Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday

Hurray — On July 1, Canada celebrates its 150th birthday! All Canadians should celebrate.  Just for fun, I’ll list my 150 reasons for celebration. A great place to live.  I would not choose another country to call home. Indigenous heritage.  Canada has a horrible history with indigenous peoples yet, I believe that most indigenous peoples […]

Oh Canada — Celebrating Canada Day

“Oh Canada, our home and native land” — we’ll sing these words of the national anthem tomorrow as we celebrate Canada Day, our national holiday. Canada Day is a time to contemplate the benefits and privileges of Canadian citizenship. Here are my top ten. 1.  I value the Charter of Rights and Freedoms which forms […]

Celebrate Canada Day on July 1

July 1 — It’s time to celebrate Canada Day! This is a day for picnics, parades, barbecues, outdoor concerts, and fireworks. It’s a day to fly our red and white maple leaf flag with pride.  It’s a day to wear red and white clothing as a show of Canadian pride. Reflect on Canadian citizenship Canada Day […]