Last week I attended the wake for Jamie Hubley, a teenager in my community who committed suicide. There were so many people there to share in the grief of Jamie’s family that was a two hour wait to speak with the family. Hundreds turned out for his funeral. As a member of our community, as read more..
Canada Day Round Up: Carleton-Mississippi Mills I love Canada Day – possibly more than Christmas or my birthday! I look forward to the celebrations all year long. For the past couple of years I have helped out as volunteer co-ordinator for Canada Day In Kanata and it has been amazing working with the dedicated volunteers read more..
First, I have to admit that we consume far too much to seriously consider putting ourselves on the “green” spectrum of living. We have a gas guzzling minivan which consumes too much gas, despite the fact that it doesn’t get driven very far, very often. We have a house and, at this time of year, read more..
I love to talk about my main interaction with the medical system to date: the birth of my two sons. In 2006, when I got pregnant with my first son, I didn’t think twice about what sort of prenatal care I would receive: I acted on the referral from my family doctor and sought care read more..« Previous Entries