Canada Day — celebrate your country

Canadians are known for down-playing their nationalism.  This often leads to ignoring events that allow us to celebrate the many advantages we take for granted as Canadians.  As someone born in Canada, who had the priviledge of attending three excellent Canadian universities, who experienced many career opportunities in various provinces and who is now retired and living […]

Do you make time for silence in your life?

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.  — Elizabeth Kubler-Ross Last weekend my husband and I arrived at our cottage late on Saturday afternoon after attending yet another funeral.  As we grow older, these funerals and memorials happen too frequently.  We were both drained […]