The warmth and summer-like conditions we’ve had this week has certainly been up-lifting coupled with certain outdoor amenities “re-opening” again. I put that in brackets because we’ve been down this road before so I don’t want to get my hopes up too high just yet. Let’s call it cautious optimism. I’ll take what I can … More Cautious Optimism. A Step Closer to Normalcy.
It’s a pleasant, mild Saturday today which made for a good opportunity to go out and soak in the sunshine and get some fresh air. During my stroll, I observed something that truly illustrated a sign of the times. An individual was doing, was appeared to be, pull-ups by gripping the top of one of … More Pandemic Problems: Getting Creative or Desperate?
By now the pandemic fatigue is real. At this time last year, our biggest concern was not being able to get enough toilet paper and Lysol wipes. A year later, there is a mad dash to get vaccinated in the hopes that we can restore some semblance of a normalcy we once knew. We know … More The Soothing Sounds of Smooth Jazz
Today is the first day of Spring in 2021. While the air is still frosty, the promise of longer days and prolonged sunlight always gives a renewed sense of optimism every year. With the current times, any sign of brighter days is welcomed. I find that the only way to not let the continued chaos … More The Only Way Forward is Through
It’s hard to believe that it’s been about a year now that we have been navigating this pandemic. Our lives are now essentially dictated by colour-based restriction ‘zones’, and at any given time it’s a matter of “Okay, what more is open now?” “How many people can I commiserate with in person? I’m sure I … More Yearning for the ‘Goodlife’ again