Fathers of the Confederation on the steps of Government House in Charlottetown, one of the most famous photos in Canadian history. Sir John A Mcdonald, Canada’s 1st Prime Minister sitting down in the middle of the photo with George-Étienne Cartier standing next to him on his right.

Celebrating Canada 150

Photos and Text by Vincent Lê Hoàng Long The making of Canada in Charlottetown, PEI 2017 is a very special year as Canada will celebrate its 150th birthday on July 1st.   Until 1867, there was no...

Turkey And Holiday Side That Are A Main Event

Foodies across the country are beginning to shake off recipes that call for fussy, hard to find ingredients. Instead, they are looking for products that are home grown and full of natural flavour. A...
Photo Credits - Toronto Christmas Market

Wrap Yourself in Genuine Holiday Spirit

If you want to get into the holiday mood, there’s no better place to go than the historic Distillery District for the annual Toronto Christmas Market. Victorian-era Gooderham and Worts buildings provide a Charles...
Highland Village Church

Cape Breton’s Cultural Tapestry

The last time I was in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, I was 16, on a trip with my family in a camper van. The region was gorgeous, but being a teenager, I did not...
The April Flower

The April Flower

Flower specialists from online shops such as teleflora.com revealed that each month of the year is represented by a species of flower. For those born in the month of April, are you aware of...

Can A “Love Lock” Lock Your Love?

A “love lock” is a padlock that sweethearts fasten to a public structure, such as a bridge or gate. With their names inscribed on the padlock, the key is then throw away to symbolize...

A Healthy Transition into the New Year

Whatever our personal beliefs or inherited traditions, it’s impossible not to get caught up in end-of-year celebrations. From office parties to family get-togethers, gift-sharing to elaborate feasting, almost all religions and cultures schedule important...

Holiday Wreaths

When the snow starts to fly it is always warm and welcoming to see merry Christmas wreaths on front doors. Here are some tips on making the entrance to your home sparkle this season: Start...

GOLDEN NECTAR, What Makes Icewine So Precious?

They look like worthless, wizened raisins on the vine, but when freezing temperatures ready this crop for harvest, the product is pure, liquid gold. Canada’s icewine is a precious commodity, especially popular in the...

Season’s Greetings

A loving Christmas has yet come. A robust festive mood has spread unabashedly to every single street corner and household, giving our life some warmth against the wintry cold. All over the world, Christmas...