450 PAPE

Last night’s news featured a story about this address – one many a Salvationist would recognize as the site of our unwed mother’s home from many years ago. Described in the media as a mansion – well old mansion – it is indeed a huge property and one that saw dozens of young women reside…

A new start

In 2005 I started a blog – Hybrid Thoughts – on Blogger. It’s been 11 years of posting thoughts, photos, videos, and links. At times I’ve been serious and reflective, other times I have been a bit goofy….yes I admit this part of my personality. ┬áHybrid Thoughts began because we had moved to Calgary and…

Our trip to Canmore

Our time in Canmore was delightful. There is something magical about waking up to little voices, and something magical about waking up in the mountains. We were fortunate to be with our children and grand children. They live 4300 km to the west, and this time we decided to drive out. That in itself was…