• A "Grand" Life!
  • Friday, March 10, 2017

    “That is one good thing about this world . . . there are always sure to be more springs.” ~ L.M. Montgomery I dread looking out the window in the morning for fear of seeing how much snow accumulated overnight. I’m hearing rumours of a warming trend next week so maybe, if we can just […]

  • A "Grand" Life!
  • Sunday, January 8, 2017

    “We all grow up with the weight of history on us. Our ancestors dwell in the attics of our brains as they do in the spiraling chains of knowledge hidden in every cell of our bodies.” ~Shirley Abbott A restless night; awake too often with this skin issue. If I were a napping person I’d […]

  • A "Grand" Life!
  • Tuesday, December 13, 2016

    “My mother said, Don’t worry about what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you’ve done well.” ~ Lord Mountbatten Legacy. It’s a word I spend a lot of time thinking about. We’ve had much fun with our granddaughter this week making memories I hope she’ll treasure in the years […]

  • A "Grand" Life!
  • The Morning After

    I walk through the rooms in my silent home gathering treasures. A doll dress and bonnet on a stool; papers, markers and crayons on the coffee table; pink and white plastic flowers twisted together in a bouquet; a plastic doll’s baby bottle; wooden popsicle sticks left over from a craft activity; containers of sparkles; so […]