015 at Tired
When I was just a tween I watched the Toronto Blue Jays play their first EVER opening game in the snow. Fast forward a year and I had my bedroom decorated in MLB approved Blue Jays wallpaper. I still have... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2015 at Tired
It’s Thanksgiving weekend. Happy Canadian Thanksgiving, everyone. We have a busy weekend coming up with all the usual activities/errands to run. We'll also be watching our favorite baseball team play in the postseason and we have the family coming over... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2015 at Tired
My computer screen got cleaned tonight because I accidently sprayed it with a water bottle. It was just sprayed and not saturated so everything is good. I have discovered however that my screen was really dirty. Don’t ask what it... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2015 at Tired
I have a huge writing project to get done this month. My dedication to getting it finished on time has left me with less time for doing other things, like keeping on top of the clutter, laundry and general cleaning... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2015 at Tired
I caught the cat sleeping here today. I'd like to think he's trying to tell me he loves me, or at least appreciates the fact that I cleaned his litter box today and refilled his food dish, but in reality... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2015 at Tired
On Tuesday, my sister and brother-in-law are coming to take away this old girl. She’s seen better days, but my brother-in-law is handy and he intends to take our old wooden swing set apart, refinish it and then put it... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2015 at Tired
10. I have found ALL my scissors. Friends? I have SEVEN pairs of kitchen scissors now. 9. There are no empty cereal boxes in the kitchen cupboards and there are no empty milk containers in my fridge. 8. All the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2015 at Tired
I bought a new pair of shoes today. Here, I'll show you the picture I sent my older daughter on my cell phone. Nice, right? I bought them because they are comfortable and remind me of the shoes I loved... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2015 at Tired
As of today all my kids are back at school. I know most other schools have been in session for a while but my youngest daughter's school didn't get going until today. In my back hall I have a message... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2015 at Tired
Last weekend my husband and I moved our son into his dorm room for his first year of University. Yesterday morning I sent a very short text to my boy telling him I hoped he had a great first day... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2015 at Tired
My youngest daughter and I spent most of the summer up north at our family cottage. We had a great time together. We swam, we hiked, we watched Big Brother, she worked and I wrote. It was all good. At... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2015 at Tired
Yesterday I moved my baby boy into his dorm room at University. Yes, he's almost eighteen now so I do know he's not a baby. But he's my only son, and when I look at him I still see a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2015 at Tired
They are planting a new tree around the corner from me. The bottom of it looks like this: The middle still needs some work: And the very top is uh, bushy.... While I'll be glad to have the better wireless... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2015 at Tired
This is a picture of my phone charger. I know it’s my phone charger because of the pretty pink, orange and green tape I’ve wrapped around it. I did this because with everyone home for the summer we now have... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2015 at Tired