Politics

Activism or Anti-Activism?

“What’s good for the goose is good for the gander.” – anon We are lucky to live in a country where we are allowed to freely express our opinions and even hold legal protests to demonstrate our commitment to our caus...


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”,...



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 ...



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 ...


Chick-A-Dee In The Chimney

Chick-A-Dee In The Chimney ”The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.” – Sun Tzu Over the past few years, the red squirrel in my backyard and I have enjoyed a very fragile but peaceful coexistenc...


Changing Canada’s National Anthem

“You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.” – Pearl S. Buck I don’t understand why so many people are afraid to make changes. Unless the change is simply for the...



A Win-Win Solution For Ontario Hydro

– jim young Fire Wynne too and it becomes a win-win-win solution.