Our dog Hunter is a wee bit confused

5 Aug

The Irrelevant Show | Tights Are Not Pants!

22 May

The Irrelevant Show imageLadies, I have never been more passionate about a social issue than I am about this one.


If you are confused as to whether you are wearing tights or pants, please click HERE to listen to the sketch I wrote for The Irrelevant Show on CBC Radio, which should clear everything up for you.

Resorts of Ontario | Winter vs. Summer Loving Vacations

21 Apr

I was super excited to write another travel article for the Resorts of Ontario magazine ‘Go Resorting.’ This time the challenge was to find a winter get-a-way that can live up to a hot summer beach chair and Corona romance-fest. You can click HERE to read the PDF of the article, or just scroll down for the transcript including pictures! Screen Shot 2014-04-21 at 4.13.38 PM

The morning of the great Toronto ice storm of 2013, I got a call asking to take a last minute gig doing improv comedy on a cruise ship in the Caribbean. 

The warm, warm Caribbean. 



Meaning I wouldn’t be able to spend Christmas with The Fella’s family in Minneapolis. 

Cold, cold Minneapolis.

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Not Caribbean

I fantasized about whisking The Fella away to open presents under a Corona bottle on the beach, but quickly realized I wasn’t allowed to bring a guest. Plus, I really like his family. 

But it did get me thinking. The Fella and I could use a couple of days together decompressing from the holiday madness before returning to work. But could a quick winter get-a-way be as romantic as the summer-like trip I just turned down?

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The Irrelevant Show | The Cafe

21 Apr

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Hey fun! Click HERE to hear the latest episode of CBC Radio’s ‘The Irrelevant Show’ to hear my sketch ‘The Cafe.’

(Hint – it’s the last one in the episode.)


Say Wha?! | Readings of Deliciously Rotten Writing

18 Mar


Hey pals! I got to perform in one of my favourite Vancouver live shows, ‘Say Wha?!’and now you can hear the podcast!

If you’ve never heard of Say Wha?! then lemme explain – it’s funny people reading absolutely terrible writing. Conceived and produced by the delightful Sara Bynoe.

Click HERE to listen to the podcast where I explain how I got a crazy religious based business card in my mailbox and decided to go to the website to see what they were preaching. It’s the best.

The Irrelevant Show | He’s Rick!

9 Mar

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Here’s a preview of a 3 part sketch I wrote for The Irrelevant Show on CBC Radio 1. He’s Rick! He thinks he’s a feminist!

Click HERE to listen to the first of the 3 sketches!

Fireworks go Boom! | The Debaters – CBC Radio 1

10 Jan


On Saturday January 11, 2014…my episode of The Debaters with the amazing Patrick McKenna will be re-airing on CBC Radio 1.

Just because he's holding a trophy, doesn't mean he won.

Patrick McKenna: Just because he’s holding a trophy, doesn’t mean he won.

We debate the merits of fireworks…of which I despise.

Backstage at the taping I'm about to lose.

Backstage at the taping I may or may not be about to lose.

If you are a fan of The Debaters and want to see a taping show, why not check out my next taping on February 12th at the Centrepoint Theatre in Ottawa?

Here’s a hint about my next debate topic.

It's the Turducken of literature!

It’s the Turducken of literature!


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