Tag Archives: family

Be the One

It’s the holiday season again.  Family gatherings. Family laughs. Family memories. Family arguments? Every year I’m told of family holiday dinners that turn from festive to furious. 1 part travel madness 1 part panic gift purchasing 1 part explaining to … Continue reading

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70 Years of Love

This weekend my family came together for a mile stone celebration; the 70th wedding anniversary of my parents. Yes, seven-zero. Their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren all shared in the laughter, tears, love, and cake. When I’ve mentioned 70th to people … Continue reading

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To Absent Loved Ones

When my family immigrated to Canada many years ago, we were it.  Just the five of us.  No family or friends waiting to greet us at the dock.  That very first Christmas my parents started a tradition. Christmas dinner was … Continue reading

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