Read Malcolm Gladwell's The Outliers. Interesting read.
Finding my inner dog
Got to go camping - just me, myself and I - and the dog. You see, the weather was cold, windy and wet and the kids, well, the kids are past doing what Mama wants. But the dog, he's totally into hiking, beach combing, and eating outdoors. A few mosquitoes never scared him off. We went out to one of my favorite spots at Hecla Island - on the big Lake Winnipeg. It was superb. I shall definitely make this a summer ritual. Just me, the dog, my laptop, and some books. Life can't get much better.
Growing up without grandparents has only increased my need to know who they were. While I've sort of figured out my mom's side of th...