We took the money and moved to South River, Ontario where the sky is more clear and blue. And, you can see the stars! South River, Ontario We moved from Barrie to South River, Ontario after selling our house during… Read more
Spring in Canada. Or is it?
Is it really spring in Canada? Canadians just love to complain about the weather but I wouldn’t want to live anywhere else! Spring in Canada I love having four seasons but some days…. It’s Sunday, April 15, 2018 in Barrie,… Read more
Suicide Is So Selfish! Isn’t It?
Suicide Is So Selfish! Suicide seems to be in the news so much these days and I have to admit there was a time when I considered suicide an extremely selfish act. The loved ones of the person who passed… Read more
family, Personal, Personal Development
Things Have Meaning: Be careful what you make fun of and don’t touch that thing!
Things hold memories. We tie meaning to objects and get hurt when those are made fun or defensive if someone tries to take them away. Things Have Meaning Some things bring joy, others heartache. Most of us have at some… Read more
Family Affairs, The Years Just Melt Away
Family affairs can be painful. Or, they can be refreshing and rejuvenating! How do you feel when family gets together and you meet people you haven’t seen in years or maybe even never met? Family Affairs Can Be Fun! Family… Read more
Memories can be painful. Should you feel guilty for sharing?
Painful memories, we all have them. We live in a very “social” world today and often don’t think twice about sharing what used to be very private thoughts in a public space. This blog is exactly that. I share for two reasons…. Read more
Blogging, family, Personal
Making Wine Can Be A Family Affair
Having a glass of wine with dinner is just so civilized. Buying retail can get a little expensive and it seems that it’s never in the house just when you want a bottle to take to a social gathering. Making… Read more
A Miracle Happened 25 Years Ago Today
Miracles Happen! Today marks the 25th anniversary of a great miracle. She said “I do”! We were married March 31, 1990. Actually, I married three people that day. That’s what made her accepting me into her life that much more… Read more
Faith, family, Personal
5 Things You Should Never Say To Someone Suffering The Loss Of A Child
You want to offer consolation to someone suffering the loss of a child and don’t know what to say. Here are 5 things you should never say. Loss Of A Child Losing a child is like someone ripping your heart out of… Read more
Sharon Nix, Artist Extraordinaire!
My good friend Sharon is exhibiting her work April 27-29, 2012 at: CLAUSTRO Sculpted Paintings 372 Midland Avenue Midland ON, L4R 3K8 Tel: 705.527.4632 Come and meet the artist. Click the Studio name above for further details. Make it… Read more