A lovely surprise

My Mom is one of five girls – she’s the middle child (a topic unto its own to be discussed at another time) and the youngest of the girls is Joyce. Ethel is her first name but yes I would likely go be Joyce too (though I’m not a girl so why would my mother…

Edmonton office open

After a week of settling in we are now full time in the office using Toronto hours – thankfully there aren’t too many 5:30 or 6 am starts…but there will be some. Wendy is settled nicely into her space in the front of the house and I have the third bedroom in the basement. Still…

Home Sweet Home

Just behind our deck, and providing some wonderful shade and privacy is a large apple tree – type to be determined – and it is filled with green apples, at this point about the size of an apricot. It will be interesting to see what the variety of apple is. However, with the recent heat…