CBC Food Bank Day Challenge

A week from Friday CBC has its annual food bank day where people around the province give generously to the food banks of the province. Every year since Aidan was 8 months old we have gone to the food bank day for part of the day. It feels like the real start of Christmas to […] . . . → Read More: CBC Food Bank Day Challenge

Charity Begins at Home

One thing I always knew as we were growing up was that no matter how poor we were there were always people who were much worse off than we were.  In fact for the most part I didn’t know that we were poor.  We always had a roof over our heads and plenty to eat.  […] . . . → Read More: Charity Begins at Home

Getting Ready for Christmas

I know it is only the 6th of November and we have barely passed Halloween but I have been thinking about Christmas for a while.  This will be the first year that Aidan is really excited about Christmas and we will be celebrating here in Vancouver.  That is not to say that we haven’t celebrated […] . . . → Read More: Getting Ready for Christmas