Life in Edmonton

We often get quite a reaction when people ask us where we have moved from and we say “Toronto”. “OH! Do you know how cold it gets here?” they ask. When we tell them we’ve lived here before and that we also lived in Calgary they react differently – “oh, so that’s different.” We’ve lived…

It’s Saturday – again.

Another work week is over and with it we look towards a new month and see the time counting down to our departure to Edmonton. We’ve been trying to get out for a walk around the block more often as the weather improves. There are a few flowering trees that we’ve been watching develop. We…

Are you ready?

I know it isn’t Christmas yet but we’ve started talking about putting up the Christmas tree early. How early is too early? Haloween hasn’t arrived, we’ve still got strawberries growing outside and I just cut the lawn again! I think as a kid I thought of Christmas once the Eaton’s catalogue arrived. Remember that? I…