Season 2 Episode 62: Aaron Launches Family Book Challenge 2021

Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening in.  I am heading over the Canadian Rockies to St. Albert, Alberta to meet up with my nephew, Aaron, who has challenged our family to the Book Challenge 2021. As background, it all started in January 2020, when I received Aaron’s message challenging me to…

Season 2 Episode 60: Brian on Music & Celebration

Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening in.   I am heading over the Canadian Rockies to St. Albert, Alberta. Brian, my brother, has come back to continue the conversation on embracing a greater journey.  In our last two podcasts together, we discussed the stages of life, from childhood to old age…

Season 2 Episode 59: Hanne Siebers on the Art of Photography

Welcome to Tea Toast & Trivia.  Thank you for listening in.  I am heading to Blakeney National Nature Reserve on the north coast of Norfolk, England, to meet up with my dear blogger friend and photographer, Hanne Siebers.  I have been looking forward to once again witnessing the uninterrupted views of the spectacular North Norfolk coastline, feeling…

Season 2 Episode 58: Elizabeth Gauffreau Reading Telling Sonny

“I am drawn to the inner lives of other people – what they care about, what they most desire, what causes them pain, what brings them joy. These inner lives become my characters.  I am here to share their stories.”  Elizabeth Gauffreau, Writer, Poet, Storyteller Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening…

Season 2 Episode 57: Dave Astor on Comics, Cartoons & Confessions

“Sometimes I lie awake at night, and I ask, ‘Where have I gone wrong’. Then a voice says to me, ‘This is going to take more than one night.”  Charles Schulz Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening in. Dave Astor and I are once again  bridging the 3,923 kilometers between New…

Season 2 Episode 56: Teagan Ríordáin Geneviene Reading Hullaba LuLu

Welcome to Tea, Toast and Trivia. Thank you for listening in. Bookstores, libraries, and coffee shops are great places for book readings. There is something special about hearing the voice of an author reading their stories. Their voice and intonation are  nuanced by the many hours of effort putting pen to paper.  They created the…