Lifestyle

On Being Vegetarian



Of Us

Old ways won’t open new doors.” – anon It’s law now. “O Canada”, Canada’s National anthem has officially had 2 words changed in it. Who would’ve thought changing 2 small words, “thy sons” to “of us”,...



Can Walmart Accomplish Zero Waste by 2025?

“A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” – Colin Powell The problem with living in the city is you put your garbage out at the end of the driveway and just lik...


Waiting For The Other Shoe To Drop

“I find it difficult to trust my eyes. Things are never what they seem.” – Emory R. Frie, Enchanted Forest  For almost 20 years we lived in a townhouse condo unit where the heat (electric) and hydro costs were covere...



Political Persuasions

“Oh! What a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive!” – Sir Walter Scott The first sentence of this meme is not entirely untrue, (it was actually $0.57 cents but who’s counting pennies?) As reported ...


Purchasing Groceries Online

“It’s nice to have valid competition; it pushes you to do better.” – Gianni Versace Before our move to Loring, Ontario last year we carefully considered many factors such as the availability of medical services, bee...


Confusing Christmas Songs

I began questioning things that didn’t seem to make sense to me at a very early age. I think it might have all begun with Christmas. However, it’s not as you might expect. I never questioned the reality of Santa Claus. I al...



Guns, Guns, Guns

“Guns may be the only legal thing you can purchase whose sole intended purpose is to kill.” Nobody likes to be told what to do or not do. That’s human nature. But sometimes rules are necessary for the safety of ourselves ...