Happy Heritage Day!

Here in Nova Scotia, it is Nova Scotia Heritage Day. Each year we celebrate the life and accomplishments of a Canadian. This year, we celebrate the Mikmaq community. Since it is a statutory holiday, Iain and I were off today. It was nice and relaxing. Also, with the publishing of this post, I will only … Continue reading Happy Heritage Day!

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Why I Wear A Poppy

A poppy. It seems like an inconsequential flower. To me, it is so much more. It stands for truth, strength and memory. I have not served my country. I have not left my family to defend another. I have not fought "the good fight". This flower however lets me remember all those who have. I … Continue reading Why I Wear A Poppy