Month: May 2014

Think you need therapy? You need a choir.

Think you need therapy? You need a choir.

Every Thursday, I drag my work-weary body downtown to Marianopolis College, where I have the privilege to conduct the Siamsa Singers. The Siamsa Singers are a truly unique group within the local choral world: they are a choir that sings almost exclusively Celtic and folk 

Clearing the deck(s)

Clearing the deck(s)

When we first looked at this house as potential buyers, it was the deck that sold us. Don’t get me wrong: we loved (almost) everything else about this house, and what we don’t love is pretty much just cosmetic. But oh the deck… it was 

Take a seat

Take a seat

Actually, don’t, because you’ll probably fall right through. And no, I am not making derogatory remarks about anyone’s weight. I am merely telling the Cinderella-esque story of the four dilapidated chairs that came do live on our deck. My parents hoard collect chairs. To be