Gender Identity Diversity in Alberta Schools

Last week, the Alberta, Canada, Government released a document called Guidelines for Best Practices: Creating Learning Environments that Respect Diverse Sexual Orientations, Gender Identities and Gender Expressions. You can download the document here in PDF format. As I read through this document, I wished I would be going to school in this kind of open, … Continue reading Gender Identity Diversity in Alberta Schools


It's snowing today in Calgary. While this is expected for March, it was unexpected for me. We moved here from Lloydminster last August, and after two-and-a-half years there, I thought we were used to heavy snow. The good news is, the yard is much smaller, there is no driveway, and the front path is much … Continue reading Snowfall

Still alive!

Not much to say. Sorry for my readers (all three of you). So much has happened, and yet not much has happened. It's the same as when you catch up with an old friend and find out that apart from that big piece of news, they are the same person. So for the record, our … Continue reading Still alive!