A Barenaked Lesson

September 27, 2017

by Jeannie Vassos

  Last year my husband and I took a trip to beautiful Newfoundland to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. On the last day, as we got seated at a restaurant for lunch, I glanced around my surroundings and noticed a dynamic looking person sitting at the next table (kitty-corner to our table). And while I’ve only seen professional photos of …

O Canada!

June 30, 2017

by Jeannie Vassos

Unfortunately, I feel I must begin this with a disclaimer that I realize that this 150th celebration is controversial, and that our governments and citizens have not always made the best choices. This post has nothing to do with that, but is simply about Canada, our home and native land, and what it’s role and our role is in the …