O’ Christmas Tree

Thirty years ago, Honey and I put up our first ever Family Christmas tree. We had been together for six years. We had always had decorations in our house (Honey…

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Rest In Bed

I have a terrible cold. I think I’m dying. That may be a bit of an exaggeration but since I don’t frequently get sick every time I do, I think…

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Friday the 13th

Friday the thirteenth.  I don’t know about anyone else but I don’t care. Lousy days can appear on any day of the week or month. Tuesday the sixth, Saturday the…

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Seeing Your Face

I did something the other day that made me feel I was in one of those science fiction books I read as a kid, I made a video call. Honey…

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Ancestry

Ancestry is about heritage and lineage. These words may seem the same but they mean two different things.   Heritage is something that is handed down from the past like…

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Converting a Country

Early on in my school years Canada changed its weights and measures system from Imperial to Metric. Overnight quarts became litres, yards became meters and pounds became kilos. There was…

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Milk

“The planning, implementation and coordination of the details of a business or other operation.” (Dictionary.com). “The detailed coordination of a complex operation involving many people, facilities, or supplies,” (New Oxford…

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