Monthly Archives: December 2011

Haney Public House

A great place to head for an evening of great food and fun right here in Maple Ridge is Haney Public House.  They have a great variety of food and friendly service as well as several large screen TV’s to … Continue reading

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Wow, that Colour Looks Great On You!

Sometimes it is an almost imperceptible shift that can make a huge difference in the way we think and feel.  One day you can feel down and out, and maybe some small gesture, or a friendly exchange can make bring … Continue reading

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With a Little Help from our Friends

We have all tried to go it alone at different times in our lives, only to discover that things can go a whole lot easier with a little help from our friends. Learning to get support when we need it … Continue reading

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New Year, New Skills

It’s nearing resolution time.  The point in the year where most people take a moment to inventory their lives and see what they think should be added or removed from their repertoire.  Smoking. Remove. Exercise. Add. Community service. Add. Too … Continue reading

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Bada Boom

It is interesting how certain advertising slogans seem to stick with us. Let’s play a game. I’ll say the slogan you name the store/brand. I’m Loving It. Just Do It. Good to the Last Drop. Eat Fresh. You can do … Continue reading

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Speed, I am Speed!

I realize that traditionally the holidays are for gathering together and visiting, eating, exchanging heartfelt gifts and  trying to understand exactly why your step brother in law’s cousin’s obnoxious uncle was invited in the first place. However, here is an … Continue reading

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Hey There Neighbour

There used to be a song on Sesame Street about the people in your neighbourhood.  I haven’t watched an episode lately, but it certainly was a catchy little tune, since here I am, (approximately) 35 years later and I can … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Things Straight

Straight On.  Straight as an Arrow.  Straight Up.  Straight Shooter.  Straight and Narrow. Today’s Deal is an opportunity to get things straight, and by things I mean hair.  Diva Hair Salon in Maple Ridge is offering a hair straightening deal … Continue reading

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The Goal is… No Goal!

We all have goals. Whether we sit down and define them, or whether they float around in our subconscious, we all have hopes and dreams.  In sports it is relatively easy to define a goal. A runner will want to … Continue reading

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Sharpen Up!

Winter sports are in full swing which means many of us are getting our mail forwarded to the arena.  Besides reading our mail, we use our “free time” before the games and practices at the rink to return emails and … Continue reading

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