We’d just been laughing about the Beast’oun deck shoes: how absurd it was that they were the only footwear he’d brought to the cottage. I’d warned him to be careful while walking […]
Despite rarely shifting past third gear until Barrie, Ont., we still made good time driving to the cottage last night. To help pass said time, the Beast read aloud some Yelp restaurant […]
Driving to the cottage on Friday night: Beast: Hypothetical question: If you could be a little waterfall, a big waterfall, a stream or a babbling brook, what would you be? Foodie: [Silence] […]
The Beast and I blinked and there went summer, without a vacation together to speak of. So, last week, I took three days off work. Friday and Saturday I spent with my […]
After dinner on a recent Friday night at the cottage playing Trivial Pursuit, drunk: Foodie: How does USSR appear on the Soviet flag? Beast: CCP. Foodie: Nope. It’s CCCP. Beast: Unbelievable.
I visited my mom this weekend. We had a family gathering with her brothers and sister, plus my cousin Erin and her family. Everybody brought something to eat: Uncle Ron brought two […]
Day 1: Sunday After 10 days of covering the Toronto International Film Festival, I file my last piece. Two weeks of holidays, the first I’ve really taken this year, begin. I feel […]