Browsing Tag »Ella«
→ July 4, 2010
BufferSeven years ago, I was standing outside the OR at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto when a nurse handed me two babies – one wrapped in a blue towel, the other in pink. After a few minutes, I had to sit down – not because they were heavy, but because I couldn’t really do anything [...]
→ May 26, 2010
BufferAccording to Wikipedia, Home on the Range is the official song of the state of Kansas.
I’ve always loved that song and it’s come to feel like a bit of an anthem for our new life here on the central Alberta range lands. So when Ella started playing the song in piano lessons, I was thrilled [...]
→ November 15, 2009
BufferHere’s to the loving connection that these two sisters can and do share.
→ August 26, 2009
BufferThis is Ella.
She was the most beautiful girl in the kindergarden, inside and out. Hayalda Hachi Yafa Bagan. Now she is in grade 1 – but the song will be hers forever.
This song brings back many memories. While living in Israel in 1984, long before I had children, I fell in love with this song [...]