My Sister’s Closet

The “snowbirds” are in Yucatan right now, and the year-round international residents find themselves with much more company than during late spring through early fall. Right now there are a lot of dinners and cocktail parties, special events. And in order to have the support of winter friends, many service groups based in Merida andContinue reading “My Sister’s Closet”

Maybe we need to think again?

Like most children growing up in Canada during the 1950s and 60s, I knew a lot about WWII history; it hadn’t been long since “the war” ended, and many families had lost uncles and fathers. As teenagers we became aware that war, disease and famine made life hell-on-earth in many parts of the world; inContinue reading “Maybe we need to think again?”