Life Lessons in the Coffee Aisle

Here was my dilemma in the grocery store this morning. I had to buy coffee for myself – I can only drink decaf in order to avoid terrible headaches. I have in my hand some fair trade decaf ground coffee, yet I see that Nescafé instant is less than half price of what I’m holding in my hand….

Vote, Pray, Love

We reached another landmark day yesterday, voting in the Canadian Federal Election for the first time. For weeks I tried to understand the ins and outs of the Canadian political parties and their platforms (and I do not mean their shoes). The system here is much like the UK, and the campaigning much the same. It’s hard…