Sitting in pause. That time between now and then, taking it all in.
Unable to locate the water at the back of the house, the window washers had to come a day late – with a lot of hose! Impressed with the determination but not the job. Next! | One little Word had a fun assignment for this month. I’m 4 for 4. | We have sound! The wires and speakers that came with the house are fully functioning. | #aprillove2015 | August 8 is delicious. Even better with Robin for company. | Lots of rehearsal with Greg for the Peel Music Festival. | Easter Weekend started with favourite foods served for Good Friday. Claire was home with her friend Bitzy. Bryn and Beth were out with the cousins. So fun! | Crazy full moon. | Raptors games enjoyed though sad they didn’t do too well in the playoffs. | Lacrosse has started – it’s a tough game and Caden loves it! | Whole Foods made Easter dinner. So good. | My girl got an 86% at the Peel Music Festival. “A Day with Julia” from The Last Resort is definitely her song. | #100DaysofFamilyDinners was abandoned. And I’m okay with it. I’ll have to figure out #100DaysofSomethingElse. | Designed a calendar to work in my life, on my terms. | Apple TV and Netflix, what did I ever do without them? | Clothes dryer – dead. Then came back to life. Thank goodness for competent repairmen! | Ridiculous and fun Facebook conversations about family and travel – and travel with family. #bucketlist | Spring is here: the Masters was on from Thursday through Sunday. Bliss. | Love Licia. | Cole hosted a surprise birthday party here at our house for his bestie, Aileen. | Tawny and Croft have been for a visit. There is no going back. | Park Lane Jewellery has come to Oakville. I hosted a show here at the house for Lise and it was fun. | Downton Abbey, seasons 1, 2, 3 & 4 was greatly enjoyed. I managed to watch 4 seasons in 14 days 🙂 | The boys spent a full day at ACMUN. It was good for them – and not just for the service hours. | Grampy and Nanna joined us for dinner at Jonathan’s Bistro, a favourite spot. | I registered for a fitness course that starts in May. | Cole published a Kindle story! | Cogeco brought to a standstill due to a brush fire. They caught the saboteur – a kid. Totally frustrating. | Stanley Cup Playoffs are the best part of the hockey season. | Cut + Colour = Happy | Energy healing? Why not – nothing else has worked! | Persuasive Speech competition was rocked with a fabulous talk! | Totally forgot volleyball! Got the results of the playoffs a week later and feel completely validated. | Queen’s Year 2 complete. Well, until summer school. | 10 Days to Meditation at Annapurnaliving.com. Divine. | Nashville gives me hope for writers. Such a well crafted show. Now that Claire is home I can catch up. | Head shots taken of SAW in advance of her audition. She rocked it and got a call-back! | Bruce Jenner, wow. | Course selection underway! The UofT system is different from Queens and Cole is figuring it out. His mama is just the cheerleader here. | Catcher is her new position and Chloé is enjoying her time on the varsity softball team. | Family Photo Session booked for June – it’s my 50th birthday gift to myself. A bit late, but getting done! | Titanium lacrosse stick will hopefully be the cure for all of Caden’s bent sticks! | Westjet flights arriving early make me happy. | Canyon Ranch Tucson and the weird dreams that only come in the desert. | Confirmation of energy and synchronicities. | Turtles and hummingbirds. | Publishing opportunities – now to start writing! | Strong independent kids. | APRIL 2015