Before I say something about today’s title….

Today’s Photo A Day Challenge prompt is “Peace”.  I went with this picture from last summer of a woman finding her peace in the middle of the city.  Namaste.

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On to more important things….today is my Mom’s Birthday!  And it’s a biggie!!! She’s 40!!!!  Happy 40th Mom!!!! :)

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We’re looking forward to celebrating in person on the weekend!!!!!

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Here is today’s menu collage.  Breakfast was a weight watchers bagel with light swiss, lunch was unattractive yet delicious; Indian Saag with Paneer and a mini naan, I had a little piece of birthday cake at work today, my Mom isn’t the only one with a birthday today (though she is by far the most important person!!) and dinner tonight was rotisserie chicken with salads, cranberry and a whole wheat bun.

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Before work, I met with Michelle and her famous finger for our regular pre-work coffee.  Neither of us had coffee (since I was sick, I just can’t stomach it.  Weird!), so technically it was a pre-work tea.  Thumbs up to getting together!!

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I’ll just share a few photos from a brief lunchtime walk, and we’ll call it a night.   Please disregard the power lines and ooh and aah at the snow on the local mountains.  It was really pretty, and proof that we’re still in winter.

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I made a new friend.  He’s super cute, friendly and fluffy.  AWWW!!!

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Here are a couple of signs made by a furniture maker…

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I passed a couple of lovely churches.  The first one is a Ukrainian Church that has a $5.00 perogie dinner night on March 7th.  We may have to go!

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One of the churches has this little “Healing Garden”.  I’d never seen it before, but they grow vegetables that are used in their soup kitchen.  Love this idea!!!

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There were little pops of early spring colour….

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…and a very cute kitty who popped his head out the window as I walked by.  AWW!

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What a strange tree….

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I love the way the shadows fell on the house….

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This little bird was VERY chatty (you can see his little throat all fluffed up).

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A couple of planters. I’ll have to walk by the bike at some point, because it has little lights on it.  Ohhh…

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Something was being filmed by the big rusty torsos….

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And finally, this man must be in a race….and he has a leg up on his competition.

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GROAN!!!  That is a terrible joke!  Sorry!  :)  I’m off to bed…and yay for Friday!  Anyone have any plans for the upcoming weekend?

 

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