Restarting my Blog after a Long Dark Period of my Life

It’s been a while since I last posted, as I was not in the right mindset to blog. Please see my recent post about Fathers.

As I restart my blog after a challenging period, I want to thank all of you who have supported me along the way. Your encouragement and understanding have meant the world to me.

During my time away, I’ve had the opportunity to reflect, grow, and learn. I’ve gained a new perspective on life and a deeper appreciation for the things that truly matter.

One of the key factors in my journey to better health has been prioritizing my physical and mental well-being. Regular massages and gym workouts have made a significant difference. Not only have they helped me feel better physically, but they have also been crucial in maintaining my mental health. Additionally, building healthier relationships has provided me with a strong support system and enriched my life in countless ways.

I’m excited to share this journey with you and to continue exploring new ideas and topics together. As I move forward, I hope to bring more positivity, insight, and inspiration to my blog. I want to create a space where we can all learn from each other and support one another on our individual paths.

Thank you for being a part of my journey. I look forward to sharing more with you in the days and weeks to come. Here’s to new beginnings and exciting adventures ahead!

With love and gratitude,


Celebrating Fathers: A Vibrant Tribute to the Pillars of Our Lives


As Father’s Day approaches, it’s an opportune moment to reflect on the profound impact fathers have on our lives. Fathers, in all their forms—biological, step, or father figures—play a pivotal and vibrant role, quietly shaping our lives with their wisdom, strength, and boundless love.

The Essence of Fatherhood

Fathers are the unsung heroes, tirelessly working behind the scenes. They are providers, protectors, teachers, and role models. From imparting invaluable life lessons to offering unwavering support, fathers mold our characters and guide us through life’s trials and triumphs.

For me, my father has always been a wellspring of inspiration. His humor, wisdom, and unwavering love have been the cornerstone of my life.

Shared Passions

My dad and I share a love for podcasting, traveling, and indulging in delicious smoked salmon bagels. We’ve spent countless hours discussing our favorite podcasts, planning our next travel adventures, and savoring the simple pleasure of a good meal together. These shared passions have not only brought us closer but have also created lasting memories that I will always cherish.

The Evolving Role of Fathers

The role of fathers has evolved significantly from the 2000s to the present day. Today, fathers are more involved in their children’s lives than ever before. Whether they’re new to the role, having just welcomed their first child, or are seasoned fathers with grown children, they actively participate in caregiving, emotional support, and guidance.

Honoring Fathers

This Father’s Day, let’s celebrate fathers with the recognition they deserve. It’s not about extravagant gifts but about expressing genuine gratitude. Consider giving thoughtful gifts, sending them to your father’s house, or simply spending quality time together. Whether you’re a new father embarking on the journey of parenthood or an experienced one with a wealth of wisdom, the gesture will surely be appreciated.

The Legacy of Fathers

Fathers leave an indelible mark on our lives. Their teachings, values, and love shape who we are and who we aspire to become. As we mature, we come to understand and appreciate the depth of their influence and the profound impact of their presence.

A Special Note for Second-Time Fathers

For those fathers who are embarking on the second part of fatherhood, like my dad with my stepsister (sister), your love and dedication are truly admirable. Balancing the needs of a blended family requires patience, understanding, and a whole lot of love. Your commitment to your children, old and new, is a testament to your character and strength.

To all the fathers, stepfathers, and father figures out there—thank you. Your patience, guidance, and unwavering love are the bedrock of our families, and we are forever grateful for your presence in our lives.

Share Your Own Story

I’d love to hear your stories and experiences with fatherhood. Whether you’re a new father navigating the joys and challenges of parenthood or an experienced father with years of wisdom to share, feel free to share your own story with me. Let’s celebrate these remarkable men who have shaped our lives in countless ways.

Happy Father’s Day!

A Year of Triumph and Milestones: Reflecting on Unforgettable Moments

As I sit down to reflect on the past year, I can't help but feel overwhelmed with gratitude and excitement. It has truly been a year of triumph, marked by remarkable milestones, cherished memories, and personal growth. From unforgettable encounters to educational achievements and thrilling adventures, every aspect of this year has shaped me into who I am today. Join me as I take you through the highlights of this extraordinary journey.

  1. A Decade of Support: One of the most significant anniversaries this year is the 10th year of my acquaintance with Derrick, my incredible support worker. Theirs unwavering presence and support have played a vital role in my life, and I am forever grateful for his guidance and friendship.

  2. Graduating Grade 6 and Entering a New Chapter: In June of 2013, I bid farewell to my elementary school years with a mix of emotions. Graduating from Grade 6 at Prince Street Elementary School marked a crucial milestone, paving the way for new adventures and experiences. The following fall, I turned 13 and embarked on Grade 7 at Birchwood Intermediate School, where I was introduced to a world of learning, growth, and new friendships.

  3. Experiencing the Beauty of Japan: March 2013 holds a special place in my heart as I had the privilege of visiting Japan. The rich culture, breathtaking landscapes, and warm hospitality left an indelible mark on my soul. From exploring historic sites to immersing myself in vibrant city life, every moment was a celebration of the beauty and diversity of this incredible country.

  4. The Magic of New York City: The summer of 2013 brought me to the bustling streets of New York City, where dreams come alive. I had the rare opportunity to witness the splendor of Broadway, indulging in captivating performances that transported me to another world. The magic of theater left an everlasting impression on my heart, igniting a passion for the arts.

  5. An Artistic Encounter with Hokusai: While in New York, I also had the privilege of experiencing the masterpieces of Hokusai, a renowned artist. The profound beauty and artistic prowess displayed in his works left me in awe. It was a humbling and inspiring encounter that deepened my appreciation for art and its ability to transcend boundaries.

  6. Celebrating My 23rd Birthday and a Special Anniversary: This year, I am not only celebrating my 23rd birthday but also commemorating the 20th anniversary of my enrollment at the Holland College Daycare in 2003. Looking back on those early years of education fills me with gratitude for the foundation it provided me and the lifelong friendships I formed.

As I wrap up this year of triumph and milestones, I am filled with immense gratitude for the opportunities, growth, and cherished memories it has brought me. From the support of Derrick to the educational achievements, cultural experiences, and personal growth, every aspect has shaped my journey. I am excited to embrace the adventures that lie ahead, knowing that this year has laid a strong foundation for my future. Here's to an extraordinary year filled with joy, growth, and endless possibilities. Cheers to the best year ever!

This Christmas

My Style is Girly, Hippie & Cottage-core with some edge of Tough Masculinity

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Lisa is a Minimalist because she likes the simplicity of life. She works as a Business Leadership Coach but She wants more variety in her life. She is from Generation X. Lisa likes to spend time with loved ones (Family). She is an ENTJ. Lisa is a 53 year old woman who wants to be Private.

Peter likes Medieval History because of Johannes Gutenberg and also he likes Sketching with Fountain Pens. Peter works remotely from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island as a Computer Programmer for the Old Farmers Almanac in Dublin, New Hampshire. Peter is a 56 years old man and was born in Rochester, New York in April of 1966. Peter went to Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario and School at the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto, Ontario. Peter does improv theatre locally in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island every Monday. He is an ISFP (Introverted, Sensing, Feeling, Perceiving). He is also Sarcastic. He is from Generation X. He blogposts on He likes drinking Fruit Beer from Germany and Coffee from Italy.

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