Monthly Archives: September 2012

Community Aid

For years we have given groceries to food drives at school and at church (back when Lynn was alive and we went to church) it never really occurred to me that I would one day need to use a food … Continue reading

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What’s for lunch?

The day started early for a Sunday morning yesterday. It is always like that when there is a race to be run and yesterday was just a little unplanned because the actual decision to run the Montreal half-marathon (21.1K) was … Continue reading

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the book of lynn priest – mountains and mountains of things

Lynn kept everything. If it could be saved then it would be saved. It was one of the few bones of contention in our marriage though in truth I mostly just moaned about it when I didn’t have somewhere to … Continue reading

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the book of lynn priest – crazy lady

Lynn had a vision of her future life before we met and it did not include getting married.The vision such as it was, was to grow old alone. As with everything Lynn planned though there was a twist. She was … Continue reading

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Is it that time already?

Late September. Almost. Last weekend we made a half day of it after my morning bike ride on Saturday with my neighbour. Our daughter had to go downtown to get a new OPUS card (really – don’t get me started … Continue reading

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Simple things

Some days it seems like my head is going to explode. In comparison to other parents our children are asked to do very little, simple tasks really. Are these things too demanding? Bathe. Dress. Wake up on time. Go to … Continue reading

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Sleepless in Montreal

Last week was a sleepless one which is unusual for someone who normally sleeps soundly. Despite retiring early in the evening I was tossing and turning and generally not falling asleep until two sometimes three in the morning. The odd … Continue reading

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Labour Day Weekend

It is fitting that a portion of today was spent watching The Complete Third Season: Glee and then writing a review. The weekend started with a different kind of work. Saturday morning I was up at 5:30 to have a … Continue reading

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