Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

free parking

for your Christmas shopping

Wednesday, November 27, 2013


I'm sure these residents are waiting with bated breath
for the other 'few reminders'

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

fresh and powerful

do you suppose the white tic tac is fresh and the green tic tac is powerful?

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

football fan

I dug into the archives for this photo - as you can see by the outdated license 'sticker' 
(this needs to be renewed every year on your birthday)
it stands for Tiger-Cats   Canadian Football League

Wednesday, November 6, 2013


seen in Toronto

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

quiet, please

seen at a dog park in Cabbagetown

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

donations accepted

seen in the large, bright and clean washroom of the BIA office

------ I also apologize for my lack of visits and comments last week as we had visitors ask to stay over (with little notice) on the weekend and needed to quickly finish the minor renovations to our own washroom.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013


maybe not "world's best"

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Wednesday, October 2, 2013


these signs are popping up at Petro Canada gas stations
apply for your card and collect points!

Wednesday, September 25, 2013


I followed this car on the highway for several miles before we both got off at the same exit 
and I finally grabbed a photo at the stop light.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

street parking

a little courtesy, please and thank you

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

charging station

last week someone (Marleen) showed us a spot for charging your hybrid car. this is our charging station.

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Wednesday, August 28, 2013


seen in a parking lot
 there was a PetsMart nearby

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

don't laugh

you laughed, didn't you?!

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Wednesday, July 31, 2013


so don't even think about parking here

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

lessons in nature

one of the signs in the Discovery Walk nature trail

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

That Girl!

She's mine alone, but luckily for you... 
If you find a girl to love, 

Only one girl to love, 
Then she'll be That Girl too... 
That Girl!

Wednesday, July 10, 2013


yes, it is pronounced 'zed' not 'zee'

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

fresh fish/fresh men

not so sure about this one........

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

summer freshness

the farmer's markets are opening up in this area

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

gender issues

I think they ran off together

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

bug season

how do you keep mosquitoes away?

Wednesday, May 22, 2013


I think I am the only one I know 
who does not like the smell of bacon....

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

tinned fruit

from the kitchen at Spadina House Museum

Wednesday, May 8, 2013


I am taking a day off to enjoy the spring weather. Maybe even ride my bike. 
This is on auto post, so hope it works. 
Have fun, everyone!

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

my other car is...

I will make an assumption that the owner of this Mazda 
is Russian

Wednesday, April 24, 2013


Flight of the Butterflies 
shown worldwide
click here for more info

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

tax time

why April is the cruelest month
when taxes are due

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

limited run

if you want to ride the train or bus out of this station after hours 
there are machines available to take your money

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

food combos

I like pizza and I like gelato... so why not?

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

kitchen witch

put next to the bag of garlic

Wednesday, March 20, 2013


Sorry I didn't get to visiting all of your signs last week in a timely manner... 
internet troubles. 
all seems to be sorted now, but not without a lot of hours spent on the phone.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013


at a bicycle storage area in an art co-op

Wednesday, March 6, 2013


the crazy cookie - home baked goodness 
with caramel, chocolate and pecans

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

chilly march

we are a hardy lot up here in the Great White North

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

steep steps

this shortcut will definitely be icy and treacherous 
after the freezing rain yesterday and the snow today

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

today is wednesday

my apologies...
I've been entertaining overseas visitors and lost track of the days
until I stopped to photograph this sign!

Wednesday, February 6, 2013


no extra signs this week....

Wednesday, January 30, 2013


seen on a car window
let's all sing together now,

Smelly Cat, Smelly Cat,
What are they feeding you?
Smelly Cat, Smelly Cat
It's not your fault

They won't take you to the vet
You're obviously not their favorite pet
Smelly Cat, Smelly Cat,
It's not your fault

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

sour granny

she's still not smiling
I think this needs to be taste tested

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

sour granny

clever poster on a variety store
I've had this one for a few months but had forgotten about it.
hope Sour Granny is not too upset

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

built 1874

sign on a public school house in Caledon
how old was your first school?