Website Changes

There are changes underway on this site! A redesign is underway so there might be a few unfamiliar features. Please be patient and enjoy what we hope will be improvements to the layout. Your feedback, as always, is welcome. Thanks!

Lisa’s Pieces

As you likely know, I’m a bit of a decor nut and a crafty person. Derek has a creative mind and he’s good with a saw and hammer. We have collaborated on countless projects and enjoy the process. So it only makes sense to us that we take it to the next level.

Not for Now

I’m not feeling my blog this week. Although the distraction of a radio show and the inane things we get up to is welcome, here, writing alone in my home, I don’t feel like acting as if everything is okay. Lauren’s death has rattled me to my core and worries me deeply about my friends, …

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Taking Weekends Off

This blog used to be a seven-day-a-week affair.  Many months ago, without any fanfare, I stopped posting on Sundays. I received a few emails from people who wondered if perhaps I’d forgotten or something, but it doesn’t seem to have been a big deal. 

It’s Flashback Week!

This week I’m bringing back some of my early posts from this blog. I’ve been moving some to a new overflow site on Weebly and while rereading them a few cried out for revival! So please indulge me while I go retro this week, which is also Reading Week for my students at Fanshawe. Comments …

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A New Blogger in Town

The smart, funny, insightful and quirky mind of Derek Botten is now being emptied onto his own website, . 

A New Endeavour

In addition to my show at 1039 fm, the link below is an announcement of a new gig about which I’m quite excited! 

E-mail Fixed!

Several people have found another way to reach me to tell me that the email through my website wasn’t working.  It was a small glitch (I blame George W. Bush!) and my webmaster has found and corrected it.  So please email away!  And please leave your comments below my blogs as well.  I always love …

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