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Popular Fort McMurray blogger Theresa Wells shares the stories of her life and the lives of others living in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Stay CONNECTed with her on Twitter @mcmurraymusings and view all her blogs online at www.mcmurraymusings.com

From mini-me to not-me

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist A quick Google search of the term: “Mini-Me,” brings up several hits on the movie character …

Breaking Up With New Year Resolutions

By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist Show of hands: how many of you made resolutions for the New Year? How many of you, just a few days in, have already broken …

I’ll be home for Christmas

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist It is that most wonderful time of year, when everyone is busy discussing their holiday plans. A …

Sour grapes politicking

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Contributor It is with a sense of both intrigue and dismay I watch as petitions pop up on social media …

Fort McMurray, home of the modern pioneer

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Contributor There is no shortage of tales of uncertainty during this difficult economic time in our region. …

No business like snow business

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist Ah, winter. That time of year when you make some hot chocolate and dreamily observe the soft, …

Modern day miracles to amuse and amaze

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Columnist When I bought a new vehicle I knew that I wanted a remote start installed. During those long, …

The Millennials are coming

McMurray Musings Connects By THERESA WELLS, Connect Weekly My daughter was born in 1999, just months before the dreaded “Y2K crisis” that never actually …