Happy Thanksgiving US of A….

We said a hearty happy thanksgiving to our fellow Americans today as we gathered for a meeting. It’s their annual day to give thanks, and while we Canadians may think they are a bit late, it is a good reminder that we can be thankful any time of the year. A number of years ago…

Happy 91st Dad

Our dear Dad would be 91 today if he was with us – well he is in some ways. Of course, he’s in our memory and I often remember experiences, tell stories about him and just reflect on his influence. Second, I can never look down at my hands and not see his. It’s a…

The weekend in review

I suppose if I ever feel like I need some counselling, that I’m not doing well, before I call the doctor (and everyone should feel free and compelled to do so) I might first of all go out and clean the van. I find this to be a very therapeutic activity. I’m not really sure…