Category Archives: Personal

My little girl is one – Happy Birthday Isla!!!

They all tell you.  You nod in agreement and say ‘I know’, but it’s not until your child is actually born that you truly do understand.  I was the same way, but now I get it.  When someone says that kids grow up before you know it, they’re right.  I feel both like Isla was […]

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Ohhh I ate too much … What’s for dessert?

I wrote this a year ago but never published it, the memory was still too fresh for not just me, but for some of those I know would read it.  After waiting about a week to post it, I decided I would wait a year, wait until it was easier for me, I can’t speak […]

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Rob Dodsworth - A really beautiful post and words, heartbreaking but also very funny. He looks like the kind of guy you can’t help smiling around. And this is why we do it > “I love looking back at old photos and keeping memories alive. My daughter will never meet her great grandfather, but I can guarantee you she will know that he was a great man, a kind man, the best of all people.” – Peace to him and kind wishes to you and yours!

Winter in Nova Scotia

You may have noticed that Halifax had a bit of snow today, well it was actually the largest single day snowfall on record for Halifax (in March).  For myself this meant a few hours out shovelling.  We had drifts 5′ in height on the driveway and with the wind being as crazy as it was, […]

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Merry Christmas

I’d like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas from my family to yours. These are a couple shots of my daughter on Christmas eve, staying up far too late.  I can only imagine the challenge it will be to get her to bed the night before Christmas when she’s old enough to understand what’s going […]

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Remembrance Day

In Flanders Fields, the Poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amidst the guns below. We are the dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved, and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders […]

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