Category Archives: women

Update From Robyn Michele Levy’s Nose

I’ve been plucked! My very first noselash!  

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Health Tip #40

Listen to the crackling fire’s dying embers and flickering flames “Sticks and stones, skin and bones, we are all the same.”

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Happy Open Heart New Year!

Last week, my husband had open heart surgery. Last night he was discharged from hospital. Today, he held my hand and we set out on the road to recovery. For better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness, and … Continue reading

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Somewhere In The Rainbow: Marg Meikle – CBC’s The Answer Lady & Parkinson’s Disease Warrior

February 15, 1956 — December 21, 2013 Marg is/was/always will be my hero So brave, committed, inspiring, talented, loved May she rest in peace

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We’re Bringing SexySickChicLit to WORD Vancouver on Sunday, September 29th

Word Vancouver, Western Canada’s largest celebration of literacy and reading, kicks off today and continues through the weekend. Please join Kim Clark and me this Sunday at 3:30 pm in the Canada Writes Tent for some of our sassy SexySickChicLit.

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In Praise of Hairy Legs!

Yeah! Hairy legs are in fashion! And my old friend, Libby Doe — who appears in Most of Me — is celebrating! Even though this hirsute trend has yet to hit fashion runways in Milan, women in China are embracing it. … Continue reading

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Today’s Facebook Review of “Most Of Me” by Jennifer Caddell Rootham

“Just finished your book–LOVED it! Not for all that you’ve endured, but for your sense of humor and ability to keep on, keeping on – an inspiration!” — Jennifer Caddell Rootham, volunteer at the West Linn Public Library in West Linn, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Arts Haiku

scrumptious sampling gusts of pheromone moaning mouth-watering reign

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Confession #2 to my Neuropsychiatrist

My Yummy Mummy days are long gone. I have officially crossed over to the other side. I am now a Tummy Mummy with menopausal powers. I no longer glow — I sweat. I no longer bleed — I bleat. I’ve … Continue reading

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CBC BOOKS Recommends Angelina Jolie Read my Memoir, “Most of Me”

If you happen to be friends with Angelina Jolie, and you’re looking for the perfect post-double mastectomy gift to give her — forget the flowers and gourmet food baskets. Just go to your favourite bookstore and buy these Top Five … Continue reading

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