What Did You Do During The War Grandma?

Woman in war

“Suppose they Gave a War and Nobody Came.” That was the caption on a popular poster back in the day.  Wouldn’t  it be lovely, but we are not there yet. And as Remembrance day approaches we remember the fallen in wars where everybody went and many didn’t return home. War leaves no stone unturned, no human untouched, and […]

Fall Activities: Photography and Poetry

Relax in the Fall We are now in the last throes of fall.  Yes, it’s still October in Ontario and the  snow did visit us today.  So let us make the most of the time we have left before winter takes over completely.  How can we make the most of the colourful days we have left? […]

Celebrating International Nelson Mandela Day

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, known affectionately as Madiba,  has  taken his place with his ancestors. They  waited with pride for him. A Xhosa born to the Thembu royal family, he was a proud warrior and a great Chief. He was the Father of a democratic nation.  When Madiba toured North America after his release from prison in 1990, there was […]