Month: December 2020

Happy Birthday in Heaven

  My dear little Cara, On the evening before the day of your birth, my thoughts turn back to that magical time of pregnancy.  1974: We attended classes together all fall, you often waking for morning exercise during City Planning, an option of my Social Work program.  As you performed your gymnastic routines, I wondered … Continue reading “Happy Birthday in Heaven”

Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards

  The Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards honour extraordinary Albertans whose volunteer achievement contribute to the well-being of their community and fellow community members.  The Awards are presented annually on or around International Volunteer Day, December 5th, with two recipients in  each category of youth, adult, and senior.  In 2020 three Awards were added for … Continue reading “Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards”