I have relocated twice in the past 10 years. My first move was 8 years ago, from Europe to Canada. It was a big change. I came alone and left all my family and friends behind. At first I didn't need any friends or family around me because everything was so new and interesting and … Continue reading Needing and Making New Friends As an Adult
I read an article the other day from an Estonian magazine Anne and Stiil (Talent and Style) about a Japanese proverb and it stuck with me for days. It made me think that the Japanese are absolutely right! "The Japanese say you have three faces. The first face, you show to the world. The second … Continue reading Who are you?
"Be careful who you trust at work (or in life in that matter), if someone will discuss others with you, they will certainly discuss you with others" It has been almost 10 years since I´ve had actual coworkers and I had forgotten the etiquette and what goes on in a workplace. And we basically have … Continue reading Gossip in the workplace
I can´t take all the credit for this Christmas tree idea since I found it from Pinterest but I can take a full credit for making it from scratch. I measured the wood pieces and I cut them into the right size and I can tell you, there was a lot of blood, sweat and … Continue reading DIY Outdoor Christmas tree
Lately I have been so busy working and so very tired after work. Working in retail and standing all day can take a lot out of you...so here is my excuse for not writing any blog posts for weeks. I apologize....it was much easier to post every day while being just a simple housewife lol … Continue reading Cookies for church
Our oven is still on strike and I have to be more inventive when I want something sweet but healthy to munch on.... Here is what I ended up making, I find it healthy and very filling. NO BAKE CARROT BALLS 1/3 cup almond slices 1/2 cup dried plums (prunes) 1 cup grated carrots 1/2 … Continue reading No bake carrot balls
Why can´t we just all get along? I have always wondered about that? Why some people like to put other people down, act superior or be mean or annoyingly loud and obnoxious. Why can´t we just all be friendly, humble, compassionate and kind. I don´t like drama. I don´t like bullshit, I don´t like confrontation, … Continue reading Why can´t we just all get along?
When I looked outside this morning, I was as happy as a 5 year old on a Christmas morning! Snow covered the ground and I rushed outside with my dog. I was wearing a housecoat and a pair of flipflops 🙂 I was in a hurry.... There wasn´t too much snow, just a bit but … Continue reading Finally it came
A few months back I heard of a 80/20 rule. I am sure it is nothing new to the world but it made me very happy. I no longer had to feel bad when I went for that cookie or a small bar of chocolate or a piece of cake. And let me tell you … Continue reading 80/20 rule in food
POS or a retail Point Of Sale system typically includes a cash register (which in recent times comprises a computer, monitor, cash drawer, receipt printer, customer display and a bar code scanner) and the majority of retail POS systems also include a debit/credit card reader. Last week was my first week with this monster, or … Continue reading POS is not a scary monster after all