Hay Bales, Sleds and Much, Much More

A month and a half ago, I had the chance to re-enact a beloved outdoor activity from my childhood. Not only was it fun, it was indeed nostalgic eliciting a flood of fond memories at our former family farm. It’s astounding to think that thirty-seven years have since passed. Has it really been that long? …

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All Grown-Up?

I was struck by something funny the other day as my husband and I prepared our Easter dinner a day early for a change. Ready for my big revelation? I think that we are officially all grown-up now. How’s that for news? Not really news, is it? I realize that that statement may sound silly …

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Where Has Childhood Gone? (Society’s Lost Investment)

The other morning while listening to my favourite morning radio show, the hosts were discussing Childhood and how vastly different it is nowadays from way back when, which really isn't that long ago.  The callers were asked to relate stories of things that they were allowed to do throughout their own youth which would NEVER fly …

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