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June 2013

Found 4 blog entries for June 2013.

Someone on my Facebook page said there are two types of Calgarians: those who are now living life as usual, and those whose lives will never be the same again. How inspiring has it been seeing the people whose life has changed minimally, crowding volunteer meetings and bringing food, support, and love to those whose lives will never be the same. My brother-in-law is a Calgary Police officer, and has been working around the clock trying to bring help to people with puffy eyes and deflated hearts. He said he’s never been so well fed. People are falling all over themselves to shower him, and others like him, with food, drink, and gifts. Calgarians are amazing. I wouldn’t want to live anywhere else.

I also love my local community, Auburn Bay, where I have

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Over the last little while, somehow gardening has become a little hobby of mine and Clint’s. I last posted about the beginnings of our garden, and what are plans were. We have since erected our little garden and I’m excited to tell people what we did…despite the fact that such a tiny fraction of you actually care about gardening! LOL.

OK, here’s what we did:

We built 3 garden boxes and we filled them with Broccoli, cucumbers, carrots, lettuce, green onions, cooking onions, and bush beans. We also bought 2 Topsy Turvy tomato planters and we planted 2 tomato plants. There is also a smashing-looking strawberry patch in our front yard, which we are hoping will grow over the years.

Our front step has pots of herbs including mint, oregano, dill, basil,

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