the neighbours

2014 August

Training the cats and loving our neighbours

2017-07-19T00:46:27-04:00August 29th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , |4 Comments

It’s been a mad dash these days to pack up the house – again – for our annual return to Uganda. The plane flies this holiday weekend. One of the cats at our African home – she was a kitten not long ago – has apparently given birth in our absence. We've been sent video [...]

2014 July

Celebrating an old life lost. And a young one with joy.

2017-07-19T00:57:45-04:00July 18th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

By the time I came home that day there were already six vehicles in front of the tiny condo that is our neighbour’s – an ambulance, a fire truck, two Emergency 911 vehicles and two paramedic trucks – but they could have brought every life-saving unit this side of the moon and it wouldn’t have mattered [...]