“I call her my warrior woman.” Jeanette Arsenault Best known for her music and social activism over the years, the thing that Jeanette is most proud of is being a mother. Of all the things she has done, which include singing at 2 Olympic Games, recording 7 solo albums and 1 collaboration with her trio … More “This is My Daughter”: Jeanette Arsenault and Kait.
Shuffleboard at the Royal Canadian Legion, Picton Branch was quite a night. Men and women who had either served or were spouses of one who served were casually assembled for a night of drinking and games. Their thoughts were far from the days of war or service, the very thing that connects each of them … More Military Life is Great: Highly Recommended
“You’re either heading toward hope or you’re heading toward death” ~ Ryan Snyder Ryan and Anne both were raised in a Dutch Christian family. Faith was central to their upbringing. An unspoken expectation was felt by both that there was a plan for their lives; college, marriage, house, kids. They were well on their way … More Cancer is their Kryptonite: Ryan and Anne Snyder
It is an absolutely gorgeous day out in Picton, ON and it hardly feels like November. Stopping for a quick bite to eat resulted in a very brief but essential reminder that it was again Poppy season, and I scrounged for any cash I could find. It wasn’t near enough and I apologized for … More More Than Just a Fundraiser: Poppy Power PEC
Prince Edward County has been known for a lot of things as of late; fabulous beaches, excellent farming, quaint wineries, sensational countryside, and tasty restaurants. There are many though within our picturesque region of Ontario who have suffered, with great dignity and strength, a devastating cancer diagnosis. People of PEC would like to put a … More The Cancer Series
I recall as a child coming across these audio tapes of a man speaking, and while I was looking for good music and found none, his voice was curious. The stories he told were familiar but not anything I had lived or known, perhaps it was my recollections of adult conversations, and I was awe … More Old Tapes