Tag: birthday

A Long Weekend in May

Victoria Day weekend is a bit of an unofficial start to summer. While it sometimes is warm, this year Friday was nice and the rest of the weekend turned cool/cold, sometimes with wind; sometimes with rain. So really very much in keeping with the rest of the weather this year. Nevertheless, it was full of family, beaches, birthdays, and weddings. Hopefully that, more than the weather, is a sign of the summer to come.

Happy Birthday Dad!

My father’s birthday has been April 10 for many years now: more than I’ve been around, obviously.  So I don’t know why I was so surprised on Saturday when I realized his birthday was less than a week away.  It happens every year around this time.  I’ve started knitting a pair of socks for Father’s Day, but somehow I completely…