Today we buried my uncle Frank. He was the last of my uncles standing, and I’ve always been tremendously fond of him. He had a good word for me, anytime I saw him, in his booming baritone voice. I admired his directness and the enjoyment… Read More
Saturday, I took my aunt M out to lunch. It’s always a delight to see her. She’s my father’s sister, in her late 80s now. We decided to go to one of those big Chinese buffet places. I drove us over there, found a decent… Read More
As cool a day as it was today, Memphis and her pal Max went swimming in the Lake – several times.
For those readers outside of Canada, this is Thanksgiving Weekend for us. It happens on the second Monday in October each year. Thanksgiving is a harvest celebration, to give thanks at the end of harvest season. We celebrate each year with Tuffy P’s side of… Read More