Monthly archives: May, 2013

Funny But True!

While I am not much of a reader of the satirical newspaper called The Onion, a lot of my friends are, and so when I saw this headline on my personal Facebook wall I had to click on the link. Man On Cusp Of Having Fun Suddenly Remembers Every Single One Of His Responsibilities While



Simple Pleasures – Rain

One of my favorite simple pleasures is getting caught in a rain storm knowing that I will soon be home enjoying a hot cup of tea in dry clothes and slippers. It’s that simple pleasure that makes getting soaked to the bone worth it! What’s your simple pleasure? Lyle by



Discarded Treasure!

Hey everyone. Here’s a little confession. I used to be a pack-rat…big time. When I began my simple living journey I loved the association it had with frugality, which is something that I am always working on. And even though I had curbed my consumer beast within by enjoying what I already had instead of



Neighborhood Finds!

As you are all aware, one of the benefits of living a simple life is getting to know your neighborhood and all that it has to offer. In my neighborhood of Montreal West/NDG for example, I live near a small, but well stocked public library, a coffee shop/Cafe (Second Cup) is right across the street