Tag Archives: Canadian flag

A Daglan salute to Canada

Today (July 1) is Canada Day, and my wife Jan and I marked the occasion by placing Canadian flags in the planters on the front steps of our home in Daglan. Have a look: As patriotic Canadians, of course, we … Continue reading

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A glorious Canada Day, and some coming events

As we awoke this morning, the sun was beating down, the sky was a bright blue, and the air was still. And then my wife Jan said those three magic words to me that all Canadians love to hear, whether … Continue reading

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Canada Day in Daglan

Today we celebrated Canada Day, here in Daglan, France. Seriously, eh? Yes, right from breakfast onwards, it’s been a bi-cultural day of joyous fun, patriotic showing off, and (of course) eating. The food, Part 1. Let’s start with breakfast. (Duh.) … Continue reading

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