Daily Archives: July 15, 2016

Welcome to Victoria, BC

We crossed the border on Canada Day, which just sings with appropriateness, however unplanned it was. Already we felt Canuck. Slightly french, but with beer undertones. Victoria is on Vancouver Island off the west coast of Canada, and unlike Hawaii, you can take a ferry to get there. On a map, the whole area looks […]

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All About Meme

“I love them,” I said, “Where do they come from?” My kid, of course, was creating music on Garage Band and ignored me. He flat out refused to take piano lessons last year. He loves playing around on the keyboard and has a good ear for music and a mother who, you know, taught music […]

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Specter

I’ve been working on several projects at once, which makes me crazy and happy simultaneously, and occasionally I’d like to share bits of them with you lovely readers. Sometimes you can hear the several mugs of tea that went into the writing of a blog and sometimes I hope it’s obvious that God has fingerprints […]

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Cavity Complaisant

Every six months two of my sons and I go to the dentist for a simultaneous mass cleaning. It’s easier to schedule, harder to forget and impossible get out of. It means there are three nervous hygienists asking me to “confirm” our appointments for the month leading up to them, via text, email, phone call, […]

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