TagPandemic decisions

Pandemic Progress

I haven’t thought about back-to-school for elementary and secondary students for awhile. Rebecca, our youngest child, graduated from Grade 12 in 2016 . Here’s a post from 2014 in which I mention the four of them   But this year, the Year of the Pandemic, back-to-school for children and teenagers is on all of our minds…another example of the many unusual side effects of a pandemic. Another...

A Clean Kind of Sad

About a week ago we decided to not reopen the store in the concourse of First Canadian Place, Canada’s tallest building at the corner of King & Bay. Right until the last day we served customers there (Monday, March 16th), it was so busy: there are/were just so many people in the offices flanking the King & Bay intersection. But it was the right decision for all the reasons I mentioned in...


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