Back to the drawing board

When we moved to Toronto we thought we would give condo living in the downtown core a trial.   At the end of next month,  our 1-year lease is up and it’s time to make some decisions about our housing future.

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Spinal Tap? I’m still not sure!

Don’t you just love an unplanned, spontaneous, last minute night out?

Especially when you have no expectations or idea what is ahead.

Late Wednesday afternoon The Canadian sent me a cryptic text message

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Where did the year go?

Last week was our one-year anniversary since we arrived in Canada.  I thought I might do a bit of a blog post about my thoughts on our first year as I am trying to distract myself. You see someone is coming to inspect something in our apartment and I have been told this will happen between the hours of 9 and 12, they will be accompanied by one of the security guards in our building so if I don’t answer the door they will just let themselves in, naturally this means an alarm clock has gone off in my bowels and I need to use the toilet as it always does under circumstance like this.   The minute I go to the bathroom they will knock at the door, I won’t hear it and I will be in the bathroom only to have that awkward moment with them in my lounge room having let themselves in as I come out of the bathroom.

Murphy’s bloody law!

Anyway, where was I?   Our 1 year anniversary since our arrival ….

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