Faith, Family, and Food

Faith, Family, and Food

At Thanksgiving there are three things that come to my mind for which I am so very thankful. The first is my faith.  As I survey all that God has given us in this great country my heart overflows with thanksgiving.  We have unparalleled freedoms and...

Back to School

September.  Time for fall routine, pumpkin spice and of course, back to school.  For many of the primary age students this is an exciting time.  Backpacks.  New teachers.  Pencil crayons.  And of course recess.  But what about those of us who have adult children...
Wild Fires

Wild Fires

Every year there seems to be another major disaster. We see them happen, in fact, every other month it seems. While any disaster level event is terrifying, in my mind there is almost nothing that could be worse than a fire. Almost leaves room for one thing though, a...
Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer

…..long, hot, lazy days.  It all sounds great, right?  Especially when you add the ‘dog’ into the equation.  What could be better than spending those summer days with your best friend?  It doesn’t really matter what your preference is, there is a...
Summer Storm Watches

Summer Storm Watches

Weather forecasts aside – I smell storms coming before I see them.  There’s a tang in the air and a heaviness to it – that’s my first clue to look skyward and there have been more than a few looks in the last couple of weeks.  Earlier this week I knew...
Moon Landing

Moon Landing

It’s a 50th Anniversary for me this week.  Not in the traditional sense…  It was 50 years ago this week that I watched man land on the moon – and anything was possible.  It was 4:17:40 pm, July 20, 1969. I was nine years old and at summer camp for the...

#myCHsummer photos

A few weeks ago we asked for photos of you all on your summer vacations in Saskatchewan. Here we will compile the images and stories together on one page! If you have any photos or stories to share, please tag them on social media using #myCHsummer, share them on this...
Celebrate Saskatchewan this Summer

Celebrate Saskatchewan this Summer

As a kid, I have fond memories of taking the Greyhound bus and “working” on my uncle’s farm just north of Herbert.  In fairness, he did a lot more of the work than I did.  But riding around in the back of a pickup truck hauling bales was a memorable way to spend a...