We Need a Carbon Tax


Koala bears are “functionally extinct”. Extreme weather has become a norm. Bees are dying. Whether you believe in climate change or not, tangible changes are happening and none of them are good.

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Surviving the migraine hangover

Visual Aura Migraines: A Survival Guide


I turned the car into the grocery store parking lot, just as a dark cloud rolled in. Or so I thought. The day had been cloudy, on and off, with Calgary’s April snowstorm having just happened. (Yep, every April we get a day of heavy snow. Spring snowstorms bring May flowers in Alberta, Canada). Dark, snow-heavy clouds still hovered and…

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How renovations are affecting our daughter's ADHD- and how we're coping.

ADHD & Renovations


Although I’m the one that’s home during most of the noise, it seems to affect Isabella the most. Her ADHD is so high since the renovations began. She speed talks, speaks compulsively and more constantly…..

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Road trips in an electric car: green way to travel.

On The Road: Electric Car Road Trip!


With sunny weather back again and the snow melting away, I’m getting itchy feet and can’t help planning vacations. It doesn’t help that I’m re-reading On the Road by Kerouac. Maybe a USA road trip with a rented electric car is in order? Enjoy this guest post to get your soul wandering and mind planning new adventures….

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