Thanks to a pandemic curfew, sounds I haven’t heard since childhood have returned

Saturday, 9 January 2021 Day 1 of curfew Receiving an emergency alert this evening reminding residents of the mandatory curfew stopped me in my tracks. Figuratively speaking, as I was lying on my bed reading 😉 But I found myself completely immersed in the moment, letting it sink in. In my lifetime, this is a…

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Happy Christmas from the Quinn home to yours

Thursday, 24 December 2020 I’m not going to lie nor sugar coat it… Christmas Eve without my family sucked big time. I was moved to tears as dinner was ready and we were about to sit down to eat. It felt so lonely. We made it through Easter and Thanksgiving but there’s just something about…

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A COVID-19 Thanksgiving

Saturday, 10 October 2020 Yesterday it was 0°C when I woke up. Today was 19°C. I thought the thermometer was broken as I opened the door to step outside for my morning photo. I was pleasantly surprised at how warm it actually was! Today we’re celebrating Thanksgiving. Our second holiday during the pandemic… Another one…

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Dean Brody and the drive-in concert

Sunday, 27 September 2020 Wow! That was the best organized event I have ever attended. No hitches or glitches. Lots of space between cars. No one blocking anyone’s view of the stage. Plenty of portable potties meant no line-ups. Several hand-washing stations were available. Merchandise, drinks and snacks could be ordered online and delivered to…

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