May 25, 2018 – Day 9

We can’t believe it’s already Day 9! It honestly went by too quickly. We started off the day with Alice’s homemade blueberry pancakes. There’s a running joke among the community that everyone has their own “secret bush” that they pick from and no one tells anyone where their patch is. Alice actually went to her…

May 24, 2018 – Day 8

Hey everyone! Sadly, yesterday’s Healing Lodge parenting workshop was the last one. But we went back to the Healing Lodge and prayed for 2 ladies that worked there, Treena and Leona. Their busy schedule working as the emergency response team had burned them out (They would reach out to the families in the community that…

May 23, 2018 – Day 7

Today was day 2 of the parenting workshop and we got to hear Elder Ron speak (he is also the Financial Comptroller in Saddle Lake!). He briefly shared about various traditions in the Cree culture including how to earn a pipe. Someone needs to prove they are worthy of a pipe by partaking in traditions…

May 22, 2018 – Day 6

Hi all! We started the day off at Alice’s place with some breakfast, and then went to the Eagle Healing Lodge. The Healing Lodge facilitates different workshops, classes, as well as, counselling. So beautiful there!! Nice view of Saddle Lake 🙂   We attended a Parenting Workshop today and got to listen to different Saddle…