rant

The Nerve of Some People

I spoke to my KoD last night before I went to sleep. Hung up, punched the pillow a couple of times and fell into a blissful slumber. The blaring of the phone woke me, heart…

RED means what?

Please tell me why when the idiot runs a red light and almost knocks me over, she gives me the finger? How is it my fault that she doesn’t know the basics of driving? Wait…

Israel Street Fest – a rant

Every year the Jewish community in Montreal puts on a street festival – all the organizations are represented, the kosher restaurants have little satellite tents there, there are rides for the kids – it’s all…

Oh get a life!

  I was recently at a Shabbat table with another guest. One who had come over from Israel to raise money. For herself. She just married off a child, had another to marry off, a…

MOTHERS are people too!

    I went to pick up PrinceChatterBox from school. I love picking him up. He is still at the age where he is excited to see his mother, and not embarrassed that I hug…

Sizeist Remarks….

    A little miffed, I am a little miffed I tell you. I went to pick up Prince ChatterBox from school and bumped into his teacher. I haven’t seen her in a while –…

What’s in a name?

  I know I am being totally hypersensitive here, but ARGH! When I and the children’s other parent divorced way back I immediately took back my maiden name. I called the school, made sure they…

Picture Imperfect

    I needed to get the kids passport pictures done. As of end of June 2009 they need passports to cross the border, until then birth certificates are fine. So I drag the little…

Bordering Insanity

Sigh!   Where to begin? At the beginning I suppose. Remember when I got a new car ? and that we got the car in the states because we are moving there this summer? I…

Could you pretend you even care?

So the Shabbat before the wedding I ordered in food because it just made it easier for everyone and hopefully would not add to my stress 2 days before the wedding. Guy I have dealt…

I got the shut the heck up blues…….

I really wanted to write a positive blog post tonight but I am apparently in a foul foul mood and can only seem to write nasty condescending drivel that I choose not to share with…

Dear Mr SnowPlowMan

I totally understand that you are paid to clear away the snow from the swanky apartment buildings next to my shabby chic one. I totally understand that these people who pay crazy amounts in condo…