Big Block of Cheese

I recently bought cheese from a friend of a friend as a fund raiser.  Let’s just say it’s significantly larger than a normal block of cheese.  This (of course) made think of “Big Block of Cheese Day” on the West Wing. This is one of my favourite meetings (and incidentally, it freaks me out too).…

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Celestial Navigation

Part of our Grade 10 Phys Ed curriculum was a segment on orienteering. We studied maps and learned to use compasses. Then we were set loose for the practical portion of the class – navigating through the woods following directions based on the skills we had learned. We scoffed at the parental permission slips with…

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