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We are terrible carpenters. For much of the past decade, we focused on renovating our house at Vantage Point. We tried to modify the standard, tried-and-true ways of involving volunteers. In the process, we failed miserably. When we were acting as carpenters, every renovation failed.
Accommodation. An interesting word, with many meanings...At one time I would have gone immediately to a definition of lodging. And people who know me will recognize my absolute first choice of accommodation is a Fairmont Hotel. Definitely my favourite – if I can’t stay with family or friends. Recently I have thought of the word, accommodation, in many other ways. From the Free Dictionary online, I now refer specifically to: “5. willingness to help or oblige.”
I always love this time of year ... the blank calendar, new projects, and opportunity for reflection and fresh starts. A chance to contemplate the challenges and successes of the past year, and dream about the one ahead. It’s a time I often feel anything is possible.