Ancestry

Ancestry is about heritage and lineage. These words may seem the same but they mean two different things.   Heritage is something that is handed down from the past like…

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Converting a Country

Early on in my school years Canada changed its weights and measures system from Imperial to Metric. Overnight quarts became litres, yards became meters and pounds became kilos. There was…

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Milk

“The planning, implementation and coordination of the details of a business or other operation.” (Dictionary.com). “The detailed coordination of a complex operation involving many people, facilities, or supplies,” (New Oxford…

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Crumbling Around Us

‘Infrastructure’ is a word that I hear used frequently at this time of year, and it is usually preceded by the word ‘decaying’. Infrastructure is the basic underlying framework that…

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Permanent Record

Lack of time this week means you get something from the past. This was written in 2014 but seems to be just as relevant today as then. Now the President…

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The Siege at Los Gringos

I consider myself a lucky man. Not because I have achieved great fortune or risen to the pinnacle of my profession. Not because I have done great things or played…

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A Different Feeling

There have been many changes to the resort at the Playa Magante. Some good, some not so good. I have been struggling to decide what I should say and what…

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Socks

I received a communique from Rock some 48 hours ago. He told me that he and Stream were packed and ready to go. He also inquired as to the weather,…

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