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    • Here Is My House Key

      I was going to the grocery store and while walking up to the grocery cart, I noticed something on my key ring. It was a key...

    • Malbec Marathon

      I have spent the early days of the third wave of the pandemic cloistered in my wine cellar like a medieval monk, surviving on fermented...

    • MLA report April 13

      Hello Chestermere-Strathmore readers. DivisivenessAnger for the sake of anger Premier Kenney and Honorable Minister of Health Shandro announced on April 6, 2021, that the province would...

    • Why dogs sneeze

      We all do it and so do dogs: sneeze. The difference is dogs don’t sneeze into their elbow, they just let it all out (yuck!)....

    • Your Cover Letter’s Third Paragraph — Getting the Reader to Act

      If you don’t ask, you don’t get. In the 1992 movie Glengarry Glen Ross, Alec Baldwin’s character, Blake, gives a shape-up or ship-out speech to a...

    • International Whisk(e)y Day

      I have remained sequestered in my wine cellar while the third wave of the pandemic rocks Alberta, emerging only to accept the grocery and booze...

    • Travel: Well it’s happening……

      People are finally feeling comfortable enough to start looking at planning travel again. I know we are very anxious to get going, but there are...

    • Costly

      Reaching out and caring for our neighbours might not seem to cost that much. Attentiveness is not expensive and being alert to the stories of...

    • Banana Seats

      When I was a boy I visited my cousin in Saskatoon. When we played in her front yard I was always on the lookout for the...

    • MLA report April 5

      Hello Chestermere and Strathmore readers Happy Sikh Heritage Month! I am so honoured to mark this month as we reflect on the amazing contributions people...