Canada, Land of Milk and Honey, Hope and Future? Think Again!

It’s all over the Canadian news; every week there is some snippet telling us that cost of living in Canada is climbing, and climbing, and climbing again.  Well, it’s not referred to as cost of living but news anchors rather highlight some areas, such as housing and food and even seniors were mentioned a couple […]

Old to New Year’s Wanderings

Christmas was a cosy celebration together with my second son and his family in Antwerp, Belgium. My son, together with his wife’s brother, cooked up a storm and we were regaled to a scrumptious multi-course spread; oysters, freshly-made soup, tagliatelle and cappelletti (similar to tortellini), and the list goes on. All the rest of us […]