checking in

I’ve been absent for a few months and for good reason: I’ve been really busy!
I have a few posts planned to go up in the next few weeks but until then, here’s a quick recap and some other things that are coming up.Read More »


family history: Baddeck to Brantford

Growing up in a place like Baddeck, I became an involuntary expert on the Bell family from an early age. Alexander Graham Bell settled in Baddeck with his wife and it’s where he conducted many of his experiments with flight, but before that time, he lived in Brantford, Ontario, where his parents had moved with him from Scotland. The Bell family homestead in Brantford is now a museum, one that my sister was determined to see when she travelled to visit me in London.Read More »