Monthly Archives: May 2011


Driving home from a meeting tonight I saw some shining examples of stupidity that prove that while Kitchener-Waterloo may be one of the most intelligent communities on the planet, that doesn’t mean that certain individuals don’t bring down the curve. … Continue reading

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A question

Why do smoke alarm batteries always die and start chirping in the middle of the night?    Mine started at 3:04 (or at least that’s when it woke me up).  the middle of the night on a weekend is really not … Continue reading

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the past week has been exhausting both mentally and physically – how does my body choose to react to the stress?  By making sure I get less than 5 hours of sleep a night.  Sometimes I think my body is … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Little Girl

I am my father’s daughter and I’m damn proud of it.  My dad never shied away from teaching me about sports because of my gender, in fact it became something the two of us had in common when I was … Continue reading

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on women and football

Okay this has been a few days in the writing.  Earlier this week I had the unfortunate experience of being talked down to by a misogynist asshole.  He told me that “football is too complex a sport for the female … Continue reading

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on the loss of a friend

I lost a friend tonight. Not just a friend but an ally. She took her own life because she couldn’t see the light at the end of the tunnel. Now here’s where I do the unconventional thing – I’m going … Continue reading

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Hello world!

I never thought I’d blog.. but sometimes I need to get my thoughts down in some sort of organized manner.  This seemed worth a try.  so welcome to my mind.

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