Category Archives: Canada

The Cavalry Ain’t Coming.

“The cavalry ain’t coming. You’ve got to do this yourself.”                                                                – Christopher Gardner Christopher Paul Gardner (born February 9, 1954) is an American businessman and motivational […]
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Those Crazy “Canucks” …

“Cold! If the thermometer had been an inch longer we’d have frozen to death.”  ~ Mark Twain ~~~ Book Your Flight: Canada’s International Hair Freezing Competition Is Here BY MICHELE DEBCZAK TAKHINI HOT POOLS If you’re looking to instantly transform your hairstyle, head to Takhini Hot Pools in Canada’s Yukon Territory. The natural hot springs there make it possible […]
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Frosty Update!

It was extremely wet here with high winds over night, and here is the condition I found Frosty in this morning when I opened the blinds in my office … too much eggnog for him perhaps? ~~~ But his smile came back when I took him back to the warmth of the garage … little […]
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It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas …

“The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped in each other.” ~  Burton Hillis William E. (“Bill”) Vaughan (October 8, 1915 – February 25, 1977) was an American columnist and author. Born in Saint Louis, Missouri, he wrote a syndicated column for the Kansas City Star from 1946 until his death in 1977. He […]
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In Flanders fields …

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below.   We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie, […]
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