Month: August 2021

StayCation 12-Aug-2021

12-AUG to 15-AUG Corkuns Island, NS Day 1 As is our usual pattern, I pick Janet up from work on Thursday around 12:40 and we head out of town until Sunday morning. Normally, we have everything in the car when I pick her up but today I spent the morning with a friend and we ….  Read More

Each Day is a Gift

Date: Saturday, August 8, 2021 I woke up this morning around 4:00 am with wonderment that I can feel so good and healthy. At the same time, I am fully aware that cancer is ravaging my liver. It will be overwhelmed at some point in the future and my time on our blue dot will ….  Read More

de Jonge in the K4 500

I was watching the Olympics and to my surprise, the Men’s K4 500, the team of Nicholas Matveev, Mark de Jonge, Pierre-Luc Poulin, and Simon McTavish popped up on the TV screen. It was an exciting quarterfinal to watch and they advanced to the semis. I didn’t realize Mark was still competing but his reputation ….  Read More

Theatre Weekend Coming Up

Janet and I are looking forward to the weekend. After such a long time with no live theatre in our life, we have two events coming up this weekend. And we’re just getting start. We plan to look for other productions. Live theatre and/or concerts enrich our lives in unimaginable ways. Kudos to all the ….  Read More

A Date With A McLaren 675

A huge shoutout to Brian Himmelman. He contacted me to see if I was a car man. My response was yes but never had the deep pockets to be serious. He then asked if I’d like to go for a ride in his new McLaren. It put me in mind of the time I asked ….  Read More