Learning to bake

  For Jason, the three kids are home, no school of course, and there’s time to make use of. Rachel’s been trying her hand at helping him bake, now it’s Beth’s turn. She loves to help, loves to be involved, and loves to be in the kitchen with her Dad. He loves the kitchen –…

How to really celebrate

In July 2000 we had just moved to Calgary from Ottawa. Wendy’s birthday is in July so I took her up the Calgary Tower for a birthday supper. I had bought an ice cream cake for dessert and asked the boys to set the table out on the deck for a nice dessert and tea/coffee…

He wants us to move to Edmonton

It isn’t enough that we know how cold Edmonton can get having lived there four years, but as he is going out to shovel snow he sends us this picture to tell us he’s going out to shovel snow. And then he says how much he wants us to move to Edmonton. Meanwhile, it’s 6…