“Mommy! Look what I’ve got! METAL!” “Metal?” “No, medal!” Mark shouts, barging in to my…
Monthly Archives: June, 2018
Here is the paradox with Chinese food—it’s not as weird as you think and it’s probably not what you imagine.
To me, Mark’s school is some kind of mismanaged charity with inconsistent guidelines where the presence of kids is an inconvenience and volunteers are always needed urgently because made-up reasons.
Sometimes, I say ONE thing ONCE and it will be remembered forever. Problem is, I never know what will stick with Mark. If I did, parenting would be easier, right?
What did you learn as a traveller or as an immigrant? What learning experience was the the most useful to you?
Remember when I explained you didn’t want to get caught in an ice storm? Well, you probably don’t want to get caught in the summer version of these ice storms either—Ottawa’s legendary downpours.
Here comes that awkward moment when you get up one morning and find out your neighbours’ political preferences.