Canada Day 2013 ~

    Happy 146 th Birthday Canada ! I had a great time today at the 108 Heritage Site Canada Day Celebrations  ~ Even tho I didn’t spend a lot of time taking photos I hope you enjoy the ones I did take.  Spent the day with some super people cooking burgers and hotdogs. Lots …

Red Friday 100 Mile House ~

  Red Friday in Canada  People in Canada have worn red on Fridays to show support for troops serving in the Canadian Forces. Red is chosen because it is an official Canadian color, and historically is a color of remembrance because it symbolizes the red poppies in Flanders Fields and the loss of life that the country has endured. Many …

Happy 145th Birthday Canada !

Just a few tidbits about our Canadian flag that we proudly wave on Canada Day !   This was our flag up until 1965.     The Canadian Red Ensign is the former flag of Canada, used by the federal government though it was never adopted as official by the Parliament of Canada. It is a British Red Ensign, featuring …