Osama Bin Laden is Dead!

The thought of celebrating someone’s death makes me uncomfortable. But in this case, it is so justified. I was one of many military wives after that time who had to manage the home front while my husband was deployed overseas on a tour. He served…

Too Many Words

In the dictionary of my husband Mark’s life, there are too many words in the English language. Mark may be described by our children and others as somewhat obsessive, controlling, fixated and fanatical when in fact he is truly only committed – regarding everyone and…

Yea Canucks!

I’m not a spiritual person, and I would prefer to think that I am not a sports obsessed person. However, during the first period of the final game of the quarter finals between the Vancouver Canucks and the Chicago Blackhawks, my son spotted a stunning…

Bestest Friends???

Well, they can always surprise us. I guess it suits both of them to observe an armed truce in order to share the comfy, warm sleeping bag. Normally, Mew would be swinging at Oliver to drive him away. Sometimes it can be quite funny as…

Go Canucks Go!!

It can rain, snow, hail – whatever! It doesn’t matter ’cause we’re all going to be in watching tonight’s Canuck’s game. As a matter of fact, my husband and the rest of his crew that works at Marshall Aerospace at Abbotsford donned their Canucks jerseys…

It’s Hailing!

Most people envy us living in beautiful British Columbia. After all, this province is noted for its mild climate, rugged mountain scenery, beautiful coastline and abundant wildlife. This is a place where it’s quite common to be able to be outdoors in fairly light shirts…

Yea! It’s Friday!

Not that it matters to me for the most part as I am on sick leave. It’s nice because it’s the one night my husband comes home from work in a fairly unstressed and happier mood – looking forward to the weekend. Mark wasted no…