This past summer my son has become more and more adventurous in the ocean. We have a cottage that’s just a couple of minutes walk from a really great provincial beach so I’m happy he’s enjoying it but there is that part of me that is consistently terrified of impending doom. Now sometimes your child[…]

Tough Customers

Do you remember the toughest that you’ve ever had? What made them tough? Were the unreasonable? Indecisive? Rude? I remember my toughest customer. She’s demanding, relentless, quick to change her mind and unreasonable. She’s been with me around two years and I suspect that she’ll be with me much longer. She’s my daughter and according[…]