Our happy place – one year

Wendy and I like watching a BBC television show called Escape to the Country. The premise for the show is that people who have lived in an urban setting for work or other reasons come to a place where they want to sell and buy a home somewhere in the country. BBC then has a…

Snowy and sunny

How’s life in Edmonton? When we announced we were moving to Edmonton many of our friends wondered if we really knew what the weather is like. Even though we had lived in Edmonton for four years they still believed we were unaware of the choice we had made. So here we are towards the end…

Our first and last home

More than a house. It’s a home and almost all our furniture is now in place and more and more it’s getting to be our hideway, our refuge from the world. We’re over joyed. These days it looks a bit different with all the snow around it, and we tend to have the van in…