a peek inside the fishbowl

17 Jan, 2008

This is what

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Easy ways to make kids happy|Oh! Things!|Photography


4 Responses to "This is what"

1 | curlywurlygurly

January 17th, 2008 at 10:40 am


wow…marla’s wrap job is brilliant and the presents look enchanting! I’ll have to mosey over and check out her blog. :)

2 | Mark

January 17th, 2008 at 3:32 pm


…and what was my comment on Marla’s package ?… “was there any nougat ?” Marla has become my nougat dealer.

3 | Javamom

January 17th, 2008 at 9:24 pm


It is just lovely to see a wood floor full of toys and trinkets and lovely things from lovely people and NO DOG HAIR or DUST of any kind anywhere as far as I can see!!


4 | Marla

January 18th, 2008 at 9:54 am


Awww…shucks. Thanks Andrea.

Mark, I already apologized to Andrea about the nougat thing. I do hope to pass by my “source” next week. That is…if I get a blog post about your love for it while Andrea’s away.

For the record, Andrea also sent us a lovely package – but I have somehow misplaced my blogging mojo.

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My name is Andrea and I live in the Westboro area of Ottawa with my husband Mark and our dog Piper who is kind of a big deal on Instagram. We also have two human daughters: Emma (20) and Sarah (18). During the day I work as a writer at The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre. I am a longtime Ottawa blogger and I've occupied this little corner of the WWW since 1999. The Fishbowl is my whiteboard, water cooler, and journal, all rolled into one. I'm passionate about healthy living, arts and culture, family travel, great gear, good food, and sharing the best of Ottawa for families. I also love vegetables, photography, gadgets, and great design.

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