Being born and raised in Alberta, one quickly becomes accustomed to seeing oil derricks like the one below littered around the prairie landscape. Oil and gas has been the bread and butter of my province for countless years, and has been paying the bills in my family for more than 30 years as both my father and I work in the industry.
This will probably be my last post for a few days as I’m going in for laser eye surgery at noon today! I’m not terribly nervous yet, but I know I will be in a couple hours when I get to the clinic. Wish me luck, and I’ll catch up with all of you next week!