2020 Milestones Missed

I'm sure that many of you also know some graduates who are moving onto new adventures amidst the craze of this pandemic of ours.  My nephew somewhat celebrated his grade nine graduation and he is moving onto high school (grades ten through twelve) in the fall, however that will look.  Our neighbour girl, whom we've …

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A Walk Down Memory Lane

Back in May, I mentioned a little bit about the European vacation that my parents and I took back in 2006 in one of my posts.  It was definitely a once-in-a-lifetime trip and I was ecstatic to have taken it with two of the most important people in my life. I think I took close …

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A Mouse in the Morning and a Moose in the Afternoon–Just Another Day on the Farm

  Let's face it, sometimes you just can't win no matter how hard you try.  I'm not sure if it's just my husband and I who seem to experience this more as we age or if it's just that we have less patience now.   Regardless, it often seems that whenever we take on an endeavour …

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Drooling Over Myself Decades Later

As a child, I used to watch my parents fall asleep in their rocking chairs after dinner.  I could never figure out how they could sleep sitting upright like that, heads dangling, often snoring which never worked out well for TV watching for us kids.  That was okay though, because their nap time equalled more …

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