Author Archives: Carole-Ann

Hockey Parents behaving badly!

A tale as old as time…. It’s not the heart warming story of Beauty and the Beast I wish to evoke today, although the Beast image is most appropriate.  I want to speak here of the never-ending issue of hockey … Continue reading

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How is it Possible?

I was reading a new book recently, The Light of Paris, by Eleanor Brown, when a question popped up from the main character, the protagonist, Madeleine, who asked: How is it possible things that are so important to us when we are … Continue reading

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Examining us all

It’s interesting when driving around, whether to and from work, or when running around doing errands, it’s interesting to watch various reactions to oncoming traffic. Squirrels, well those guys, they are the best!  They are serious when on traffic patrol, … Continue reading

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Meeting Nashville…on the back a motor bike

Not that I don’t like motor bikes, cuz I do. Not that I don’t like vacations, cuz I do, for sure. And I really, truly, wanted to check out Nashville, TN, even though I had never watched the TV show … Continue reading

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Summer Awareness

This summer of 2017 has been a rather soggy ride. Mid-July, Environment Canada baptised it the “Year of the Big Wet”, so it certainly wasn’t my slightly dramatic imagination bringing on the rain. By the middle of August, we finally … Continue reading

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Beginnings

When I started this Blog it was a beginning, a push, for me, towards actually doing instead of just dreaming.

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On Wanting, Needing, to Write

When I started this Blog, there was a number of reasons I felt it was necessary…for me…however I do understand at the root of its origin was the desire, the need to write. I do feel having this Blog encouraged … Continue reading

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Crayola Dandelion Yellow Retires

Dandelion Yellow Retires March 31, 2017 So proclaimed Crayola, twitting out its announcement as follows: Our beloved Dandelion decided to announce his retirement early!  There’s no taming an adventurous spirit! #NationalCrayonDay And what I want to know is…how?  How did … Continue reading

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Spring Markers

Have they changed?

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You Never Know

“You cannot do a kindness too soon, For you never know how soon it will be too late.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson I am always taken a back when subjected to the unkindness of others.  No matter how I steel myself, … Continue reading

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