The U.S.A. just ain’t what she used to be…

I grew up on the Canadian – American border, and our family spent some summers at Point Roberts and South Beach, in Washington State . I remember tidal pools and sand bars teeming with crawly creatures we would catch, and then release when the tide rose.. Although these two communities are located on a tinyContinue reading “The U.S.A. just ain’t what she used to be…”

The Barrage

Since writing, Magic Made in Mexico, my story is literally an open book… but I’ve not done anything illegal, or so-terribly embarrassing that I need to hide from “enquiring minds”. Really, it doesn’t bother me that people know quite a bit about my life. Nonetheless I feel uneasy with how much information my service providersContinue reading “The Barrage”

Desert Hills Ranch in Ashcroft, BC

A bit of back story about today’s post:  Two years ago, my sister proposed a day trip to Desert Hills, a ranch in Ashcroft, a small town, located an hour and a half from Kamloops. Driving such a distance, just to buy veggies and fruit, is so like Barb. Her never-ending quest for the freshest,Continue reading “Desert Hills Ranch in Ashcroft, BC”