Hope. It’s all about hope.

Friday, 16 April 2021 It’s hard to believe, after the warm spell last week, that we’re heading to zero tonight and -1 is forecasted for next week. This is normal April weather for my region but when an unseasonably warm spell visits, especially during a pandemic, it makes you forget what’s real. Hope. It gives…

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Come and See… and the little flower that is brightening my day

Thursday, 15 April 2021 As I type this, I am dressed in several warm layers waiting for the timer to go off. I’m BBQing. The first of the season…There’s the timer, I’ll be back. I’m BBQing and it’s down right cold outside. I can actually see my breathe. Brrrrrrrr. But this recipe, that has been…

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First day of Spring was pretty awesome

Saturday, 20 March 2021 The forecasted high was 11°C. I don’t know what it got up to but it was fantastic. Full sun, blue sky, not a cloud in sight. My youngest niece, the baby in our family, turns sixteen tomorrow. She is an incredible, beautiful, thoughtful, insightful, wise beyond her years young lady and…

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Spring cleaning

Saturday, 6 March 2021 A sunny start to the day gave me a boost of energy. I wanted to start a few containers of “winter planting’ seeds but the bulk of seeds were down the road in the community mailbox. I don’t remember if I told you that my seed order eventually went through. What…

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