Silver Cross Parent?

Gender equity has been elusive even though people of all genders have worked hard to achieve this goal, especially in the last century. To achieve gender equity, it is necessary for everyone to examine the historical situations and stereotypical assumptions that have placed us into siloes of our roles for many years. This year, two…

Remembrance Day

Tomorrow, it will snow, if the weather forecast is correct. This will make for an interesting Remembrance Day at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, where I live. I have been to the War Memorial in all weather, including snow, but I do not ever remember it snowing through the ceremony before, except for a…

Remembrance

Yesterday, at 11 am, as Canadians began the 2 minutes of silence to mark Remembrance Day, I found myself contemplating what it must have been like for all those at the front line when they learned that the war was over. I contemplated the members of the Medical Corps in particular. I could imagine them…