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All’s Peaceful at Home – Sort of!

This morning I woke up early (well, the normal time actually — about 5:00am) and got up and did some work.  Everything was peaceful and quiet.  A morning fog lay across the property.  It was peaceful…

Blue Jay in the trees

Then out in the backyard there was a huge gaffuffle (is that really . . . → Read More: All’s Peaceful at Home – Sort of!

Animals on Our Property

All winter long we’ve had our bird feeder out on the back porch. Very few birds actually came during the winter, which very much surprised us. Back in Scarborough, the heaviest traffic to the feeder was always in the winter.

But now that the weather is getting better (in fact the last few days were . . . → Read More: Animals on Our Property

Perfect Christmas Gifts

Okay, I stole this from the Compassion International’s Facebook page, but I couldn’t have said it better myself!! To buy your gifts you can click here for Canada, and here for the USA.


Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow

It’s hard to watch someone you love decline in their health. Even when you know they’ve had a good, productive life it’s hard to watch as the strength is sapped from them and the inevitable transition appears to be coming closer by the day. It’s especially hard when the person your watching is a parent, . . . → Read More: Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow

Thanks for Thanksgiving!

Yesterday was Thanksgiving here in Canada and boy did we have a lot to be thankful for!!

The weekend started with my wife and I going up to our cottage – supposedly to close it up, but it ended up being a delightful holiday. The weather was unseasonably warm which was just fine with us! . . . → Read More: Thanks for Thanksgiving!