Trying to drag the good out of a busy week.

While walking home from work last Friday evening, I was feeling particularly thankful.  It had been a very busy week and I was really looking forward to switching off for a few hours.  I reflected to myself: Each week, we all learn something.  It might be from a...

We got a new pup. We must be mad!

About two years ago we started to notice that our children were nervous and sometimes even afraid around other dogs. It’s really strange because we have a dog at home and they are around it every day. We would teach them to have a healthy respect of dogs but we...

Silly season is over.

Another Christmas is over. Christmas is my favourite time of the year. I hate the marketing side of things. But fortunately we very rarely have a television on in this house and when we do, we tend to stick to streaming services such as Netflix so advertisements have...

Friday night music

Cabin fever was starting to creep in.  I had spent three days migrating sites to a new server and polishing up this site so I was overdue for a bit of relaxation. I decided yesterday at about 4pm that I hadn’t paid the Cobblestone a visit in a while so I’d go for a...