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Jan 9, 2022

“THE SKINNY” ON WHY I’M NOT

By |2022-01-11T09:49:08-08:00January 9, 2022|Character, Nurturing Hearts|10 Comments

The title for this blog has been sitting in the back of my mind for many years now and I’ve never quite had the guts to write it. For those young folks out there, “the skinny” refers to an old expression that dates back to WWII. It means the inside story, the real truth, the [...]

Jan 8, 2020

POST CHRISTMAS BLUES

By |2020-01-08T06:59:34-08:00January 8, 2020|Parenting|1 Comment

The post Christmas blues hit with a vengeance today. Pre-Christmas was filled with the usual anticipation; anticipation of celebrating Christ’s birth, setting up the Christmas village with the boys, and hanging ornaments on our carefully chosen tree. There was excitement over Caleb coming home for three weeks, family visiting from Ontario, a break from the [...]

Jun 3, 2019

REMEMBER WHEN EMAIL WAS EXCITING?

By |2019-06-03T08:22:13-07:00June 3, 2019|Parenting, Technology|2 Comments

I remember when getting an email was a novelty. I wrote my first email in college to my roommate sitting in the computer lab next to me. Eventually, after marrying and being transplanted to Abbotsford, I used email as a way to keep in touch with my family living in the prairies. I'd turn on [...]

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