Oopsy Daisy

Life at the Juneau’s farmhouse was often overwhelming with eleven personalities living, working and playing together. Luckily, Melanie had a wicked sense of humour and just enough grace to remain serene in the eye of the hurricane, the CEO of a chaotic domain. She has written hundreds of short stories, insights and articles which only…… Continue reading Oopsy Daisy

Do Small Things

When I was in university, I wanted to carry out something great, heroic even. Like all young people, I wanted to make a difference in the world. After spending 18 years pregnant and/or nursing, I have done nothing noteworthy. Yet I intuitively understand that by mothering, by doing simple things, I have changed the world.  Even…… Continue reading Do Small Things

Inspire me Monday: It is Thanksgiving in Canada

Share “What’s Inspiring You” by creating your own Inspire Me Monday post! It is Thanksgiving today in Canada One of my daughters read this at our Thanksgiving dinner table: “If you have food in your fridge, clothes on your back, a roof over your head and a place to sleep you are richer than 75%…… Continue reading Inspire me Monday: It is Thanksgiving in Canada

Rememberering A Different Kind of Love

It was a conference for Sunday School teachers. The crowd consisted of down-to-earth housewives, mothers, even some older, benevolent grandmotherly types. Lots of nice, well-meaning women attending, simply trying to fill a need at their church. Most were mothers who wanted to be involved in teaching the faith to their kids. My friend and I…… Continue reading Rememberering A Different Kind of Love