White supremacy

With the horrific events in the news this week where individuals violently acted in the name of white people, I think I must speak out to say how absolutely dreadful this is. These individuals who act on behalf of others do not act for me or for anyone I know. It is reprehensible to us,…

Dear Carlyle

Dear Carlyle, How are you today? Your Dad told me that you are now able to visit my blog and see what I am writing about and look at the pictures. That is so nice to know! You are growing up, and since you read so well, you can know what I am saying about…

The importance of family

Much of my life I have lived far from some members of our family.  As a kid either living in the east or west most of our family lived in Ontario. We took the train or drove for visits but my folks were quite creative in how they communicated with our family. I remember the…