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I'm Nadine. Thanks for stopping by. The floors are creaky, the kids are loud, but the door's always open and the coffee's always on.

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Monday’s reading list: Canadian rom-coms and Yelp reviews of newborns

Because reading is the best way to procrastinate. 

The F Word: How to build a Canadian rom-com

The F Word was one of the most underrated films of last year. If you get the chance to watch it, do so. Well-written, with a lovely dose of Toronto. It made me want to write a movie.

Speaking of writing....

Neil Gaiman shares the easiest way to become a successful writer

While I don’t really consider myself “arrived” when it comes to writerly success, Gaiman’s advice is pretty spot on.

The Nerd Hunter

I love profiles like these. Allison Jones is a casting genius.

Somewhat related and also recommended: the documentary That Guy…Who Was in That Thing.

Yelp Reviews of Newborn Babies

Not sure if you want to have a baby or not? Read the reviews first.


[photo source: Shadetree Photography]


Bye, Bye, Barbie Feet

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