10 Reasons I’m glad I’m Canadian

In celebration of Canada Day I’m re-posting my earlier piece about why I’m glad to be Canadian. The papers were full of patriotic essays and observations and the one I liked the best was in today’s Globe and Mail, entitled The Canadian in me. Here’s a link and I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/facts-and-arguments/the-canadian-in-me/article19391350/#dashboard/follows/ Here’s my earlier post: Watching the…

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Rockin’ and a rollin’ at the hop

Picture this—1964—a high school dance. All the cute girls are dancing with their regular boyfriends. Some of the guys have broken through the line of wallflowers and asked some of the unspoken-for girls to dance. And there are several circles of dateless girls (myself included) dancing together to