Tag Archives: Canada

Kevin and Sarah get married.

Sherry and I took off from Dallas on Friday morning to spend the weekend in Nanaimo, BC with family and to attend my nephew’s wedding. Kevin is my brother’s second son. The weather is supposed to be 50 – 60 … Continue reading

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Chris and Kelly in Texas

Having my oldest son and wife Kelly come and visit us in Texas for the week was a very enjoyable experience as we explored the sights of Dallas with them. After a Season’s 52 treat (one of our favorite restaurants … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls is Spectacular

Going to Niagara Falls was another Bucket List item of mine and after attending the Grey Cup in Toronto with Peter I drove to Niagara Falls the next day. It was about 90 minutes to get there and I stopped … Continue reading

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The Grey Cup

One of my bucket list items has been to go to the Grey Cup, the Canadian equivalent to the Super Bowl. Last year I was visiting with my family in Nanaimo and watched the Grey Cup on TV with them. … Continue reading

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The Canadian Rockies Rock

A trip to Calgary and Banff to see my family and friends is a highlight of my life and always generates many fond memories. Last night I had dinner with Pastor Marc and Lisa from Grand Goave, Haiti and their … Continue reading

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Another Canadian Family Adventure

The four-hour flight to Calgary is a non stop, easy trip on American Airlines and a great chance to get caught up on reading or watching IPad movies. The flight usually has Wi-Fi allowing for the joy of Facebook communication … Continue reading

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Canadian Health Care is Lacking

You don’t have to look far if you live in Canada (or have family in Canada as I do) to see the end result of socialized medicine. My Mother’s Doctor told me that I shouldn’t expect any better quslity of … Continue reading

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Surprising your Mom is Fun

I don’t get to see my Mother very often anymore now that she lives in Nanaimo, BC so it’s always fun to go there to see her, especially when I get to surprise her. And of course, I get to … Continue reading

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Hockey Adventure Continued

See the trip video here. After a short flight to Montreal (Chris got to ride in his favorite Lincoln Limo), we went to an Irish pub and enjoyed downtown Montreal. Montreal prevailed over Carolina 4-0 in a fast paced game. … Continue reading

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Tsunami Debris from Japan to hit Canada

It’s hard to believe that the debris from the Japanese Tsunami is evidently the size of California and its expected to start hitting the British Columbia shoreline in the next few days according to this Canadian news report.

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