“What is Your Permanent Address?”

“What is Your Permanent Address?” (for the original print version complete with photographs, click here) Toronto apartment for six months Agincourt farm house for four years Ottawa house for a year Ottawa house for eleven years Trent University student residence for one year McMaster University, three suites over two years Summer in student residence at […]

For Better or For Dirt

My husband is always working hard and in a hurry. I used to try to match his pace, which meant frequent (sometimes twice a day) vacuuming because he doesn’t have time to remove his footwear. How I hated it: the horrid roar, the musty dusty smell, the sweat-inducing struggle to drag a contraption that’s always […]

Book Review: A Reasonable Life

A Reasonable Life… Toward a simpler, secure, more humane existence” by Ferenc Maté, ISBN 0-920256-30-9 How did life become so complicated? How is it that in a few short decades we have become so disconnected with what is really important? – our relationships with our families, friends and our connection with nature. We have come […]