Reblog – Viola Desmond

I was so pleased to find out that Viola Desmond was chosen as the first Canadian woman to have their picture on Canada's $10 bill. Her story is truly remarkable in Canadian history. This is a very good tribute. Lydia!

Happy Canada Day

Today is the 149th birthday of the country I call home. A good friend reminded me on her Facebook page some of the important things about this wonderful place and I thought I would make my own list. I was born and raised a Canadian by Canadian Parents My Dad's grandfather came from the US …