Relationships

How to argue with the one you love.

First let’s make it clear that “arguing” and “fighting” are two completely different things.   Arguing: to present reasons for or against a thing: Fighting: a battle or combat. Let’s say you and your loved one are having a disagreement over money. Money is a huge issue in relationships and often the one responsible for some mean-ass…


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Relationships

What makes you feel loved?

When you begin a new relationship, everything is so wonderful… For the first few months of new love, we tend to use all the five languages of love. Gift Giving (restaurant outings, making things, buying stuff) Quality Time (restaurant outings, walks, movie watching, playing games) Physical Touch (holding hands, massages, basically touching each other) Acts…

Raising Kids

Shopping with children…

Shopping with young children can be incredibly… well, you know the drill, or do you? To make the shopping experience more fun and relaxing, we did a few things. Now, mind you this will take some time, effort and commitment on the part of you the parent. The first thing we always suggest is “DO…

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Raising Kids

The value of Time & Money.

When my kids were little they thought we bought stuff with a card. “Can you buy this or that Dad?” my daughter would say; “No, we don’t have the money for it.” I would reply,  “Just use your card” she’d say. Turns out the card is not a magic buying utensil. My girls were about…

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Dear Mr. Prime Minister Trudeau (regarding student loans)

Mr. Trudeau, do you need help with revamping Student loan rules and regulations? Here’s a little advice.   Hey there Mr. Trudeau, now let’s go get things done. You’ve got a majority… yes, that means you won. You want to change the world, come on now and let’s go Let’s help the kids at home,…

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Christmas

Dear Santa

I have food in my cupboards, And food in the fridge. I have stuff in the freezer, My pantry a smidge. Over my head there’s a roof, And heat in the place. (never enough for my girls), But, ample for grace. I have two socks for my shoes, A coat, scarf and hat. My trousers…

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Random Writes

My Robot

I don’t need a woman to satisfy me, I’ve got my robot and she is she. I don’t need a woman, who doesn’t do, I’ve got my robot, how about you. Slowly, yes slowly over the years, My love for her grows, I shed no tears. She’s there for me now and whenever I want,…

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