The Toronto Star has been running a weekly series called "What's For Dinner", where a reporter goes to an Average Joe's home to see what they cook for dinner and to inventory the contents of their freezer and pantry. This weeks' lucky reader was a single "Mom" of two young children who served up something called Ground Beef Chop Suey...
Never realised there were so many differences…
My first act on booting up the laptop is to scan the internet for news of how Britain is coping with the rioting and mindless thuggery that is spreading like a stain across the country.
Canadian money is also called the loony. How can you take an economic crisis seriously? - Robin Williams
A cause for celebration! After a year of pedestrianism in the country where Car is King, we are finally getting our own set of wheels. After months of trying to find ways around the various restraints imposed by a work visa we lucked out with a sweet deal from the boys at Jeep.
10 Best Cities for Expats | Off Track Planet. If this doesn’t make you want to pack your bags and see what’s out there… nothing will! Where is your favourite destination?
The question I asked myself the most throughout my first year in Canada was, " Which is better then, Britain or Canada?" or "So, which do I like best, Britain or Canada?" or a thousand other variations on the same theme, to the extent that I even made a list of "Things I miss about Britain and things I would miss about Canada if I left".
Back in England, my life was full of Things but no Substance. Living on a shoestring here in Canada has been like slowly waking up from a long sleep.