Category Humour

Is It Tuesday Already?

I’m not sure where the weekend went. I had about a dozen different ideas that I wanted to use for today’s post. Turns out that was too many – I couldn’t decide which of the posts I should finish. So instead you’ll instead get some visual humour I found online that amused me. I hope […]

Up To Date Information

I noticed this notice by the pool (actually it is a splash pad) next to my local library. I’m sure the area was open last summer, so I guess keeping information current isn’t a priority for the City of Ottawa.

Randomness for a Wednesday

Given a choice between watching NHL playoff hockey on television and editing a post for today, I chose the hockey. Given that the team I was cheering for lost, it probably wasn’t the smartest move. I didn’t want to leave you with nothing to contemplate, and I’m going to ignore Star Wars day tomorrow, but […]

The Picture Says It All

I’ve never been a huge fan of video games – and now I know why!

Easter 2017

I had so many things I wanted to say today, about hope and resurrection and the joys of Easter. I thought about all the Easter sermons that will be preached today, and marveled that almost 2,000 years later there are still ways to tell the story that are fresh and intriguing. I thought about telling […]

Feeling Lazy This Morning

Cult of Personality

Canada’s diplomats have received their orders: no more selfies with the Prime Minister. It is not that  foreign service officers have been flocking to have their photo taken with the man dubbed “Prime Minister Selfie;” it is that some of our diplomatic missions have purchased life-sized cardboard cutouts of the PM that are being used […]