Canada’s Cost of Living – A Bird’s Eye View

In my last post I objected to Canada as still being a land of opportunities because of the increasingly prohibitive cost of living.  This month I’m trying to explain how this affects everyday working Canadians. Let me say up front, that these are my thoughts without trying to put a spiritual spin on them, although […]

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 […]

Visiting the Home Front

Whirlwind Family Visit – The Canadian Clan The West July was filled with family and friends visits and Canadian legalities. It was wonderful to spend time in Calgary, AB with my daughter, husband and granddaughters. Although we regularly visit on Skype, I’m amazed at how my two granddaughters have grown;  Jamie will be starting grade […]