Remembrance Day 2020

This morning I want to take time to remember and honour those that are serving in this time of pandemic and overdose crisis. All day, everyday there is someone in a uniform serving our great country and communities that are faced with the threat…. read more

Happy Birthday Mom!

Well, I could write a book about her, but I won’t. To celebrate her birthday today I decided to let her words speak to you. She loved to sing, paint and to write. Here are a few of her poems. Read them carefully and you will get to know a little of the woman that I love and miss deeply.

CANADA ~ Stand behind those who serve to protect you.

The following will be sent to as many Editors of as many papers as I can as well as any politician I can get it to. If you agree with this letter, please SHARE, SHARE, SHARE. Write your own letter and share it to those that can be encouraged by your support and to those that can make a difference. Our RCMP and other police forces need to know we are behind them and appreciate them! This is a long read, please read to the end. …….

Happy Father’s Day Dad

I am blessed to still have my Dad in my life and in my 60’s. He is soon going to be 100 years old and….

Mom – I Miss You!

Mom, I miss you. I live with great hope that the Jesus Mom taught me about and lived an example of what it is to be faithful to Him, is who she is with.

Tulips – Hope

Here we are in the middle of a crazy time of life that our generation and the one before have never faced. There is a lot of uncertainty. One of the things that we are reminded of because it is now the spring is that we have Hope. The winter always seems cold and dark…

Humbolt Broncos April 6, 2018

Hockey and Canada just go hand in hand. April 6, 2018 showed how the hockey community is drawn together for more than just a win, but to stand by each other in tragedy. Many lives were changed that day of this tragic crash. The Covid-19 virus is causing grief for gatherings both for fun and…

Virus Thoughts – Open the Curtains

I opened my curtains and what did I see? This beautiful sky staring back at me. I was amazed at its beauty and stepped out through the door. I was greeted by a fresh breeze my soul was hungry for more. Our curtains in life surround us each day. We can make our choice to…

Children: Home and School

Pick up a colouring book… be creative… take on crafts that require nothing more than imagination, some glue, paper and colors. Play games….Read a book… there are many good ones that I bet are hanging around your home.

Politicians: Virus and Voting

With everything that is happening right now with Covid-19 and the affects on our communities, province, country and world the politicians are in a position that not one of them would have had any indication that they would have had to face.

Fear, Virus and Peace

COVID-19 is the big news story around the world right now. Fear grips many and our frailty as humans shows up in panic, just take a look at the toilet paper aisle in your local store, it tells the story.

Moving from here to there

This past week there have been many plans taken place for an event that we will never attend, ………our own funerals.

2020 Family Day

Lights are low, the quiet is pierced only by the sound of my slippers on the carpet. Leaning down I hear the soft sighs of this sleepy child… my child.. my children. I lean over and place a gentle kiss on their forehead and pull the covers up. Each night I whispered and thanked Jesus…

Our Torn Canada

It is no secret to anyone who lives in Canada that this last election revealed once again the unrest between the eastern and western provinces of our great country. The other day driving through our beautiful city I was over taken with the giant Canadian flag that flies high with pride in one of the…

The Heaven’s Declare

“The heavens declare the glory of God;    the skies proclaim the work of his hands” . Psalm 19:1 The heavens declare the glory of God;    the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech;    night after night they reveal knowledge. They have no speech, they use no words;    no sound is heard from them. Yet their voice[b] goes out into all the earth,    their…

1st Birthday – Mom

Most times when we think of a 1st birthday it conjures up memories of a 1 yr old digging into a cake for the very first time.   It brings smiles and a sense of happiness.

Why even bother voting?

  “Do the unexpected. Take 20 minutes out of your day, do what young people all over the world are dying to do: vote.” ― Rick Mercer Do you believe your vote counts?   Do you believe you have a voice that is going to make a difference?  If you don’t, you should! Tomorrow, Monday October 21,…

September 11, 2001 … Silence

I remember where I was, who I was with and what we we doing on September 11, 2001, and I am guessing that you likely do as well.   My nephew phoned and said on the phone to my sister that he was sure we were now at war and for us to turn on the…