Our saga begins 1,207 months ago in the small seaside town of Troon, Scotland. A boy was born whose journeys would take him to Canada where he lived in southern Ontario, a homestead in Manitoba, and the Arctic. Along the way, he earned certifications in several trades and an executiveContinue Reading

On September 8, 2019, Alexander Bell Harvey turned 100 years old. Family and friends got together at the Fairhaven long-term care facility, where he and Hazel now live, for a celebration. Well in excess of 100 people attended that day. Among the attractions Al was able to offer were: greetingsContinue Reading

Volunteer week is over for this year.  Remember, however, that the need continues throughout the year. Your life and assets have their greatest value when used for the benefit of others.

I’ve discovered the joy of making my own maps on Google Maps. In addition to a map of the places we’ve lived, I now have one of the interesting places we’ve been. Here it is.

Since my last post on our vacation in Tobago, I’ve loaded the pictures I took onto my computer, and then decided someone may like to look at them.  While I haven’t been able to get one of the slide show plugins to work properly (I’ll work on that later), IContinue Reading

Well, we’ve just returned from a winter holiday comprising 10 days in Tobago.  We were able to take the entire family, our first such holiday in many years, so there were 10 of us.  We rented a beachfront villa in Bacolet, just outside of Scarborough.  You can see it here. Continue Reading