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Visiting the HMCS Haida #ParksCanada

This past weekend, we toured a war ship!  The HMCS Haida is the last of the Tribal-class Destroyers that served from 1943 to 1963, and it's now located in Hamilton,…
Faith

Fort Hope Recap Video

In May of 2016, I traveled to Fort Hope, Ontario, to serve with a wonderful group of women. I learned two huge things: 1) Our "big" problems here in Southern…
Just for Fun

7 Canadian TV Shows You’ll Love

Canadian TV has come a LONG way since the days of The Beachcombers, Danger Bay, Degrassi and The Littlest Hobo.  More and more of our Canadian-born talent is staying close…
Just for Fun

Why I Love Being A Canadian

I am Canadian, and I love my country!  Canada Day is quickly approaching, and I'm looking forward to celebrating Canada!  Why do I love living in Canada so much?  Here…
DIY Projects

Giving Back

"There are children starving in Africa" - isn't that what our parents used to say to us when we didn't finish everything on our plates?  I always wanted to say…
Life In General

#CanadaStrong

We are Canadian.  We are the True North, Strong and Free.   Yesterday a bad thing happened.  A bad man (maybe more) attacked Ottawa and as a result, our nation.…
Momentary Clarity

Bliss?

I live in Canada.  We don't have racism here.  Or do we?  I can't tell.  I'm white. They say ignorance is bliss.  And generally "they" are right.  But what if…