May 25, 2021
You never learned these numbers…
My oldest daughter Ella will be 17 years old this week and she has had her driver’s license since last fall. On top of that, she recently got a job as a cashier at Safeway here in Saskatoon. I’m counting...
May 11, 2021
I believe in individuality. Do you?
Imagine living in a world where everything is identical. I get this feeling driving through some new neighborhoods in Saskatoon. Identical house upon house, same lawn, same fixtures. You pull up to an intersection beside a white truck, pull into...
April 27, 2021
Three Insights on Building Resilience from Betty-Ann Heggie
"We are all where we need to be and we are doing what we are meant to be doing”, insightful words from our guest speaker, Betty-Ann Heggie. We are very aware of the one-year milestone of COVID-19 even though it...
April 13, 2021
Tried and True
Easter is a time of renewal and tradition! Last week my social media and phone were lighting up with some photo memories from the past. It’s so much fun seeing how the kids have changed and remembering all sorts of...
March 23, 2021
Welcome to Spring!
What a pleasant relief from our February temperatures as we all spring into March with dreams of May flowers and outdoor summer fun with our families. Have you made your spring cleaning list yet? I always enjoy decluttering, dusting, and...
March 9, 2021
Stories impart wisdom. And stories get passed on. Will yours?
When I was a kid, my grandpa was a maintenance man. In his shop he had a bunch of neat stuff, and I remember one day playing with some beer bottles. “Which one holds the most water Jay?” My grandpa...
February 23, 2021
Is friction burning up your money unnecessarily?
In Saskatchewan, while we have few options for downhill skiing (and no good options if you’re from the mountains!), we are blessed with an abundance of cross country ski trails. A couple of places Keri and I like to go...
February 9, 2021
What Does Family Day Mean to You?
For many it means a very welcome day off from work or school during a traditionally chilly time of the year. It’s spending quality time with our families with gratitude in our hearts. The turkey has worn off and Christmas...
January 12, 2021
Are you Focused on what Matters Most?
Thursday, January 4, 2018. Our flight arrived back in Saskatoon from Pittsburgh after seeing our business coach. We landed at 10:06pm and Tim and I drove straight to Springside, SK where our kids were staying with family. We arrived after...
December 22, 2020
A Little Lesson in Wellness
2020 has been a big year, to say the least! In my family, there were a few milestone birthdays. One notable day was my grandma’s 90th birthday in February. My grandma is extra special. She is without a doubt, the...