Author Archives: Judi B

About Judi B

Writer & Photographer

Walking for fitness or pleasure?

The benefits of walking are many and yet so few seem to take advantage of them. And, I wonder why? Walking as an activity requires little preparation – just get dressed and go. It needs very little in special clothing … Continue reading

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They won’t steal these

“They broke the door handle. They entered. They stole the earrings that my grandmother wore on her wedding day.” Every time I hear a story like that, from friends or strangers, it breaks my heart because it is such a … Continue reading

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Lunching can be fun

Labour Day signals the end of summer in Canada as everyone returns to school and work. It also signals the return to new, or shall I say old, routines like making lunches. While this is considered a chore for some, … Continue reading

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Old clothes = more guilt

I look forward to the change of seasons. It’s time to freshen my look with clothes that have been put away for six months or so. But sometimes I am surprised that the things I put away don’t have the … Continue reading

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Around TO – 17Apr13

I love “city-life” because there is always so much to do. I wish I could attend everything that I see and hear about. Even though I won’t make it to all of them, I will post interesting events upcoming and … Continue reading

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Outsourcing a “wife”

If you are a working mother, you know that you do not have enough time in your week. And you are not alone! In this article Get a Wife, that Leah McLaren wrote for McLean’s Magazine , March 2012, she … Continue reading

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Part 5 – A De-cluttered Bathroom

I am finally finished reading the Good Housekeeping article – 31 days to Decluttered – which ends in the bathroom – one of the most difficult places to keep organized especially when the whole family uses it. Check out these 6 tips…

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Part 4 – A De-cluttered Entrance

This article in Good Housekeeping gave 7 excellent ideas for keeping your front hallway de-cluttered.

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Part 3 – A De-cluttered Kitchen

I am still reading my Good Housekeeping article on de-luttering and I am on the “kitchen” section today. Sometimes keeping this part of my home de-cluttered is more a dream than a reality. However, I consider myself an expert-in-the-field because … Continue reading

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Part 2 – A De-cluttered Library

The weekend has rolled around and it’s cleaning time for me. So after my cuppa coffee was enjoyed, the micro-fibre rags and the wool duster made their appearance. As I tackled the book shelves (always first for some reason), I was … Continue reading

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