Yesterday, while ambling slowly back from school, J and I were having our usual conversation about how her day went. It transpired that they had a sort of silent fire drill. I probed her for details. She explained to me that they were practising what to do if a skunk got into the school...
When I first moved to Canada I was struck by the wealth of Canadian flags on display everywhere. I don't just mean in shops or at tourist attractions, I'm talking on peoples lawns or balconies, some people actually have flagpoles on their property.
I just got listed at Future Expats Forum 🙂
We all know a great idea when we see one. We all wish we had thought of it first, but by getting involved, we can share in it's success - a success that will make life better for everyone. What can you do today?
I missed the lineup in the playground this morning. By the time we arrived all the children had gone in, their parents stopping to chat as they wheeled siblings back home. Little did I know the dilemma this would cause... Please, someone help me understand these Canucks and their strange ways!
What does the term "expat" mean to you? If anyone had asked me that a few years ago, it would have conjured up images of sunburnt Brits on the Costa del Sol, eating full English breakfasts, wearing Union Jack shorts and waving cans of Carlsberg at anyone within shouting distance.
CP24- Spotting a star: The where, the what and the who. Only a few days left until TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) ends – here’s where to share in the stardust…
A trip to the mailbox brought mixed feelings. I finally got my Canadian Drivers License, I can now legally join the majority of the population in dodging death on the highway!
Writing can be a risky business at the best of times; baring your soul, putting yourself "out there" for all to read. Will anyone be interested? Will anyone care?
We had a visitor to our garden this morning . A marmalade and white cat with the most beautiful amber eyes. S & T were enraptured by it's presence, excited to stroke it and make it feel at home and fill it in on the days news...