My Canada

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer I love Canada. I have always been proud to stand under our maple leaf flag, to hear our anthem and to sing “God, keep our land glorious and free.”...

Garbage Cake

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer The recipe my Gram made most often was Garbage Cake. Hands down, it was my favourite. Oh, Dad and my uncle loved her oatmeal cookies–and to be fair, th...

Why can’t we just get along?

Recently I laughed as Wallace the Chipmunk shared the birdfeeder with two chickadees in the backyard. The thing is, the feeder is designed to keep squirrels out, which it does, but somehow Wallace can...

On the other side of the screen

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer Cyberspace was busy on Father’s Day. Many fantastic dads were beautifully celebrated by their kids for Father’s Day yesterday. Wonderful images ...

To My Millennials

To My Millennials (A Sort of Commencement Address, brought to you by the letter M)   Test your mettle to earn the medal. Plastic is cool but metal is elemental, and wood and dirt and water are pu...