Slightly Burnt Cookies

It has been a very busy weekend for our church, but particularly for the ladies.  My wife was working well into Friday night and early Saturday morning measuring, mixing and then baking several dozen chocolate chip and peanut butter cookies for our church bake sale tables.  The bake sale was part of a large community…

The “Unofficial” Beginning to Summer

Officially it is called the Victoria Day weekend, but many people call it “May two-four”, or the “May 24 long weekend”.  What makes it so special in Canada, is that after a long winter, the weather is warming up, and there is a pretty good chance you can walk around without a jacket.  It is…

The Unseen Power

Electricity has always been around, but it has only just been over a century that mankind has been able to commercially harness it.  Who would have thought. Who would have thought that from that daring experiment by Benjamin Franklin where he extracted power from a lightning rod using a metal key tied to a kite.  And today…

Our Superhero Moms…Happy Mother’s Day

From the website link on mother’s day facts, trivia and lore; Mother’s Day is celebrated in over 50 countries of the world.  Many counties the day is celebrated in May, but in some countries it is held on a completely different month of the year.  And for whatever reason, the vast majority of languages worldwide,…