Monthly Archives: September 2011

this and that

There have been a few photographs going around on Facebook lately that are clearly designed to pull at your heart strings. I’m sure you’ve seen them, one is of a little baby, actually it’s of a mother who is 21 (maybe 23) weeks pregnant, and having neo-natal surgery. In the photo you see a tiny […]

optometry fail

Since I was posting pictures of everyone else in their back in the day glory, I thought I should share one of my sister and I.  I’m not sure who exactly thought it would be a good idea to put glasses the size of small planets on 10 and 14 year olds. (I’m the younger […]

the nelly

One of the benefits of creating the QUICK! 5 day long slide show project, has been getting my hands on some of the pictures that I’ve been meaning to scan and turn to digital for ages. I now have most of the pictures that I’ve wanted to make sure stayed safe saved on various computers […]


My parents and uncle are going to Europe next week. While in Europe they are spending a few weeks in Germany, re-conneting with our relatives. I’ve mentioned before that my Oma (Grandma) and Opa (Grandpa) immigrated to Canada in 1951, and aside from my Opa’s sister, who settled in Detroit, all of my relatives on […]

nine eleven

I remember that day like it was yesterday, and at the same time it feels like a lifetime ago. Ten years, my life is different in so many ways now, but in others it’s still the same. Jamie and I had just moved to PEI not even a full month before September 11, 2001. University has […]