*Bird in the House

Some years back, when I first met my husband, John O., he had a cat.He had named her Sally Rose, after the great Emmylou Harris, and her song, “The Ballad of Sally Rose.” She was a beautiful and clever Tabby cat. She could fetch a ball as well as any dog...
Public Challenge: Disposable, non-recyclable straws

Public Challenge: Disposable, non-recyclable straws

Summer may seem incredibly far away, like on some distant, tropical corner of the world or practically anywhere else, but here, given the Arctic-like temperatures and glacially slow melt this year, yet I am confident that summer is indeed on its way. This month, while...
A Great Day at Grow With Google!

A Great Day at Grow With Google!

On November 8th, 2019, I spent an enjoyable and informative morning at Grow With Google in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the well chosen location of The Manitoba Museum. I met some interesting individuals such as Mj and Alexandra who were seated on either side of me that...