Monthly Archives: May 2012

Sunday #22: May 27, 2012 – Six San Francisco Treats to Savour

I love to travel, and I love to eat, so it stands to reason that when I travel, I am always looking for good things to eat. My recent trip to San Francisco was no different. I want to share … Continue reading

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RCMP Officer’s Slap on the Wrist is a Slap in the Face to Women

As a woman, I am disgusted by recent news of the punishment handed out by the RCMP to former Edmonton officer Staff Sgt. Don Ray. After a pattern of inappropriate behaviour over several years—including drinking alcohol with female subordinates, having … Continue reading

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Sunday #21: May 20, 2012 – First Weekend of Summer

It’s the Victoria Day weekend in Canada. Summer doesn’t officially start until June 21 (or so depending on the scientific date of the solstice), and some years we have been known to have snow this late in the season. Nonetheless, many Canadians … Continue reading

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Sunday #20: May 13, 2012 – Guilt Trip Cancelled

I was raised a Roman Catholic. People often tell jokes about Catholic guilt. Those jokes are based on stereotypes, but stereotypes develop for a reason. People joke about Catholic guilt because we really do live by it. As you can … Continue reading

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Sunday #19: May 6, 2012 – Seek and Ye Shall Find… Dopamine.

Questions. We all ask them. Of ourselves, of others, of the universe. Often those questions remain unanswered. We pose them, but we get no real responses. Sometimes we answer those questions for ourselves down the road, after we have done … Continue reading

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