Monthly Archives: June 2013

Long Weekend

Happy, safe long weekend, everyone!  And an especially fun Canada Day.  Hope you see Spirit River’s fireworks display, or one somewhere else 🙂 Look for more posts on Tuesday.

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It’s the last day of the 2012 – 2013 school year!  Congratulations on your summer freedom, students 🙂 First on the to do list for some of the little ones will be a few hours on the playground without the … Continue reading

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Morning Call

Hopefully everyone in the Peace Country was high and dry last night.  What a downpour. How much rain did you get? If your neighbourhood is blessed with a robin, you must be… a little short of sleep these days.  A … Continue reading

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Woking Church

Today you get to think your own post.  Have a look at this beautiful, thought-provoking photo of Woking Church (second one down) from In My Back Pocket, a photography blog.  You’ll want to explore this one more 🙂

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The caterpillar invasion of the Peace Country is famous enough to make the CBC news.  Here’s hoping that the waning of June means the decline of the caterpillar’s appetites.  Have you seen how big they’ve gotten?  And strong.  Try pulling … Continue reading

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Welcome to Summer in the Peace Country!  Today certainly is a beautiful start to the new season.  And what a blazing red sunset to mark the end of the longest day.  And it’s Saturday! The circus was actually here in … Continue reading

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Blooming Labrador Tea

  Pictures by Carolyn BrownSnow?  No!!  It’s Labrador Tea in bloom in the muskeg.  Also known as Trapper’s or Indian Tea, the evergreen shrub is prolific and available year round.  You can chew the leaves or boil them to make … Continue reading

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