Can we afford not to be kind?

In an age of decreasing civility, I wanted to share two short and recent stories from my own experience. The first is a neighbour who is not well-liked in our small community. He’s been a rather nasty man, has burnt most of the bridges of those around us. He is often the subject of conversation…

3 weeks today….yesterday

Wendy reminded me yesterday that we would be in Edmonton in 3 weeks. Yikes – that came as a bit of a shock. We’ve been letting folks know that we are moving and our neighbours seem very sorry to see us go. Ten years in this house we’ve witnessed lots and the boy next door…

What is going on here?

We’ve now lived in Scarborough for nine years. I can’t believe it has been that long but here we are. When we first moved into the neighbourhood most of the houses in the area had that brick bungalow 1950’s era look. There’s been a few changes as people decide to renovate, add a second story…