When we were on the north shore of the St. Lawrence River earlier this summer, my partner and I stayed at a delightful bed and breakfast, run by a woman who knew about good food. She urged us to have Continue reading “Dainty doesn’t do it”
Until earlier today, I thought I was doing all I could to minimize the impact of my use of air travel on the environment. I fly as seldom as I can.. Most often, when I fly, it is for work, Continue reading Up, up and away?
The dog days of summer, I must admit, had pushed the Justin Trudeau/Jody Wilson-Raybould/SNC-Lavalin story into the back of my mind in recent weeks. That changed abruptly yesterday, with the release of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner’s “Trudeau Continue reading “A bombshell report”
There has been a lot of talk about threats to the bee population around the world over the past few years. Climate change, habitat loss and pesticides seem to be the most serious sources of the declining numbers of bees, Continue reading The buzz about bees