What’s better: relaxing or giving back?
Remembrance Day: looking back when your future has been destroyed by loss and sacrifice
Whatever happened to the UNICEF boxes on Hallowe’en?
I am more than a granny. Time to ditch the stereotypes.
What my grandkids taught me about going back to school
I decided to walk the Camino from Porto to Santiago. Was I nuts?
Walking the Camino with Ann Kirkland reminded me of other articles I have written about Classical Pursuits. Here is a link to my piece on Homer’s Iliad:
And here’s a link to my Classical Pursuits piece on Thomas Mann’s Death in Venice:
Getting along: three generations under one roof. Yikes.
What if the kids don’t want the cottage?
The accidental nanas are the women I’d like to honour on Mother’s Day
Welcome to the future:what the census means for grandparents
Adult re-training never ends and five top grand-dad excuses to avoid changing diapers.
Time to repeal the spanking law
What I learned from re-reading Charlotte’s Web
What can we do to improve educational outcomes on First Nations’ reserves
Why is there such a gender split when it comes to rough play with kids
Don’t use the grandkids as ammo in family fights and 5 things you should never say to your daughter-in-law
Stern granny takes the grandchildren to The Nutcracker
Does being a granny mean I have to dog-sit my kids pets?
Why do we wear poppies on Remembrance Day?
How much pitching in should I do as a grandmother?