1 Week Until Christmas!

Posted on Dec 18, 2020 in Seasonal

Only 1 week until Christmas Day.  What have you left to do?
I have my shopping done.  Gifts are bought and things are ready for the special day. 
The only thing left is a trip to the grocery store.
This year's celebrations will not include many of our annual traditions.   
We will miss our scheduled 2nd annual Gift Exchange around a cozy fire with wonderful...

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Lest We Forget

Posted on Nov 11, 2020 in Seasonal

2020 might be the first Remembrance Day that I can remember, that I may not be able to join in the Tara Remembrance Day Service at the Cenotaph.  We would normally gather there together with family, friends, and neighbours to commemorate those who have served our country.  This year the service is limited to 100 attendees. We will stand our distance...

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Happy Hunting 

Posted on Nov 02, 2020 in Seasonal

Today marks the first day of rifle season for deer hunters in the area.   My family look forward to this week all year long.  The opportunity to provide meat for our family to enjoy, all the while ensuring the health and maintenance of the local deer population is something they are proud of. 

I want to remind everyone to be extra diligent about deer cr...

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Posted on Oct 31, 2020 in Seasonal

There is nothing better than getting an extra hour of sleep, so don't forget to turn your clocks back an hour before heading to bed tonight. Fall back and enjoy some extra Zs.

Interesting fact:
Daylight saving time was an idea that a British Builder named William Willett had back in the early 1900's. He noticed that people tended to waste daylight ho...

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