Category Archives: Dining

Florida has great weather!

After a short three day trip to Orlando for the APA Convention I have concluded that the weather reasons that people use for moving here are understandable. Past trips here have been uncomfortably hot and humid but this trip was … Continue reading

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Our 25th Wedding Anniversary

Sherry and I spent a wonderful evening at The Grotto with family and friends last night to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. The food was wonderful and having so many of our friends helping us celebrate the occasion was pretty … Continue reading

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Vancouver Island Family

Traveling to Vancouver Island has its challenges but it’s always a fabulous sight-seeing experience. After meeting with Paul in Victoria, My brother Peter picked me up and we had lunch with my nephew Brian, who also works for the RCMP. … Continue reading

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The Busiest Day of our Lives

What a day! It started with Austin’s Confirmation followed by a lunch with Cecil and Julia, then the annual Kentucky Derby Party at Louis and Julie’s house, then a moving-away poolside party at Rob and Val’s and finally a late … Continue reading

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NCAA Frozen Four Hockey Finals

The NCAA decided, in their infinite wisdom, to hold the College Hockey Championship in Florida this year. My bet is that it will be a mistake given that College Hockey here is non- existent and only one large market College … Continue reading

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Friday Spring Happy Hour

There is nothing more fun than meeting friends at an outdoor fun place after work (or during work) for adult refreshments and the opportunity to share the weeks activities.

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New York, New York

Reading the New York Times on the flight to New York I was excited to see a couple of Broadway plays that I’d like to see tonight. A full page ad in the paper really caught my eye. It implored … Continue reading

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Calgary is Beautiful

After meeting Patsy for breakfast I visited Trevor at Black Diamond and arranged to meet him at the Dallas Stars game next Tuesday night. Then I picked up Auntie Guite and took her downtown to Ceasar’s Steak House for lunch … Continue reading

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Columbus Ohio with Tim and Family

I couldn’t get to Columbus for Christmas and Chloe was in town from Windsor for the weekend so we decided to have a late Christmas and an early birthday for Tim. Connor is almost as tall as me and Chloe … Continue reading

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Christmas Season is the Best

There just isn’t anything better than a quiet Christmas season at home with family and friends. Although its been a challenge for me to watch my waistline and my consumption of adult beverages given the numerous Christmas Parties and sporting … Continue reading

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