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  • There’s no place like it

    But the place that makes most of us the happiest, myself absolutely included, is home.Last weekend I headed to the homestead in Hickman’s Harbour ...

  • Not your mom’s potato salad

    He had only purchased his own house a month before, and I suppose the lure of his mother’s cooking was too great to resist. I’ve had his mother’s ...

  • Movie? What movie?

    I can’t recall the name of the movie — must have been distracted when the trailer was playing. But in defence of that poor completely fictional ...

  • The luckiest people in the world

    I hope you booked an open ticket because from June onward, you’re in for weeks of wonder. You don’t need to line up for it, or decide between a ...

  • Happy birthday to our favourite furball

    OK, the fireworks would have happened anyway, I suppose, what with it being Canada Day and all, however in our world they sparkled a whole lot ...

  • Sisterhood of the travelling paints

    Eight fabulous personalities, eight people who know what life is truly all about, and who appreciate every single second of it. Eight people who ...

  • The first of many (I hope) perfect days

    On Friday morning, I was heading to an event outside of the office. It was an all-day work event. Given that the sun was finally shining, I would ...

  • My kingdom for a jet

    It is of the upmost importance. In fact if it doesn't happen I'll be quite sad, and likely exceptionally crooked for many months to come, and ...

  • This new hockey ritual could get expensive

    Superstitions are generally not part of my daily concerns. Raising three young men and coming out in one piece every day is challenge enough. I ...

  • No sox for this fox once the sun splits the rocks

    I love the colours of nature in spring, summer and autumn. It’s so sad that the brilliance of fiery red, orange and yellow fall leaves end up ...