Wake Me Up When It Gets Here

It’s been pretty hard  to see any signs of spring this week in Edmonton.  Since  winter got such an early start last November, we’ve had very little reprieve. Yesterday -11 C. I know, I know! Yes, there was that awesome trip to sunny California in December. It’s a little crumb of summer sunshine, I’m clinging to […]

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Hasta La Vista Baby

Hello from crazy town. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have Christmas with snow? Well lookie right here, this ain’t no WordPress special effect (although that’s a nice touch, thanks WP). New’s flash it’s snowing again. Well, Hula you Mother Nature! See this smile on my face?  That’s because only two […]

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All Is Well Again

At the risk of sounding redundant, “it’s still winter”.  I don’t think you ever get used to it, you just go with the flow.  Sometimes you have to just stop and enjoy the gracious beauty of it all. It’s almost like some big ol’ giant spilt a sugar bowl and made everything all white and […]

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Was I Only Dreaming?

It’s funny how a November snow storm  quickly wipes away any memory of a gorgeous summer.  I can hardly believe, just twelve short weeks ago, the bright green leaves were glistening and the gentle August sun warmed the smile on my face.  A weekly trip to the library was not merely routine. Au contraire, it was […]

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