Category Archives: For the fun of it.

Allergy Met a Bear — Things that Benadryl Cannot Make Better

Thanks to having had a battery of allergy tests, I know that I’ve been diagnosed as allergic to ragweed and feathers. And having done food sensitivity trials, I know that I have sensitivity to gluten and lactose.  I’m aware that … Continue reading

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Platitudes as Attitudes

Recently, when I was part of very interesting conversation with a few other women, the topic of platitudes came up and I started thinking about them and how they impact our lives. Think of a platitude as a brief saying … Continue reading

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What I Believe — one version

When taught Grade 11 University English, the first essay I had my students write was a personal persuasive essay with the working title, ‘What I Believe’. I usually tried out every writing assignment I gave my students so that I … Continue reading

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