All you need

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012

Christmas makes me sentimental. I think it has something to do with getting older, wiser (what? It could happen) and more humble.

Faith restored

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012

The best thing about my job is the people I meet. Last week was no exception when I spoke to the lead organizers of six of Wellington County’s food banks. If you need your faith in humanity restored this season, look no further than right here at home.

Touch Down

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012

Like many of you fair-weather fans out there, I jumped on the Grey Cup bandwagon and booked a spot on the couch to watch the Canadian Football League’s big trophy game. I confess I got wrapped up in the nostalgia of it all; the history of the sport, the legends of the game, and the […]

Carpenter on Vacation

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012

Last week, I told you about our family vacation to the sunny south. This week let me tell you why it is good to be the Carpenter (or any man, really) on vacation.

Packing Up

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012

The funny thing about a vacation is that you don’t know you need one until you are actually on one.